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|
|The anti-tumor immune microenvironment in the Sonic Hedgehog subclass of medulloblastoma||Emory University / Anna Kenney, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Georgia|
|Targeting mechanisms of Siglec15-mediated immune evasion in hematologic malignancies||Emory University / Christopher Porter, MD||Innovation Grants||2019||Georgia|
|Using Splice Switching Oligonucleotides (SSOs) to target MDM2 for rhabdomyosarcoma therapy||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Dawn Chandler, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Ohio|
|Developing drugs to treat NT5C2 mediated resistance in pediatric ALL||New York University School of Medicine / William Carroll, MD||Innovation Grants||2019||New York|
|Identify Novel Druggable Targets to Treat Philadelphia chromosome-like B-Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Wei Tong, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|CD36-Sphingosine 1-Phosphate Axis in Osteosarcoma Progression||Medical University of South Carolina / Meenal Mehrotra, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||South Carolina|
|The use of hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells to reverse treatment resistance to PD-1 blockade||University of Florida / Catherine Flores, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Florida|
|Identifying targeted treatments for DICER1-associated sarcomas||Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre / William Foulkes, MD/PhD & Sidong Huang, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Quebec|
|Targeting symmetric division in pediatric cancers||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Rosalind Segal, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Epigenetic regulation of genomic instability and its therapeutic implications in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Birgit Knoechel, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Massachusetts|