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|
|E2A translocations in pediatric leukemia: developing new therapeutic targets||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Bruce Fischer, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||Pennsylvania|
|Palliative Care and End-of-Life Communication Experiences of Pediatric Oncology Nurses.||Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes Jewish College of Nursing / Verna Hendricks-Ferguson, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Missouri|
|The Role of PASG in Mediating Epigenetic Change and Outcome in AML.||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Jason Farrar, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||Maryland|
|Exploring the impact of a teen weekend on the quality of life of the adolescent with cancer: A qualitative, case/control study.||The Children's Mercy Hospital / Kristin Stegenga, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Missouri|
|Adoptive immunotherapy using clinical-grade T cells.||University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center / Laurence Cooper, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2007||Texas|
|Factors Influencing the Decision to Provide General Anesthesia or Moderate Sedation for Treatment Related Procedures in Children with Cancer||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Elizabeth Ely, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Pennsylvania|
|Rac in p190-BCR-ABL0Induced Leukemia.||Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center / Jose Cancelas, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2007||Ohio|
|A Comparison of Parent and Clinician Reported Toxicities in Standard Radiation Versus Proton Beam Radiation in Children with Posterior Fossa Tumors.||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Rosanna Pollack, RN & Cynthia Schmus, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Pennsylvania|
|The role of overexpressed microRNA’s in the pediatric cancer rhabdomyosarcoma||University of Pennsylvania / Frederic Barr, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2007||Pennsylvania|
|Establishing surrogate markers of angiogenesis in pediatric oncology phase I and II clinical trials: A Children’s Oncology Group study||Hospital for Sick Children / Sylvain Baruchel, MD||Innovation Grants||2007||Ontario|