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|
|Zebrafish Modeling of PAX3-FOXO1 Driven Rhabdomyosarcoma||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Genevieve Kendall, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Enhancing the Viability, Function, and Safety, of Genetically-Enhanced NK Cells Within the Solid Tumor Microenvironment With IL-15 and a Suicide Gene||Baylor College of Medicine / Robin Parihar, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Elucidating the Mechanism of ERK Mediated Pathogenesis of LCH||Baylor College of Medicine / Rikhia Chakraborty, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Small Molecule Inhibitors of ERG for Pediatric Leukemia and Sarcoma||University of Virginia, School of Medicine / John Bushweller, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||Virginia|
|Pharmacogenomics and Drug Screening Lead to a Novel Targeted Therapy with Potent and Specific Activity Against Mouse Models of MYCN-amplified Neuroblastoma||Virginia Commonwealth University / Anthony Faber, MD & Yael Mosse, MD (CHOP)||Innovation Grants||2015||Virginia|
|Critical Contributions of CRM1 to Leukemogenesis||University of Vermont / Jessica Linda Heath, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Vermont|
|Targeting Novel Pediatric-Specific FLT3 Mutations||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Soheil Meshinchi, MD,PhD||Reach Grants||2015||Washington|
|Optimizing Bispecific Antibody Therapy for Acute Leukemias||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Roland Walter, MD, PhD & James Olson, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||Washington|
|Prospective Symptom Assessment in Children with Advanced Cancer||University of Wisconsin - Madison / Kathleen Montgomery, PhD & Jennifer Madden, RN/MSN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2015||Wisconsin|
|Identifying how Pre-existing Anti-Therapeutic Antibodies (PATA) are Associated with Better Outcome in a Clinical Trial of ADCC-inducing Anti-GD2 mAb||University of Wisconsin - Madison / Paul Sondel, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||Wisconsin|