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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|In-vivo characterization of MYCN-driven immunosuppression||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||California|
|Targeting CCAAT/enhancer binding proteins CEBPB and CEBPD in neuroblastoma||Columbia University / Darrell Yamashiro, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|Stapled Peptide PROTAC: A 3-in-1 Treatment for Pediatric Solid Tumors||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Loren Walensky, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Dual PTK7/GD2 Gamma Delta CAR T Cell Therapy for Neuroblastoma||Emory University / Kelly Goldsmith, MD & H. Trent Spencer, PhD & Chris B. Doering, PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Georgia|
|Phosphopeptides as shared targets for donor derived T cell therapy of AML||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Richard O'Reilly, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|Unraveling metabolic dependencies in childhood supratentorial ependymomas.||Regents of the University of Michigan / Sriram Venneti, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||Michigan|
|Loss of ER-mitochondria contacts drives therapy resistance in neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Hogarty, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|Hematopoietic stem cell function in familial platelet disorder therapy||University of Massachusetts Medical School / Lucio Castilla, PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Targeting EZHIP as a therapeutic strategy for infantile ependymomas||University of Wisconsin - Madison / Peter Lewis, PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||Wisconsin|
|Optimization of Drug Efflux and Brain Clearance to Improve CED of Targeted Therapy to H3K27M DMG||Mayo Clinic / David Daniels, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Minnesota|
|Role of H3.3-G34R mutation in pediatric high-grade glioma||University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center / Jian Hu, PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||Texas|
|Choline Kinase and Alkylating Agent Resistance in Refractory Childhood Leukemias||Boston Children's Hospital / Alejandro Gutierrez, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|IND-Enabling Studies for WNTinib, a Novel Selective Therapeutic for CTNNB1 Mutant Hepatoblastomas||Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai / Ernesto Guccione, PhD & Josep Llovet, MD & Arvin Dar, PhD||Reach Grants||2021||New York|
|A leukemia organoid platform for dissection and targeting of tumor-niche interactions||Columbia Institute for Cancer Genetics / Adolfo Ferrando, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|Targeting tumor associated macrophages in metastatic Ewing sarcoma (ES)||New York Medical College / Mitchell Cairo, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|Novel targeting approach for pediatric B-cell malignancies||Thomas Jefferson University / Christine Eischen, PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|Novel Genomic Diagnostics for Intracranial Germ Cell Tumors||Connecticut Children's Medical Center Foundation, Inc. / Ching Lau, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Connecticut|