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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Arginine Depletion with DFMO in High-Risk Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Christina Turn, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2023||Pennsylvania|
|Mechanisms to Redirect Tumor Associated Macrophages to Target Retinoblastoma Cells||The Regents of the University of Minnesota / Timothy Hallstrom, PhD||Innovation Grants||2023||Minnesota|
|Ex Vivo Modeling of Medulloblastoma using Human iPSC-Derived Cerebellar Organoids||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Stephanie Wu, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2023||Tennessee|
|Targeting Chromatin Remodeling Complexes for Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) Therapy||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Jun Qi, PhD||Innovation Grants||2023||Massachusetts|
|Targeting Neurons in the Osteosarcoma Microenvironment with Non-Opioid Analgesic Lipid Nanoparticles||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Aaron James, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2023||Maryland|
|Targeting the Checkpoint Receptor TIGIT via CRISPR/Cas9 Genome Editing to Enhance NK Cell Anti-Tumor Activity||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Amanda Campbell, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2023||Ohio|
|Mechanisms of BRAF Activation in KIAA1549-BRAF Mutant pLGGs||Broad Institute / Sean Misek, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2023||Massachusetts|
|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|
|A Novel Adjunctive LAT-Activating CART (ALA-CART) Cell Platform for the Treatment of Acute Leukemia||University of Colorado Denver_ Anschutz Medical Campus / Catherine Danis, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2023||Colorado|
|Development of RADARS-based Therapy to Treat Fusion Molecule Driven Pediatric Malignancies||Boston Children's Hospital / Alan B. Cantor, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2023||Massachusetts|