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|
|Delivering on the Promise of Germline Genetic Testing for RUNX1 Variants||University of Washington, Seattle / Abbye McEwen, MD, PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2022||Washington|
|Isoform-specific TNC-redirected T cell Therapy for DIPG||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Stephen Gottschalk, MD and Giedre Krenciute, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Tennessee|
|Impact of STAG2 loss on DNA Damage and Immunobiology in Ewing sarcoma||University of Pittsburgh / Kelly Bailey, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Pennsylvania|
|Targeted nanoparticle-mediated “cold”-to-“hot” reprogramming of the tumor microenvironment of high-risk neuroblastoma||University of Massachusetts Amherst / Prabhani Atukorale, PhD & Jason Shohet, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Targeting CCAAT/enhancer binding proteins CEBPB and CEBPD in neuroblastoma||Columbia University / Darrell Yamashiro, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|Characterizing Inflammatory Phenotypes Associated with RUNX1 Deficiency||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Waihay Wong, MD/PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|In-vivo characterization of MYCN-driven immunosuppression||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||California|
|Function and Dependency of NFkB Activity in ZFTA-RELA Fusion Ependymoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Austin Stuckert, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Texas|
|Choline Kinase and Alkylating Agent Resistance in Refractory Childhood Leukemias||Boston Children's Hospital / Alejandro Gutierrez, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Loss of ER-mitochondria contacts drives therapy resistance in neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Hogarty, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|