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|
|Therapeutic Targeting of Childhood Leukemia by Pharmacological Inhibition of Proteolytic Cleavage of MLL1||Northwestern University (Illinois) / Zibo Zhao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Illinois|
|The Role of Pyruvate Dehydrogenase in Leukemia||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / Michalis Agathocleous, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2018||Texas|
|Targeting the Metabolic Drivers of Chemo Resistance in Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Harvard University / Nick van Gastel, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Massachusetts|
|Targeting the ALT Pathway to Induce Synthetic Lethality and Treat Poor Outcome Pediatric Tumors||University of California, Davis / Wolf-Dietrich Heyer, PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Targeting Oncogenic RAS in Pediatric Leukemia||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Loren Walensky, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Massachusetts|
|Targeting KDM6B in Pediatric Leukemia||Washington University / Grant A. Challen, PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Missouri|
|Targeting Glutamine Addiction in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Gliomas (DIPGs)||University of Michigan / Sriram Venneti, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Michigan|
|Surviving Cancer CAMPetently: Evidence-based Care Delivered at Family Camp||Nemours A.I. duPont Hospital for Children / Melissa Alderfer, PhD||Psychosocial Family Impact Grant||2018||Delaware|
|RNA-ECS to Quantify Rare Clonal RNA Species at Diagnosis, Remission and Relapse from the COG AAML1031 Study||Washington University / Todd Druley, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Missouri|
|RNA Methylation in Metabolically Disrupted Pediatric Cancers||University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio / Patricia Dahia, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Texas|