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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Genomic Alterations in Medulloblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Shahab Asgharzadeh, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||California|
|Transcriptome Sequencing (RNA-Seq) for Identification of Novel Markers of Disease Outcome and Therapeutic Targets in Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Fabiana Ostronoff, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Washington|
|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|
|Using Neurofibromatosis-1 (NF1) to understand Pediatric Brain Tumor Initiation||MD Anderson Cancer Center / Yuan Pan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||Texas|
|CDK8 as a New Therapeutic Target in Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Susu Zhang, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2023||Massachusetts|
|Preclinical Efficacy of Daratumumab in T Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||New York University School of Medicine / Karen Bride, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||New York|
|Reciprocal interactions between tumor killer dendritic cells and tumor-induced regulatory T lymphocytes||University of Arizona / Nicolas Larmonier, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||Arizona|
|Development of Targeted Therapies in High Risk Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Sarah Tasian||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Pennsylvania|
|DFMO-based combination therapy for the treatment of advanced stage neuroblastoma.||Cancer Research Center of Hawaii / Dana-Lynn Koomoa||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Hawaii|
|Anti-Angiogenic Effects of BAI Proteins in Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Naomi Balamuth, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||Pennsylvania|