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|
|ECM-targeted CAR T-cell therapy for high-grade glioma||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Jessica Wagner, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|Platform development for target identification in high risk pediatric leukemias||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Adolfo A Ferrando, MD/PhD, Charles Mullighan, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||Tennessee|
|CD36-Sphingosine 1-Phosphate Axis in Osteosarcoma Progression||Medical University of South Carolina / Meenal Mehrotra, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||South Carolina|
|Identifying targeted treatments for DICER1-associated sarcomas||Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre / William Foulkes, MD/PhD & Sidong Huang, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Quebec|
|Multivalent Nanomedicine to Treat High-Risk Pediatric Solid Tumors||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Garrett Brodeur, MD||Reach Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting MYCN||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Yael Mossé, MD & Julie Park, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Norepinephrine Transporter-Targeted Pharmacotherapy of Aggressive Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Chorny, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Cancer Risk and Incidence in Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Jennifer Kalish, MD/PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Bcl2-Family Inhibitors in Neuroblastoma: Mechanism of Action, Therapy Resistance, and Development of Biomarkers||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Claudia Zapata, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Identify Novel Druggable Targets to Treat Philadelphia chromosome-like B-Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Wei Tong, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|