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|
|Understanding and inhibiting mechanisms of metastatic spread in osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||California|
|Using Chemical Genetics to Define the Precise Role of RUNX1 in Transcription and Beyond||Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Kristy Stengel||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2022||New York|
|GENOME ORIGAMI: Refolding Aberrant Chromosome 3D Structure for Treating NUT Carcinoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Kyle Eagen, PhD||R Accelerated Award Grants||2022||Texas|
|Targeting the biological underpinnings of pulmonary metastasis in osteosarcoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Rani George, MD/PhD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||Massachusetts|
|Inhibition of translation initiation as a novel therapeutic strategy against MYCN-amplified neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Rani George, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Molecular circuitry of fibrolamellar carcinoma||Massachusetts General Hospital / Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Isoform-specific TNC-redirected T cell Therapy for DIPG||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Stephen Gottschalk, MD and Giedre Krenciute, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Tennessee|
|Exploiting glypican diversity in neuroblastoma plasticity with bicistronic CAR T cell targeting||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Kristopher Bosse, MD||'A' Award Grants||2022||Pennsylvania|
|Developing Novel Transcription Factor PROTACs to Disrupt the HMGA1 Epigenome in Relapsed Leukemia||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Linda Resar, MD and Jian Jin, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Maryland|
|Phase I trial of multilamellar mRNA lipid particles for recurrent pediatric high grade glioma||University of Florida / Elias Sayour, MD/PhD||R Accelerated Award Grants||2022||Florida|