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|
|GPC2 as an Oncogene and Immunotherapeutic Target in High-risk Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Kristopher Bosse, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|CD47-blocking Oncolytic Vaccinia Viruses as Biotherapeutics for Pediatric Solid Tumors||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Stephen Gottschalk, MD & Nino Rainusso, MD||Innovation Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|Enhancing Coping and Communication in Children with Cancer and Their Parents: A Novel Internet-Based Intervention||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / Bruce Compas, PhD||Psychosocial Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|Neurocognitive Outcomes in Survivors of Childhood Leukemia with Down Syndrome||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Lisa Jacola, PhD||Psychosocial Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|MYC as a Driver and Anti-Cancer Target in Malignant Rhabdoid Tumors||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / William Tansey, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|The Role of MiRNA Impairment in Wilms' Tumor Formation||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / Kenneth Chen, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|Genetically Engineered T Cells as Therapy for Pediatric Glioma||Baylor College of Medicine / Giedre Krenciute, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|Targeting PLK1 as a Common Mechanism in Ph-like ALL||University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center / Joya Chandra, PhD||Reach Grants||2016||Texas|
|Interrogating the Enhancer Landscapes of Ependymoma to Inform Novel Therapies||Baylor College of Medicine / Stephen Mack, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|Engineering the CAR T Cells to Overcome Tumor Derived Immune-Inhibition in Glioblastoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Meenakshi Hegde, MD||'A' Award Grants||2016||Texas|