ALSF Childhood Cancer Research Grants
With your support, we have been able to fund outstanding research, leading toward cures and improved quality of life for children with cancer. Browse through more than 1,000 funded projects below.
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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Screening for New Rhabdomyosaroma Pathogenesis Genes in a Drosophila Model||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Kathleen Galindo||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Texas|
|Anthracycline-Induced Cardiac Toxicity in Pediatric Acute Myeloid Leukemia||University of Pennsylvania / Kelly Getz, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|Targeted Hyperactivation of PI3K/AKT in B-cell malignancies||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Vishal Khairnar, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Zebrafish Modeling of PAX3-FOXO1 Driven Rhabdomyosarcoma||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Genevieve Kendall, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Investigation of Genetic and Molecular Mechanisms of Second Malignant Neoplasms in a Mouse Model||University of California San Francisco / Jean Nakamura||Young Investigator Grants||2011||California|
|Developing an accurate genetic model for rhabdomyosarcoma therapy||Children's Research Institute / Dawn Chandler, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||District of Columbia|
|Targeted Inhibition of Signaling Networks in Pediatric Glioblastoma Stem Cells||University of California Berkeley / Erin Simonds, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Autophagy and mTOR Inhibition in Pediatric Gliomas with BRAF Mutations||University of Colorado Denver / Jean Mulcahy Levy, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Colorado|
|Targeting HMGA1 in Pediatric T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Joelle Hillion, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||Maryland|
|Investigating Epigenetic Mechanisms of Response to Allogenic CAR T Cell Therapy||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Caitlin Zebley, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Tennessee|