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|
|ECM-targeted CAR T-cell therapy for high-grade glioma||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Jessica Wagner, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|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|
|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|
|Targeting Valine-Specific Amino Acid Dependency -in T-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||New York University School of Medicine / Palaniraja Thandapani, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||New York|
|Developing drugs to treat NT5C2 mediated resistance in pediatric ALL||New York University School of Medicine / William Carroll, MD||Innovation Grants||2019||New York|
|Targeting a Novel Epigenetic Signature in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Gliomas||New York University School of Medicine / Danny Reinberg, PhD||Reach Grants||2019||New York|
|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|
|The anti-tumor immune microenvironment in the Sonic Hedgehog subclass of medulloblastoma||Emory University / Anna Kenney, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Georgia|
|Targeting mechanisms of Siglec15-mediated immune evasion in hematologic malignancies||Emory University / Christopher Porter, MD||Innovation Grants||2019||Georgia|