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|
|Cell Line and Xenograft Repository||Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center / Patrick Reynolds, MD/PhD||Catalyst Grants||2014||Texas|
|Elucidating the Mechanism of ERK Mediated Pathogenesis of LCH||Baylor College of Medicine / Rikhia Chakraborty, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Targeting MYCN-amplified Neuroblastoma Through RORalpha Activation||Baylor College of Medicine / Eveline Barbiere, MD||Innovation Grants||2016||Texas|
|Screening for New Rhabdomyosaroma Pathogenesis Genes in a Drosophila Model||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Kathleen Galindo||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Texas|
|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|
|RNA Methylation in Metabolically Disrupted Pediatric Cancers||University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio / Patricia Dahia, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Texas|
|GENOME ORIGAMI: Refolding Aberrant Chromosome 3D Structure for Treating NUT Carcinoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Kyle Eagen, PhD||R Accelerated Award Grants||2022||Texas|
|Adoptive Cell Therapy Targeting Antigen Escape Variants in Childhood High Grade Glioma||Baylor College of Medicine / Meenakshi Hegde||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Texas|
|Role of Primary Cilium Signaling and Dynamics in Medulloblastoma Initiation and Progression||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Saikat Mukhopadhyay, MD/PhD||'A' Award Grants||2016||Texas|
|Understanding factors contributing to retention in care among children with cancer in sub-Saharan Africa||Baylor College of Medicine / Mark Zobeck, MD, PhD||Psychosocial Launch Grant||2019||Texas|