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|
|Targeting TGFb Pathway Dependencies in Group 3 Medulloblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Zulekha Qadeer, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|A comprehensive public resource for fusion-negative sarcoma sequencing data||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Richard Gorlick, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|
|Understanding factors contributing to retention in care among children with cancer in sub-Saharan Africa||Baylor College of Medicine / Mark Zobeck, MD, PhD||Psychosocial Launch Grant||2019||Texas|
|Using Splice Switching Oligonucleotides (SSOs) to target MDM2 for rhabdomyosarcoma therapy||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Dawn Chandler, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Ohio|
|Generation of CMV-specific CD19 CAR T cells Using Cytokine Capture Followed by Lentiviral Transduction and Expansion||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Margaret Lamb, MD||Reach Grants||2019||Ohio|
|Platform development for target identification in high risk pediatric leukemias||Columbia University / Adolfo A Ferrando, MD/PhD, Charles Mullighan, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||New York|
|Exploiting the Differentiation Potential of Pediatric High-Grade Glioma to Discover Novel Therapeutic Opportunities||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Mariella Filbin, MD/PhD||'A' Award Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Single-cell Atlas of Pediatric Osteosarcoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Natalie Collins, MD/PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||Massachusetts|
|Targeted Hyperactivation of PI3K/AKT in B-cell malignancies||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Vishal Khairnar, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Targeting symmetric division in pediatric cancers||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Rosalind Segal, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Massachusetts|