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|
|Identification of TFAP4 (Transcription Factor AP-4/Activating Enhancer Binding Protein) as a Potential Master Regulator/Synthetic Lethal Gene of MYCN Amplified Neuroblastoma||Columbia University Medical Center / Darrell Yamashiro, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||New York|
|Therapeutic Potential of the MST1/Hippo Tumor Suppressor Pathway in Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma||Duke University / Corinne Mary Linardic, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||North Carolina|
|Nanoparticle Delivery of Therapeutic Agents in Neuroblastomas||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Garrett M. Brodeur, MD||Innovation Grants||2013||Pennsylvania|
|Defining the Role of a Novel, Developmentally Restricted Hematopoietic Stem Cell in Pediatric Leukemias||University of California at Santa Cruz / Camilla Forsberg, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||California|
|An Oncolytic Herpes Simplex Virus Restricted in Entry to Neuroblastoma Cells||Northwestern University Medical School / Richard Longnecker, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||Illinois|
|Genetic Alterations in Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumors||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / George Jallo, MD||Innovation Grants||2013||Maryland|
|Novel Targeted Therapies for Rhabdomyosarcoma||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Michael Dyer, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||Tennessee|
|DICER1, MicroRNAs and Pediatric Cancer: An Emerging Story||Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre / William Foulkes, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||Quebec|
|Therapeutic Targeting of LARG-RhoA Signaling Axis in Childhood Leukemia||Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center / Yi Zheng, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||Ohio|
|An Intersection of Cell Metabolism and Differentiation in Childhood Sarcomas||Cedars-Sinai Medical Center / Sandra Orsulic, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||California|