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|
|Identify Novel Druggable Targets to Treat Philadelphia chromosome-like B-Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Wei Tong, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Modeling H3 G34R and BCOR-Altered Glioma Pathogenesis Using Neural Stem Cells||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Satoshi Nakata, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Maryland|
|Targeting Spinal Ependymoma and Other Gliomas Using Novel Genetically Defined Models||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Charles Eberhart, MD, PhD||Catalyst Grants||2019||Maryland|
|Single Cell RNA Sequencing of Pediatric High- and Low-Grade Gliomas||University of Colorado Denver / Adam Green, MD and Jean Mulcahy Levy, MD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||Colorado|
|Live-Cell Surface Proteomic Characterization of Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumors Using High Throughout Multi-Color Flow||University of Colorado Denver / Siddhartha S. Mitra, PhD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||Colorado|
|The use of hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells to reverse treatment resistance to PD-1 blockade||University of Florida / Catherine Flores, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Florida|
|The Impact Of CD56neg NK Cells in the Pathogenesis of Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma||University of Massachusetts Medical School / Catherine Forconi, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|CD36-Sphingosine 1-Phosphate Axis in Osteosarcoma Progression||Medical University of South Carolina / Meenal Mehrotra, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||South Carolina|
|Enhancing the therapeutic efficacy of chimeric antigen receptor T cells for acute myeloid leukemia||Washington University / Miriam Kim, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|The Role of Germline Variants in Infant Leukemogenesis||Washington University / Margaret Ferris, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|