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|
|Genome-Wide 5hmC Profiling of Neuroblastoma Tumors and Patient Cell-Free DNA||University of Chicago / Susan Cohn, MD & Chuan He PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Illinois|
|The Impact of Hypoxia on Epigenetic Changes in Neuroblastoma||University of Chicago / Sakshi Uppal, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Illinois|
|Targeting Childhood Brain Cancer in a Dish to Catalyze New Therapies||University of California, Davis Medical Center / Paul Knoepfler, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||California|
|Novel Approaches for Epigenetic Therapy for Relapsed Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Linda Resar, MD & Andrei Thomas-Tikhonenko, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Maryland|
|Targeting Glutamine Metabolism in MYC Driven Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumors||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Jeffrey Rubens, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Maryland|
|Defining the Cell Surface Landscape of Diagnostic and Relapsed Neuroblastoma: Immunotherapeutic Target Identification||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Sharon Diskin, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|Alternative Splicing in the Pathogenesis of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Andrei Thomas-Tikhonenko, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting Protein Translation to Antagonize MYC-driven Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Andrea Flynn, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|Epigenomic Mechanisms of Neuroblastoma Tumorigenesis||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Jo Lynne Harenza, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|Drug Screen for FPD/AML Therapeutics||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Mortimer Poncz, MD||Familial RUNX1 Research Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|