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|
|Targeting tumor associated macrophages in metastatic Ewing sarcoma (ES)||New York Medical College / Mitchell Cairo, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|A leukemia organoid platform for dissection and targeting of tumor-niche interactions||Columbia Institute for Cancer Genetics / Adolfo Ferrando, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|Phosphopeptides as shared targets for donor derived T cell therapy of AML||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Richard O'Reilly, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|Neural Crest Gene Regulatory Networks Underlying Normal Meningeal Development and Onset of Meningioma||California Institute of Technology / Ayyappa Raja Desingu Rajan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||California|
|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|
|Hematopoietic Stem And Progenitor Cells Sustain Inflammation And Promote Relapse In The AML Niche||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Ding-Wen (Roger) Chen, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|STING Pathway Activation: The Missing Link between Genomic Instability and Antitumor Immunity in Osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Elizabeth Young, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||California|
|Activating Metabolic Pathways to Increase the Persistence of Leukemia Targeting T Cells||Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh / Erica Braverman, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|Redefining Osteosarcoma Metastases as Chronic Non-healing Lung Wounds: Implications for Developing Novel Therapies||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / James Reinecke, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Ohio|
|Social Determinants of Health, Hospital-level Resources, and Risk of Septic Shock in Pediatric Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Jenny Ruiz, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|