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|
|ECM-targeted CAR T-cell therapy for high-grade glioma||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Jessica Wagner, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|MTG-16 Regulation by Phosphorylation||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / Michael Engel, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||Tennessee|
|Targeting Eya2 to Inhibit c-Myc driven Medulloblastoma Tumor Progression||University of Colorado Denver / Melanie Vincent, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Colorado|
|Therapeutic Targets and Molecular Mechanisms in Childhood Brainstem Tumors||University Health Network - Toronto Western Research Institute / Jerome Fortin, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Ontario|
|Accessing Combinatorial Effect of PARP Inhibitor with DNA Damaging Agent in Rhabdomyosarcoma at Single Cell Resolution||Massachusetts General Hospital / Chuan Yan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Massachusetts|
|E2A translocations in pediatric leukemia: developing new therapeutic targets||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Bruce Fischer, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||Pennsylvania|
|Developing Targeted Immunotherapy Against Pediatric Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Melinda Biernacki, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Washington|
|Histone Modification and Hmgn1 Overexpression as Drivers of B-ALL with Polysomy 21||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Andrew Lane, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Massachusetts|
|Genomic Alterations in Medulloblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Shahab Asgharzadeh, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||California|
|Investigating the Role of Circadian Rhythm in the Progression of Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Boston Children's Hospital / Samantha Morris, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Massachusetts|