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|
|KAM: Kids are Moving; An Exercise Program for Children with Cancer||University of Minnesota / Mary Catherine (Casey) Hooke, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2014||Minnesota|
|Symptom Patterns during Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recovery||Duke University Medical Center / Cheryl Rodgers, RN, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2014||North Carolina|
|Pediatric Oncology Nurses' Experiences with Prognosis-Related Communication||Marquette University / Amy Newman, RN, MSN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2014||Wisconsin|
|Deciphering the Mechanisms of Medulloblastoma Treatment Resistance using Integrative Genomics||Hospital for Sick Children / Vijay Ramaswamy, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Ontario|
|Targeting the Epigenome of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Sama Ahsan, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Maryland|
|Understanding and Preventing Healthy Tissue Damage in Pediatric Cancer Patients||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Kristopher Sarosiek, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Massachusetts|
|Targeting Aberrant Hh Signaling with BET Bromodomain Inhibition as a Novel Therapeutic Strategy Against MB and DIPG||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Yujie Tang, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||California|
|Targeting the Thymic Stromal Lymphopoeitin Receptor Signaling Axis to Reduce Relapse of High Risk Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||National Cancer Institute / Christopher Chien, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Maryland|
|Identification of Resistance Mechanisms and Novel Therapeutic Strategies in Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Resistant FLT3/ITD Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Katherine Tarlock, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Washington|
|APOBEC3 in Pediatric Leukemia: a Biomarker for Sensitivity to PARP Inhibition?||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Abby Green, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Pennsylvania|