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|
|GPC2 as an Oncogene and Immunotherapeutic Target in High-risk Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Kristopher Bosse, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Identification of Mechanisms of Resistance to Trametinib Monotherapy in PAX-fusion Negative Rhabdomyosarcoma||National Cancer Institute / Marielle Yohe, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Maryland|
|The Role of MiRNA Impairment in Wilms' Tumor Formation||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / Kenneth Chen, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|Molecular Basis of ALK Inhibition Resistance in High-risk Neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / David Debruyne, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Circulating Exosomes as Biomarkers of Medulloblastoma Progression, Metastasis, and Recurrence||Weill Cornell Medical College / David Lyden, MD/PhD & Parveen Raju, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|
|Selective Epigenetic Regulation of Notch1 in T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||University of Michigan / Mark Yat-Fung Chiang, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Michigan|
|Redefining the Cellular Architecture of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma through Large-Scale Single-cell RNA-seq Analyses||Massachusetts General Hospital / Mario Suva, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Pre-clinical Testing of Novel Glutamine Metabolic Inhibitors in MYC-driven Medulloblastoma||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Eric Raabe, MD/PhD & Dr. Barbara Slusher, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Maryland|
|Image Guided Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma Drug Delivery and Design||Weill Cornell Medical College / Mark Souweidane, MD & Richard Ting, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|
|CD47-blocking Oncolytic Vaccinia Viruses as Biotherapeutics for Pediatric Solid Tumors||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Stephen Gottschalk, MD & Nino Rainusso, MD||Innovation Grants||2016||Tennessee|