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|
|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||Columbia University / Adolfo A Ferrando, MD/PhD, Charles Mullighan, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||New York|
|The Role of Germline Variants in Infant Leukemogenesis||Washington University / Margaret Ferris, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|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|
|Novel Genomic Drivers in Pediatric Polyposis Syndromes||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Suzanne MacFarland, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Harmonizing Data Sharing Efforts towards a Federated Data Model||University of California at Santa Cruz / Olena M. Vaske, PhD & David Haussler, PhD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|
|Developing drugs to treat NT5C2 mediated resistance in pediatric ALL||New York University School of Medicine / William Carroll, MD||Innovation Grants||2019||New York|
|Practical, Reproducible, and Statistically-Rigorous Workflows for Single-Nucleus Analysis of Childhood Cancer Data||Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health / Stephanie C. Hicks, PhD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||Maryland|
|CD36-Sphingosine 1-Phosphate Axis in Osteosarcoma Progression||Medical University of South Carolina / Meenal Mehrotra, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||South Carolina|
|Overcoming Obstacles to Drug Development in Pediatric Cancer||Stanford University School of Medicine / Crystal L. Mackall, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|