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|
|Untangling the Matrix in Medulloblastoma||St. Christopher's Hospital for Children / Duncan Stearns, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||Ohio|
|Treatment of high-risk pediatric brain tumors with a CD133-targeted adenovirus in combination with temozolomide||University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center / Marta Alonso, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||Texas|
|Therapeutics In Ovo||Oregon Health & Science University / Charles Keller||Innovation Grants||2008||Oregon|
|The Therapy-Related Symptom Checklist for Children (TRSC-C): Systematic Monitoring of Symptoms to Improve Oncology Interventions.||Kansas Medical Center Research Institute, Inc. / Phoebe Williams||Nurse Researcher Grants||2008||Kansas|
|The TC3 Line, a Zebrafish Model of T-Cell Malignancy||Huntsman Cancer Institute / Nathan Meeker, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||Utah|
|The role of OCT4 in self-renewal signaling and drug-resistance of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Markus Muschen||Innovation Grants||2008||California|
|The role of immunogenetics in natural killer cell targeting of neuroblastoma||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Katharine Hsu||Innovation Grants||2008||New York|
|Targeting HMGA1 in Pediatric T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Joelle Hillion, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||Maryland|
|Self-Management of Cancer-Related Fatigue by Adolescents: Pilot Study of an Evidence Based Educational Resource.||Seattle Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center / Catherine Fiona Macpherson||Nurse Researcher Grants||2008||Washington|
|Reciprocal interactions between tumor killer dendritic cells and tumor-induced regulatory T lymphocytes||University of Arizona / Nicolas Larmonier, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||Arizona|