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|
|Modeling and Therapeutic Targeting of p21-Activated Kinase Members in High-Risk Rhabdomyosarcoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Jason Yustein, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Texas|
|Identifying New Therapeutic Targets in Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma||Stanford University / Julien Sage, PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Targeting Oncogenic RAS in Pediatric Leukemia||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Loren Walensky, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Massachusetts|
|Is SIRT5 a Therapy Target in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia?||University of Utah / Michael Deininger, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Utah|
|RNA Methylation in Metabolically Disrupted Pediatric Cancers||University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio / Patricia Dahia, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Texas|
|Targeting Glutamine Addiction in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Gliomas (DIPGs)||University of Michigan / Sriram Venneti, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Michigan|
|RNA-ECS to Quantify Rare Clonal RNA Species at Diagnosis, Remission and Relapse from the COG AAML1031 Study||Washington University / Todd Druley, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Missouri|
|Alternative Splicing Driven by MYCN Activates RAS-MAPK in Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Targeting the ALT Pathway to Induce Synthetic Lethality and Treat Poor Outcome Pediatric Tumors||University of California, Davis / Wolf-Dietrich Heyer, PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Physical Properties of Drug-Resistant Leukemia Cells||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Yong-mi Kim, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|