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 comprehensive public resource for fusion-negative sarcoma sequencing data||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Richard Gorlick, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|
|Bcl2-Family Inhibitors in Neuroblastoma: Mechanism of Action, Therapy Resistance, and Development of Biomarkers||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Claudia Zapata, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Cancer Risk and Incidence in Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Jennifer Kalish, MD/PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|CD36-Sphingosine 1-Phosphate Axis in Osteosarcoma Progression||Medical University of South Carolina / Meenal Mehrotra, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||South Carolina|
|Characterization of Chromatin Landscapes to Identify Therapeutic Vulnerabilities in Diffuse Midline Gliomas.||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Jay Sarthy, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Washington|
|Defining the Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Pediatric Brain Tumor Penetrance||Washington University / Nicole Brossier, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|Determining Social Risk Factors for Poor Outcomes in Pediatric Cancer Using Children’s Oncology Group Registries||University of Utah / Anne Kirchhoff, PhD/MPH||Epidemiology Grants||2019||Utah|
|Developing drugs to treat NT5C2 mediated resistance in pediatric ALL||New York University School of Medicine / William Carroll, MD||Innovation Grants||2019||New York|
|Dissecting Microenvironmental Interactions in Pediatric High-Grade Gliomas that Promote Tumor Growth||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Mariella G. Filbin, MD/PhD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||Massachusetts|
|Dissecting Pediatric Brain Tumour Progression Using Single-nuclei Sequencing||University Health Network / Trevor Pugh, PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||Ontario|