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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Targeting the Rac GTPase Pathway to Sabotage RAS Signaling in RAS-mutated Leukemia||Boston Children's Hospital / Sara Canovas Nunes, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||Massachusetts|
|Choline Kinase and Alkylating Agent Resistance in Refractory Childhood Leukemias||Boston Children's Hospital / Alejandro Gutierrez, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Role of PHF6 Mutations in Germline RUNX1 Deficiency Associated Hematopoietic Disorders||Boston Children's Hospital / Serine Avagyan, MD/PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Palliative Care and End-of-Life Communication Experiences of Pediatric Oncology Nurses.||Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes Jewish College of Nursing / Verna Hendricks-Ferguson, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Missouri|
|Immunotherapeutic Targeting of Stem Cells in Pediatric Brain Tumors||Harbor - UCLA Medical Center / Joseph Lasky||Young Investigator Grants||2008||California|
|Discovery of Inhibitors of MLL Fusion Proteins as Targeted Therapies for Pediatric Acute Leukemia||Nemours Center for Childhood Cancer Research / Andrew Napper||Innovation Grants||2010||Delaware|
|Immune Stimulatory Antigen Loaded Particles (ISAPS) for the Treatment of Solid Childhood Tumors||Children's National Medical Center / Suzanne Miles||Young Investigator Grants||2009||District of Columbia|
|Preliminary Content Validation Steps for the Pediatric Oncology Patient Self-Report CTCAE||Children's National Medical Center / Pamela Hinds||Nurse Researcher Grants||2011||District of Columbia|
|Exploring the impact of a teen weekend on the quality of life of the adolescent with cancer: A qualitative, case/control study.||The Children's Mercy Hospital / Kristin Stegenga, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Missouri|
|The Identification of Neuroblastoma Cancer Stem Cells.||Stanford University / Robert Cho||Young Investigator Grants||2007||California|