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|
|High-Throughput Gene-Editing via Microfluidic Cell Deformability to Enable Off-the-Shelf Allogeneic Cellular Immunotherapies||University of California, Los Angeles / Steven Jonas, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||California|
|Genomics of Pediatric Germ Cell Tumors||University of Minnesota / Jenny Poynter, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2017||Minnesota|
|Genome-Wide 5hmC Profiling of Neuroblastoma Tumors and Patient Cell-Free DNA||University of Chicago / Susan Cohn, MD & Chuan He PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Illinois|
|Families of Children with Advanced Cancer: Quality of Life & Goals of Care||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Cindy Gerhardt, PhD||Psychosocial Family Impact Grant||2017||Ohio|
|Establishing the Function of Novel MicroRNAs Associated with Resistance and Relapse in Pediatric AML||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Vivian Oehler, MD & Soheil Meshinchi, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Washington|
|Epigenomic Mechanisms of Neuroblastoma Tumorigenesis||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Jo Lynne Harenza, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|End-of-Life Care of Children with Cancer: Variation and Stakeholder Priorities||University of Alabama at Birmingham / Emily Johnston, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Alabama|
|Elucidating the Role of N-Myc in a High-risk Pediatric T Cell Leukemia||New York University School of Medicine / Francesco Boccalatte, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||New York|
|Drug Screen for FPD/AML Therapeutics||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Mortimer Poncz, MD||Familial RUNX1 Research Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|Development of Novel Biomarkers for Immunotherapy in Neuroblastoma||Columbia Institute for Cancer Genetics / Shuobo Boboila, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||New York|