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|
|Saturating CRISPR gene body scans in MLL-rearranged leukemia||Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope / Chun-Wei Chen, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||California|
|Role of the macro lncRNA KCNQ1OT1 in embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma tumorigenesis||Duke University / Corinne Linardic, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||North Carolina|
|Profiling the Transcriptional Heterogeneity of Diverse Pediatric Solid Tumors||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Michael Dyer, PhD and Xiang Chen, PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||Tennessee|
|Predicting and Overcoming Resistance to Immunotherapy in Pediatric High-Grade Glioma||Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago / Oren Becher, MD & Robert Wechsler-Reya, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Illinois|
|Preclinical Development of a First-in-Class PCNA Inhibitor for Treating Neuroblastoma||City of Hope National Medical Center / Linda Malkas, PhD||Reach Grants||2019||California|
|Practical, Reproducible, and Statistically-Rigorous Workflows for Single-Nucleus Analysis of Childhood Cancer Data||Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health / Stephanie C. Hicks, PhD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||Maryland|
|Platform development for target identification in high risk pediatric leukemias||Columbia University / Adolfo A Ferrando, MD/PhD, Charles Mullighan, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||New York|
|Platform development for target identification in high risk pediatric leukemias||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Adolfo A Ferrando, MD/PhD, Charles Mullighan, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||Tennessee|
|Pediatric Osteosarcoma: Identifying the elusive molecular signature and its relationship to this disease||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Linda Hendershot, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|Overcoming Obstacles to Drug Development in Pediatric Cancer||Stanford University School of Medicine / Crystal L. Mackall, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|