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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Promoter Hypermethylation in MLL-Rearranged Leukemias: Biology and Therapeutic Targeting||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Eric Schafer||Young Investigator Grants||2010||Maryland|
|Defining the Mechanism by which LIN28B acts as an Oncogene in Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Robert Schnepp, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting Aberrant Hh Signaling with BET Bromodomain Inhibition as a Novel Therapeutic Strategy Against MB and DIPG||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Yujie Tang, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||California|
|Identifying novel biomarkers for risk stratification in t-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).||University of California San Francisco / Michelle Hermiston, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2009||California|
|Targeting the Thymic Stromal Lymphopoeitin Receptor Signaling Axis to Reduce Relapse of High Risk Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||National Cancer Institute / Christopher Chien, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Maryland|
|A Role for Non-canonical Wnt/PCP Signaling in Growth and Self-Renewal of Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma||Massachusetts General Hospital / Madeline Hayes, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Targeting Protein Translation to Antagonize MYC-driven Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Andrea Flynn, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|Exploiting WT1 Genomic Alterations for Target Identification and MRD Monitoring in Pediatric AML||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Phoenix Ho||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Washington|
|Improving CAR T-Cell Therapy for Pediatric Osteosarcoma by Manipulating Arginine Metabolism||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Shannon Lange, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|STING Pathway Activation: The Missing Link between Genomic Instability and Antitumor Immunity in Osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Elizabeth Young, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||California|