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|
|A mouse model of Wilms' Tumor||Massachusetts General Hospital / Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||Massachusetts|
|Development of Targeted DNA-damaging Therapy for ATRX-deficient Pediatric Glioblastoma||University of Michigan / Carl Koschmann, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Michigan|
|Zebrafish Modeling of PAX3-FOXO1 Driven Rhabdomyosarcoma||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Genevieve Kendall, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Development and Characterization of Novel Models of Human Osteosarcoma Development and Metastasis||University of Minnesota / Beau Webber, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Minnesota|
|Understanding the Mechanisms of HOX Gene Regulation in Normal and Leukemic Hematopoietic Stem Cells to Identify New Therapies for Pediatric AML||Boston Children's Hospital / Anne Robertson, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Massachusetts|
|Identification of Synthetically Immunogenic Compounds to Synergize with Immunotherapy in Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Adam Wolpaw, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|DFMO-based combination therapy for the treatment of advanced stage neuroblastoma.||Cancer Research Center of Hawaii / Dana-Lynn Koomoa||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Hawaii|
|MTG-16 Regulation by Phosphorylation||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / Michael Engel, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||Tennessee|
|Reversing the Oncogenic Roles of Misdirected Chromatin Remodeling in Synovial Sarcoma||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Cigall Kadoch, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|High-throughput CAR NKT Library Screen for Improving Neuroblastoma Immunotherapy||Baylor College of Medicine / Xavier Rios, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||Texas|