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.
Use the search tool to refine your results. You can also click on a heading to sort by project title, institution name, or year the grant was awarded. Click on the project title to read more information.
You can learn about ALSF's grant review process here.
ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Molecular Basis of ALK Inhibition Resistance in High-risk Neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / David Debruyne, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|The Role of ARID1A in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Hui Shi, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Resistance and Develop Improved Treatments for Relapsed/refractory Pediatric ALL||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Elizabeth Townsend, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Web-Based Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Insomnia in Adolescent Cancer Survivors||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Eric Zhou, PhD||Psychosocial Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Pre-clinical Evaluation of LSD1 Inhibitors for the Treatment of Pediatric Ewing sarcoma: Defining the Biomarkers of Sensitivity and Mechanisms of Resistance||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Kathleen Pishas, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Bad Influence: EWS/FLI Alters LSD1 and NuRD Interactions to Enforce Oncogenic Function in Ewing’s||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Emily Theisen, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Improving Immune-Mediated Oncolytic Viral Therapy: Engineering Tumor Vaccine Elements into the Virus||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Kevin Cassady, MD & Christopher Walker, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Single-cell RNA-seq Profiling of Transcriptional Transition States During Human Retinoblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Sunhye Lee, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Altered Cerebral Blood Flow after Pediatric Posterior Fossa Brain Tumor Treatment||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Mary Baron Nelson, RN/PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2016||California|
|Genetically Engineered T Cells as Therapy for Pediatric Glioma||Baylor College of Medicine / Giedre Krenciute, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|