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|
|Interrogating the Enhancer Landscapes of Ependymoma to Inform Novel Therapies||Baylor College of Medicine / Stephen Mack, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|Pre-clinical Evaluation of LSD1 Inhibitors for the Treatment of Pediatric Ewing sarcoma: Defining the Biomarkers of Sensitivity and Mechanisms of Resistance||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Kathleen Pishas, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Elucidating the Role of Human FAN1 Nuclease in DNA Crosslink Repair||Yale School of Medicine / Timsi Rao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Connecticut|
|Role of Kindlin-3 In Natural Killer Cell Mediated Tumor Killing||Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Milwaukee / Nathan Schloemer, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Wisconsin|
|Preclinical Testing of Candidate Therapeutics in a Pediatric Spinal Cord High-grade Glioma Model||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Development of an anti-KIR3DL1 Antibody to Promote Innate Immunity Against Neuroblastoma||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Katherine Hsu, MD/PhD & Nai-Kong Cheung, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|
|Developing and Distributing a Pediatric Spinal Cord High-grade Glioma Model||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Targeting Microenvironmental Support of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||University of Rochester / Craig Mullen, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|
|Improving Immune-Mediated Oncolytic Viral Therapy: Engineering Tumor Vaccine Elements into the Virus||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Kevin Cassady, MD & Christopher Walker, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Ohio|
|DICER1-Driven Cancers: Models, Mechanisms and Therapies||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / James Amatruda, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Texas|