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|
|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|
|Epigenetic therapies to concurrently target DIPG tumor cells and harness the immune system||The Regents of the University of Michigan / Sriram Venneti, MD/PhD||R Accelerated Award Grants||2022||Michigan|
|Targeting Kinase Inhibitor Induced DNA-Damage Response in Ph-Like ALL||Temple University / Christian Hurtz, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2022||Pennsylvania|
|Understanding and inhibiting mechanisms of metastatic spread in osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||California|
|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|
|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|
|Targeting the biological underpinnings of pulmonary metastasis in osteosarcoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Rani George, MD/PhD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||Massachusetts|
|Delivering on the Promise of Germline Genetic Testing for RUNX1 Variants||University of Washington, Seattle / Abbye McEwen, MD, PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2022||Washington|
|Developmental origins of leukemia in Down Syndrome||University of Rochester / James Palis, MD & Laurie Steiner, MD||Innovation Grants||2022||New York|
|Enhancing TKI Therapy in Ph-Like Leukemia||The Regents of the University of California, Irvine / David Fruman, PhD||Reach Grants||2022||California|