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|
|Genetic Alterations in Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumors||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / George Jallo, MD||Innovation Grants||2013||Maryland|
|Epigenetic Regulation of T cell Activation and Immunotherapy||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Brian Ladle, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Maryland|
|Development of a Pharmacodynamic Marker of EWS-FLI1 Activity to Aid in the Clinical Translation of Targeted Therapies for Ewing sarcoma||Van Andel Research Institute / Patrick Grohar, MD, PhD||Reach Grants||2013||Michigan|
|The Role of PTPRD as a Tumor Suppressor in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis||Mayo Clinic / Shizhen Zhu, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Minnesota|
|Identification of Risk Factors for Pediatric Brain Tumors in a High Risk Population||Washington University / Kimberly Johnson, PhD, MPH||Epidemiology Grants||2013||Missouri|
|DNA Damage Responses Coordinate Survival and Cell Death Switching In Lymphocytes||Washington University / Jeffrey Bednarski, MD, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2013||Missouri|
|The Regulation of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Function by Granulocyte-Colony Stimulating Factor||Washington University / Laura Schuettpelz, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Missouri|
|Arterial Stiffness in Children who Recently Completed Cancer Therapy||University of North Carolina / Sheila Santacroce, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||North Carolina|
|Nitrosative Stress And Symptom Severity During Childhood Leukemia Treatment||Duke University Medical Center / Marilyn Hockenberry, RN, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||North Carolina|
|Dissecting the Hierarchy of Tumor Cell Differentiation Using Dual Recombinase Technology in a Novel Mouse Model of Rhabdomyosarcoma||Duke University Medical Center / David Van Mater, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||North Carolina|