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|
|Identifying targeted treatments for DICER1-associated sarcomas||Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre / William Foulkes, MD/PhD & Sidong Huang, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Quebec|
|CD36-Sphingosine 1-Phosphate Axis in Osteosarcoma Progression||Medical University of South Carolina / Meenal Mehrotra, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||South Carolina|
|Profiling the Transcriptional Heterogeneity of Diverse Pediatric Solid Tumors||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Michael Dyer, PhD and Xiang Chen, PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||Tennessee|
|Improving CAR T-Cell Therapy for Pediatric Osteosarcoma by Manipulating Arginine Metabolism||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Shannon Lange, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|Single-cell Profiling of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Charles Mullighan, MD and Jeffrey Klco, MD/PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||Tennessee|
|Single Nuclear RNA-seq and Spatial Transcriptomic Analysis of Anaplastic and Favorable Histology Wilms Tumor||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Andrew Murphy, MD and Xiang Chen, PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||Tennessee|
|ECM-targeted CAR T-cell therapy for high-grade glioma||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Jessica Wagner, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|Platform development for target identification in high risk pediatric leukemias||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Adolfo A Ferrando, MD/PhD, Charles Mullighan, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||Tennessee|
|Pediatric Osteosarcoma: Identifying the elusive molecular signature and its relationship to this disease||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Linda Hendershot, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|Targeting microenvironment-induced TGFB signaling to overcome drug resistance in acute lymphoblastic leukemia||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Charles Mullighan, MD||Innovation Grants||2019||Tennessee|