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|
|Dissecting the Contribution and Inheritance of Germline DNA Damage Repair Gene Mutations in Neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Riaz Gillani, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Characterization of the Role of Chromosome 1p Deletion in MYCN-Amplified Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Miller Huang, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Mechanisms of Oncogenic Transformation by TLX1/HOX11||University of Michigan / Mark Chiang||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Michigan|
|Molecular Mechanism and Development of Therapeutic Strategies Targeting MYCN-induced Calcium Signaling in Advanced Neuroblastoma||University of Hawaii at Hilo / Ingo Koomoa-Lange, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Hawaii|
|Targeting TGFb Pathway Dependencies in Group 3 Medulloblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Zulekha Qadeer, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|Characterization and Targeting of Novel Activating BRAF Mutations in Pediatric Brain Tumors||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Angela Waanders, MD, MPH||Young Investigator Grants||2010||Pennsylvania|
|Engager T Cells: A Novel Immunotherapeutic for AML||University of Michigan / Challice Bonifant, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Michigan|
|Optimizing EGFR targeted therapy in pediatric malignant glioma.||University of California San Francisco / Theodore Nicolaides||Young Investigator Grants||2009||California|
|A Comparison of Parent and Clinician Reported Toxicities in Standard Radiation Versus Proton Beam Radiation in Children with Posterior Fossa Tumors.||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Rosanna Pollack, RN & Cynthia Schmus, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Pennsylvania|
|Development of a Connectedness with Healthcare Providers Scale for Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer||Indiana University / Celeste Phillips-Salimi||Nurse Researcher Grants||2011||Indiana|