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|
|MTG-16 Regulation by Phosphorylation||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / Michael Engel, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||Tennessee|
|Hedgehog & IGF Signaling through IRSI in Brain Development and Medulloblastoma||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Anna Marie Kenney, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||New York|
|Mechanisms of leukocyte recruitment to the lung during idiopathic pneumonia syndrome following allogeneic bone marrow transplantation.||Regents of the University of Michigan / Sung Won Choi, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||Michigan|
|WIP1 Modulates Responsiveness of MB to Genotoxic Stress.||Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta / Robert Craig Castellino, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||Georgia|
|Saving Lives, Saving Neurons, the Head Start Consortium for Young Children with Malignant Central Nervous System Tumors||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Jonathan Finlay, MD||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2007||California|
|An Exploration of the Medulloblastoma and Glioblastoma Genomes: A Critical Analysis of Candidate Cancer Genes as Potential Molecular Targets for Diagnostics and Therapeutics||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Will Parsons, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||Maryland|
|Immunotherapy for Osteosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Nabil Ahmed, MD, MSc||Young Investigator Grants||2007||Texas|
|Generation of a novel oncolytic virus for treatment of pediatric brain tumors.||The Ohio State University / Balveen Kaur, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||Ohio|
|The Identification of Neuroblastoma Cancer Stem Cells.||Stanford University / Robert Cho||Young Investigator Grants||2007||California|
|Developing an accurate genetic model for rhabdomyosarcoma therapy||Children's Research Institute / Dawn Chandler, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||District of Columbia|