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|
|Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Mary Beth Ross, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||Ohio|
|Pre-clinical Evaluation of LSD1 Inhibitors for the Treatment of Pediatric Ewing sarcoma: Defining the Biomarkers of Sensitivity and Mechanisms of Resistance||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Kathleen Pishas, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Bad Influence: EWS/FLI Alters LSD1 and NuRD Interactions to Enforce Oncogenic Function in Ewing’s||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Emily Theisen, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Improving Immune-Mediated Oncolytic Viral Therapy: Engineering Tumor Vaccine Elements into the Virus||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Kevin Cassady, MD & Christopher Walker, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Families of Children with Advanced Cancer: Quality of Life & Goals of Care||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Cindy Gerhardt, PhD||Psychosocial Family Impact Grant||2017||Ohio|
|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|
|Generation of CMV-specific CD19 CAR T cells Using Cytokine Capture Followed by Lentiviral Transduction and Expansion||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Margaret Lamb, MD||Reach Grants||2019||Ohio|
|Developing an accurate genetic model for rhabdomyosarcoma therapy||Children's Research Institute / Dawn Chandler, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||District of Columbia|
|Child and Adolescent Preferences for Involvement in their Cancer Treatment Decisions||Children's Research Institute / Katherine Kelly, Ph.D.||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||District of Columbia|
|Neurocognitive Assessments within COG: An Intensive, Integrated Model for Successfully Evaluating Children with High-Risk ALL||Children's Research Institute / Kristina Hardy, PhD||Psychosocial Grants||2014||District of Columbia|