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|
|Linking mitogenic sonic hedgehog signaling to the oncogene Yap 1 in neural stem/progenitor cells and medulloblastoma.||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Anna Kenney, PhD||Innovation Grants||2009||New York|
|Pharmacogenomics of childhood AML susceptibility and treatment response.||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Richard Aplenc||Innovation Grants||2009||Pennsylvania|
|BH3 profiling to define therapy resistance classes in neuroblastoma.||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Hogarty||Innovation Grants||2009||Pennsylvania|
|Adaptation of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) to the post-transplant allogeneic environment.||University of Rochester / Craig Mullen||Innovation Grants||2009||New York|
|Targeting wnt in synovial sarcoma models.||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / Josiane Eid||Innovation Grants||2009||Tennessee|
|Expanding access to new agents for children with refractory cancers: the experimental therapeutics program at Children's Hospital of Colorado.||Children's Hospital Colorado / Lia Gore, MD||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2009||Colorado|
|Development of a childhood leukemia translational research program.||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Lewis Silverman||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2009||Massachusetts|
|Biology-based clinical trials for children with cancer.||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Rochelle Bagatell||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2009||Pennsylvania|
|DFMO-based combination therapy for the treatment of advanced stage neuroblastoma.||Cancer Research Center of Hawaii / Dana-Lynn Koomoa||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Hawaii|
|MLL-based chromosomal translocations in the pathogenesis of childhood leukemia.||Children's Mercy / Erin Guest||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Missouri|