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|
|Cell Line and Xenograft Repository||Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center / Patrick Reynolds, MD/PhD||Catalyst Grants||2014||Texas|
|DNA Methylation Inhibitor Therapy for Testicular Germ Cell Tumors||University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign / Michael Spinella, Ph.D.||Reach Grants||2014||Illinois|
|Pediatric Oncology Nurses' Experiences with Prognosis-Related Communication||Marquette University / Amy Newman, RN, MSN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2014||Wisconsin|
|Development of a Screening Module to Assess Sibling-Related Psychosocial Risk in Families of Children with Cancer||Boston University / Kristin Long, PhD||Psychosocial Grants||2014||Massachusetts|
|Molecular Mechanism and Development of Therapeutic Strategies Targeting MYCN-induced Calcium Signaling in Advanced Neuroblastoma||University of Hawaii at Hilo / Ingo Koomoa-Lange, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Hawaii|
|Genomic Discovery of Wilms Tumor||Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute of Mount Sinai Hospital / Rayjean Hung, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2014||Ontario|
|Mechanisms of LGR5 Regulation and Function in Ewing sarcoma Metastasis||University of Michigan / Elizabeth Lawlor, M.D., Ph.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||Michigan|
|Development of Targeted DNA-damaging Therapy for ATRX-deficient Pediatric Glioblastoma||University of Michigan / Carl Koschmann, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Michigan|
|Perinatal Hormonal Biomarkers and Risk of Testicular Germ Cell Tumors||University of California Berkeley / Catherine Metayer, MD, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2014||California|
|Phase I Trial of Indoximod in Combination with Temozolomide-based Therapy for Children with Progressive Primary Brain Tumors||Georgia Health Sciences University Research Institute, Inc. / Theodore Johnson, M.D., Ph.D.||Bio-Therapeutic Impact Award||2014||Georgia|