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|
|Loss of ER-mitochondria contacts drives therapy resistance in neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Hogarty, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting tumor associated macrophages in metastatic Ewing sarcoma (ES)||New York Medical College / Mitchell Cairo, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|A leukemia organoid platform for dissection and targeting of tumor-niche interactions||Columbia Institute for Cancer Genetics / Adolfo Ferrando, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|Phosphopeptides as shared targets for donor derived T cell therapy of AML||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Richard O'Reilly, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|The Interplay Between Histone Mutations and Replication Stress in Shaping Glioma Phenotypes||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Pratiti Bandopadhayay, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Circulating Tumor Biomarkers: New Paradigms for Management of Neuroblastoma||University of Chicago / Mark Applebaum, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2021||Illinois|
|Turning Killers into THINKers: TME Hostility-Impervious NK Cells for Treating Neuroblastoma and Sarcoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Robin Parihar, MD/PhD||'A' Award Grants||2021||Texas|
|Novel Genomic Diagnostics for Intracranial Germ Cell Tumors||Connecticut Children's Medical Center Foundation, Inc. / Ching Lau, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Connecticut|
|Dual PTK7/GD2 Gamma Delta CAR T Cell Therapy for Neuroblastoma||Emory University / Kelly Goldsmith, MD & H. Trent Spencer, PhD & Chris B. Doering, PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Georgia|
|Stapled Peptide PROTAC: A 3-in-1 Treatment for Pediatric Solid Tumors||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Loren Walensky, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Massachusetts|