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|
|Validation of microRNAs as valid targets in a pediatric sarcoma||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Mark Hatley||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Texas|
|Augmenting Chimeric Antigen Receptor T Cell Induced Epitope Spreading for Pediatric Solid Tumors||Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Leibowitz, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Pennsylvania|
|The role of PDE4B in Racial Disparities in Outcome of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital / Jun Yang||Young Investigator Grants||2010||Tennessee|
|GSTM4, a novel target for treating Ewing sarcoma.||Huntsman Cancer Institute / Wen Luo||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Utah|
|Synthetic Gene Expression Regulatory Switches (SynGERS) for Improved CAR T Cell Function in Pediatric Solid Tumors||Baylor College of Medicine / Leidy Diana Caraballo Galva, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2023||Texas|
|Developing an accurate genetic model for rhabdomyosarcoma therapy||Children’s Research Institute / Dawn Chandler, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||District of Columbia|
|Exosomes as Biomarkers to Monitor Disease Progression and Response to Therapy in Ewing sarcoma||Children’s Mercy / Glenson Samuel, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Missouri|
|Molecular Basis of ALK Inhibition Resistance in High-risk Neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / David Debruyne, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Targeting polycomb-mediated epigenetic silencing in T cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / Emmanuel Volanakis||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Tennessee|
|Exploiting the Potential of Bromodomain Inhibitors in Ewing Sarcoma||Seattle Children’s Hospital / Shireen Ganapathi, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Washington|