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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|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|
|Defining the Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Pediatric Brain Tumor Penetrance||Washington University / Nicole Brossier, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|CAMKV as a Target for Immunotherapy in MYCN-Amplified Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Robyn Sussman, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Pennsylvania|
|Epigenomic Mechanisms of Neuroblastoma Tumorigenesis||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Jo Lynne Harenza, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|Elucidating the Mechanism of ERK Mediated Pathogenesis of LCH||Baylor College of Medicine / Rikhia Chakraborty, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Elucidating the Role of Human FAN1 Nuclease in DNA Crosslink Repair||Yale School of Medicine / Timsi Rao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Connecticut|
|Targeting the Metabolic Drivers of Chemo Resistance in Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Harvard University / Nick van Gastel, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Massachusetts|
|A Pilot Study of the Feasibility and Acceptability of an Interactive Computerized Symptom Assessment Tool to Assess Disease and Treatment-Related Symptoms Experienced by Children with Cancer||University of California San Francisco / Tina Baggott, RN, PhD, PNP||Nurse Researcher 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|