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|
|Immunotherapy Of Neuroblastoma With Natural Killer T Cells Engineered To Target O-acetyl-GD2||Baylor College of Medicine / Andras Heczey, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Texas|
|Optimizing Engager T-cells for CD19+ Malignancies||Baylor College of Medicine / Mireya Paulina Velasquez, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Texas|
|STAT3 Signaling Profiles Predict Response to Chemotherapy in Pediatric AML||Baylor College of Medicine / Michele Redell, M.D./Ph.D.||Springboard Grants||2014||Texas|
|Two-pronged Cell Therapy: Engineering T Cells to Redirect Bystander T- and NK-Cells to Pediatric Cancer||Baylor College of Medicine / Stephen Gottschalk, M.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||Texas|
|Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma with CAR.GD2 NKT Cells||Baylor College of Medicine / Leonid S. Metelitsa, M.D., Ph.D.||Bio-Therapeutic Impact Award||2014||Texas|
|Elucidating the Mechanism of ERK Mediated Pathogenesis of LCH||Baylor College of Medicine / Rikhia Chakraborty, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Enhancing the Viability, Function, and Safety, of Genetically-Enhanced NK Cells Within the Solid Tumor Microenvironment With IL-15 and a Suicide Gene||Baylor College of Medicine / Robin Parihar, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Genetically Engineered T Cells as Therapy for Pediatric Glioma||Baylor College of Medicine / Giedre Krenciute, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|Interrogating the Enhancer Landscapes of Ependymoma to Inform Novel Therapies||Baylor College of Medicine / Stephen Mack, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|Targeting MYCN-amplified Neuroblastoma Through RORalpha Activation||Baylor College of Medicine / Eveline Barbiere, MD||Innovation Grants||2016||Texas|