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 Role of PTPRD as a Tumor Suppressor in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis||Mayo Clinic / Shizhen Zhu, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Minnesota|
|Genetic Dissection of Trisomy 21-TMD Using Human Pluripotent Stem Cells||Boston Children's Hospital / Glenn MacLean||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Massachusetts|
|Histone Modification and Hmgn1 Overexpression as Drivers of B-ALL with Polysomy 21||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Andrew Lane, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Massachusetts|
|Investigating the Role of Circadian Rhythm in the Progression of Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Boston Children's Hospital / Samantha Morris, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Massachusetts|
|Dissecting the Hierarchy of Tumor Cell Differentiation Using Dual Recombinase Technology in a Novel Mouse Model of Rhabdomyosarcoma||Duke University Medical Center / David Van Mater, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||North Carolina|
|Oncogenic Hedgehog Pathway Activation by a Putative Rho GTPase-Activating Protein||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Jun Ni, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Characterization of the Role of Chromosome 1p Deletion in MYCN-Amplified Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Miller Huang, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Epigenetic Regulation of T cell Activation and Immunotherapy||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Brian Ladle, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Maryland|
|Targeted Inhibition of Signaling Networks in Pediatric Glioblastoma Stem Cells||University of California Berkeley / Erin Simonds, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Reversing the Oncogenic Roles of Misdirected Chromatin Remodeling in Synovial Sarcoma||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Cigall Kadoch, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|