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|
|Modeling the Initiation and Progression of Down Syndrome Associated Leukemia Using CRISPR/Cas9 at Single Cell Resolution||Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai / Elvin Wagenblast, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||New York|
|Identifying Epistatic Suppressors of Oncohistone in Pediatric High-Grade Gliomas||McGill University / Carol Chen, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||Quebec|
|Novel Synergistic Targets for Combination Therapy in Philadelphia Chromosome-like Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Yang Ding, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||Pennsylvania|
|Donor T-Cell DNA Methylation in GVHD and the Graft-vs-Tumor Effect after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Yiouli Panayiota Ktena, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||Maryland|
|High-throughput CAR NKT Library Screen for Improving Neuroblastoma Immunotherapy||Baylor College of Medicine / Xavier Rios, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||Texas|
|Using Neurofibromatosis-1 (NF1) to understand Pediatric Brain Tumor Initiation||Stanford University School of Medicine / Yuan Pan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||California|
|Dissecting the Role of FOXR2 in the Oncogenesis of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Jessica Tsai, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||Massachusetts|
|Overcoming Obstacles to Drug Development in Pediatric Cancer||Stanford University School of Medicine / Crystal L. Mackall, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|
|Identifying targeted treatments for DICER1-associated sarcomas||Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre / William Foulkes, MD/PhD & Sidong Huang, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Quebec|
|Optimizing TCRαβ+/CD19+-depleted haploidentical HSCT for ALL using donor-derived genome-edited CAR T cells||Stanford University School of Medicine / Alice Bertaina, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2019||California|