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|
|Development of An Innovative Treatment Strategy for Neuroblastoma and Other Pediatric Tumors: A Novel Phospholipid Ester Analogue and its Multifunctional Cancer-targeting Nanoconstruct||University of Wisconsin - Madison / Mario Otto||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Wisconsin|
|End-of-Life Care of Children with Cancer: Variation and Stakeholder Priorities||University of Alabama at Birmingham / Emily Johnston, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Alabama|
|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|
|Development of Targeted DNA-damaging Therapy for ATRX-deficient Pediatric Glioblastoma||University of Michigan / Carl Koschmann, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Michigan|
|The Role of PTPRD as a Tumor Suppressor in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis||Mayo Clinic / Shizhen Zhu, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Minnesota|
|Identification of Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma "Achilles' Heel"||National Cancer Institute / Fernanda Arnaldez||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Maryland|
|Developing an accurate genetic model for rhabdomyosarcoma therapy||Children's Research Institute / Dawn Chandler, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||District of Columbia|
|Role of Kindlin-3 In Natural Killer Cell Mediated Tumor Killing||Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Milwaukee / Nathan Schloemer, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Wisconsin|
|Genetic Dissection of Trisomy 21-TMD Using Human Pluripotent Stem Cells||Boston Children's Hospital / Glenn MacLean||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Massachusetts|
|Donor T-Cell DNA Methylation in GVHD and the Graft-vs-Tumor Effect after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Yiouli Panayiota Ktena, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||Maryland|