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|
|The Interplay Between Histone Mutations and Replication Stress in Shaping Glioma Phenotypes||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Pratiti Bandopadhayay, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Dissecting Functional uORFs as a Source of Cancer Genes in High-Risk Medulloblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / John Prensner, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Circulating Tumor Biomarkers: New Paradigms for Management of Neuroblastoma||University of Chicago / Mark Applebaum, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2021||Illinois|
|Dissecting the Contribution and Inheritance of Germline DNA Damage Repair Gene Mutations in Neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Riaz Gillani, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|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|
|Exploiting the Potential of Bromodomain Inhibitors in Ewing Sarcoma||Seattle Children's Hospital / Shireen Ganapathi, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Washington|
|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|
|The Role of LIN28B-let-7-PBK Axis on the Growth and Metastasis of Group 3 Medulloblastoma||Emory University / Shubin Shahab, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Georgia|
|GD2-directed CAR T cell therapy for H3K27M+ spinal cord diffuse midline glioma||Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University / Michelle Monje||Catalyst Grants||2021||California|
|Using Neurofibromatosis-1 (NF1) to understand Pediatric Brain Tumor Initiation||Stanford University School of Medicine / Yuan Pan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||California|