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|
|Developmental origins of leukemia in Down Syndrome||University of Rochester / James Palis, MD & Laurie Steiner, MD||Innovation Grants||2022||New York|
|Molecular circuitry of fibrolamellar carcinoma||Massachusetts General Hospital / Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Epigenetic Enhancement of MHCI to Augment Neuroblastoma Immunotherapy||University of Wisconsin - Madison / Paul Sondel, MD, PhD and Amy Erbe-Gurel, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Wisconsin|
|Developing Novel Transcription Factor PROTACs to Disrupt the HMGA1 Epigenome in Relapsed Leukemia||Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai / Linda Resar, MD and Jian Jin, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||New York|
|Developing Novel Transcription Factor PROTACs to Disrupt the HMGA1 Epigenome in Relapsed Leukemia||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Linda Resar, MD and Jian Jin, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Maryland|
|Inhibition of translation initiation as a novel therapeutic strategy against MYCN-amplified neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Rani George, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Characterizing Inflammatory Phenotypes Associated with RUNX1 Deficiency||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Waihay Wong, MD/PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Function and Dependency of NFkB Activity in ZFTA-RELA Fusion Ependymoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Austin Stuckert, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Texas|
|Neural Crest Gene Regulatory Networks Underlying Normal Meningeal Development and Onset of Meningioma||California Institute of Technology / Ayyappa Raja Desingu Rajan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||California|
|Investigating Epigenetic Mechanisms of Response to Allogenic CAR T Cell Therapy||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Caitlin Zebley, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Tennessee|