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|
|Targeted Inhibition of Lin28/let-7 Binding to Treat Pediatric Malignancy||Boston Children’s Hospital / George Q. Daley, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|DICER1-Driven Cancers: Models, Mechanisms and Therapies||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / James Amatruda, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Texas|
|Enhancing Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma||The Regents of the University of California, San Diego / Alice Yu, MD/PhD & Mitchell Diccianni, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Targeted Combination Therapy to Sensitize High-Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia to Methotrexate via Restoration of Ikaros Tumor Suppression||The Pennsylvania State University / Sinisa Dovat, MD/PhD & Chunhua Song, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Pre-clinical Testing of Novel Glutamine Metabolic Inhibitors in MYC-driven Medulloblastoma||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Eric Raabe, MD/PhD & Dr. Barbara Slusher, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Maryland|
|Detection of Circulating Tumor DNA in Pediatric Sarcomas||The Regents of the University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Maximillian Diehn, MD/PhD (Stanford University)||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Preclinical Testing of Candidate Therapeutics in a Pediatric Spinal Cord High-grade Glioma Model||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Child's Exposure to Radiation from Medical Imaging and the Risk of Childhood Leukemia: Pooled Analyses from the Childhood Leukemia International Consortium (CLIC)||University of California Berkeley / Catherine Metayer, MD/PhD & Steve Selvin, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2016||California|
|Sepsis as innate immune stimulus: severe sepsis exposures and protection against relapse in children with acute leukemias||Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia / Alix Seif, MD||Epidemiology Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Engineering the CAR T Cells to Overcome Tumor Derived Immune-Inhibition in Glioblastoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Meenakshi Hegde, MD||'A' Award Grants||2016||Texas|