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|
|Bcl2-Family Inhibitors in Neuroblastoma: Mechanism of Action, Therapy Resistance, and Development of Biomarkers||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Claudia Zapata, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Barcoding Pediatric Leukemia for Therapeutic Purposes||Boston Children's Hospital / Leonard Zon, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2020||Massachusetts|
|Bad Influence: EWS/FLI Alters LSD1 and NuRD Interactions to Enforce Oncogenic Function in Ewing’s||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Emily Theisen, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Ohio|
|B-lapachone as a Novel Targeted Therapy for ATRTs and other Pediatric Cancers||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / James Amatruda, MD, PhD||Reach Grants||2013||Texas|
|Autophagy and mTOR Inhibition in Pediatric Gliomas with BRAF Mutations||University of Colorado Denver / Jean Mulcahy Levy, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Colorado|
|Augmenting Chimeric Antigen Receptor T Cell Induced Epitope Spreading for Pediatric Solid Tumors||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Leibowitz, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Pennsylvania|
|Astatine-211 Meta-Astatobenzylguanidine ([211At]MABG) Targeted Radiotherapy for Disseminated Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / John Maris, MD||Reach Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Assessing the Relationship Between Physical Activity, Fatigue and Health Related Quality of Life in Children Receiving Cancer Treatment||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Pattianne Belfield, PNP, CRNP||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||Pennsylvania|
|Assessing Clonal Fitness and Mechanisms of Clonal Evolution in FPD-MN||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Wenbin Xiao, MD/PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2020||New York|
|Assess the activity of ABT-737 as a single agent against neuroblastoma cell lines grown in cell culture||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Theresa Harned, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||California|