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|
|Niche for in Vitro Generation of Hematopoietic Stem Cells from Pluripotent Stem Cells||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Brandon Hadland, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Washington|
|The Role of PTPRD as a Tumor Suppressor in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis||Mayo Clinic / Shizhen Zhu, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Minnesota|
|Anthracycline-Induced Cardiac Toxicity in Pediatric Acute Myeloid Leukemia||University of Pennsylvania / Kelly Getz, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|The Impact Of CD56neg NK Cells in the Pathogenesis of Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma||University of Massachusetts Medical School / Catherine Forconi, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Genetic Dissection of Trisomy 21-TMD Using Human Pluripotent Stem Cells||Boston Children's Hospital / Glenn MacLean||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Massachusetts|
|Role of Kindlin-3 In Natural Killer Cell Mediated Tumor Killing||Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Milwaukee / Nathan Schloemer, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Wisconsin|
|An Exploration of the Medulloblastoma and Glioblastoma Genomes: A Critical Analysis of Candidate Cancer Genes as Potential Molecular Targets for Diagnostics and Therapeutics||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Will Parsons, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||Maryland|
|Exploiting the Potential of Bromodomain Inhibitors in Ewing Sarcoma||Seattle Children's Hospital / Shireen Ganapathi, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Washington|
|The Role of DEF and SSU Processome in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Ting Tao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Massachusetts|
|The Cebpa Downstream Enhancer as a Key Target of Transformation to Acute Myeloid Leukemia||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Stacy Cooper, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Maryland|