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|
|Elucidating the Role of SETD2 in Pediatric High Grade Glioma Formation||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Thomas De Raedt, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Enhancing the therapeutic efficacy of chimeric antigen receptor T cells for acute myeloid leukemia||Washington University / Miriam Kim, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|Epigenetic regulation of genomic instability and its therapeutic implications in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Birgit Knoechel, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Exploiting the Differentiation Potential of Pediatric High-Grade Glioma to Discover Novel Therapeutic Opportunities||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Mariella Filbin, MD/PhD||'A' Award Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Generation of CMV-specific CD19 CAR T cells Using Cytokine Capture Followed by Lentiviral Transduction and Expansion||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Margaret Lamb, MD||Reach Grants||2019||Ohio|
|Harmonizing Data Sharing Efforts towards a Federated Data Model||University of California at Santa Cruz / Olena M. Vaske, PhD & David Haussler, PhD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|
|Identification of Synthetically Immunogenic Compounds to Synergize with Immunotherapy in Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Adam Wolpaw, MD/PhD||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|
|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|