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|
|Epigenetic therapies to concurrently target DIPG tumor cells and harness the immune system||The Regents of the University of Michigan / Sriram Venneti, MD/PhD||R Accelerated Award Grants||2022||Michigan|
|Phase I trial of multilamellar mRNA lipid particles for recurrent pediatric high grade glioma||University of Florida / Elias Sayour, MD/PhD||R Accelerated Award Grants||2022||Florida|
|GENOME ORIGAMI: Refolding Aberrant Chromosome 3D Structure for Treating NUT Carcinoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Kyle Eagen, PhD||R Accelerated Award Grants||2022||Texas|
|Small Molecule Degraders for Targeting Transcription Factor Drivers of Childhood Cancers||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Charles G. Mullighan, MBBS(Hons), MSc, MD, FRACP, FRCPA||Crazy 8 Awards||2020||Tennessee|
|Barcoding Pediatric Leukemia for Therapeutic Purposes||Boston Children's Hospital / Leonard Zon, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2020||Massachusetts|
|Understanding and inhibiting mechanisms of metastatic spread in osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||California|
|Targeting the biological underpinnings of pulmonary metastasis in osteosarcoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Rani George, MD/PhD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||Massachusetts|
|Drugging MYCN||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Yael Mossé, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2020||Pennsylvania|
|Tracking Ewing Sarcoma Origin by Developmental and Trans-species Genomics||St. Anna Children´s Cancer Research Institute / Heinrich Kovar, PhD||Crazy 8 Awards||2020|
|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|