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|
|Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Mary Beth Ross, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||Ohio|
|131 I-MIBG Imaging and Therapy for Neuroblastoma: Infrastructure Proposal||University of California San Francisco / Katherine Matthay, MD||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2010||California|
|131-I-MIBG and Targeted Therapy for Neuroblastoma: Infrastructure Proposal.||University of California San Francisco / Katherine Matthay, MD||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2007||California|
|3-D Printed Self-fitting Shape Memory Bone Grafts for Smart Pediatric Skeletal Reconstruction||University of Massachusetts Medical School / Jie Song, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Massachusetts|
|A Combinatorial Approach to Target the Tumor-Initiating and Transit Amplifying Cellular Subpopulations in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2011||California|
|A Comparison of Parent and Clinician Reported Toxicities in Standard Radiation Versus Proton Beam Radiation in Children with Posterior Fossa Tumors.||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Rosanna Pollack, RN & Cynthia Schmus, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Pennsylvania|
|A comprehensive public resource for fusion-negative sarcoma sequencing data||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Richard Gorlick, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|
|A CRISPRi Genetic Screen in Ewing sarcoma Identifies a Novel Dependence on Homologous Recombination DNA Repair||University of California San Francisco / Asmin Tulpule, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|A Developmental Model to Characterize the Epigenetic Origins of the Retinoblastoma Tumor Initiating Cell||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Jeffrey Huo, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Maryland|
|A Home Physical Activity Program to Improve Cognitive Late Effects in Children Treated with Radiation for Brain Tumors||National Cancer Institute / Pamela Wolters, PhD||Psychosocial Family Impact Grant||2017||Maryland|