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|
|Zebrafish Modeling of PAX3-FOXO1 Driven Rhabdomyosarcoma||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Genevieve Kendall, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Two-pronged Cell Therapy: Engineering T Cells to Redirect Bystander T- and NK-Cells to Pediatric Cancer||Baylor College of Medicine / Stephen Gottschalk, M.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||Texas|
|Enhancing the Viability, Function, and Safety, of Genetically-Enhanced NK Cells Within the Solid Tumor Microenvironment With IL-15 and a Suicide Gene||Baylor College of Medicine / Robin Parihar, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Validation of microRNAs as valid targets in a pediatric sarcoma||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Mark Hatley||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Texas|
|Understanding the Role of a Novel Hereditary Cancer Gene||University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio / Patricia Dahia||Innovation Grants||2010||Texas|
|Adoptive immunotherapy using clinical-grade T cells.||University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center / Laurence Cooper, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2007||Texas|
|Parallel sequencing to identify the causes of childhood cancer||Baylor College of Medicine / Sharon Plon||Innovation Grants||2008||Texas|
|The Meaning of Adolescents' Eating Experiences during Bone Marrow Transplant Recovery.||Baylor College of Medicine / Cheryl Rodgers, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Texas|
|Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma with CAR.GD2 NKT Cells||Baylor College of Medicine / Leonid S. Metelitsa, M.D., Ph.D.||Bio-Therapeutic Impact Award||2014||Texas|
|Immunotherapy Of Neuroblastoma With Natural Killer T Cells Engineered To Target O-acetyl-GD2||Baylor College of Medicine / Andras Heczey, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Texas|