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|
|Drug Screen for FPD/AML Therapeutics||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Mortimer Poncz, MD||Familial RUNX1 Research Grants||2017||Pennsylvania|
|Role of Inflammatory Microenvironment in Clonal evolution and Progression from FPD to AML||Oregon Health & Science University / Anupriya Agarwal, PhD||Familial RUNX1 Research Grants||2017||Oregon|
|Pediatric Precision Oncology: Parent and Adolescent Experiences||Hospital for Sick Children / Anita Villani, MD||Psychosocial Launch Grant||2017||Ontario|
|Families of Children with Advanced Cancer: Quality of Life & Goals of Care||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Cindy Gerhardt, PhD||Psychosocial Family Impact Grant||2017||Ohio|
|A Home Physical Activity Program to Improve Cognitive Late Effects in Children Treated with Radiation for Brain Tumors||National Cancer Institute / Pamela Wolters, PhD||Psychosocial Family Impact Grant||2017||Maryland|
|Symptom Burden, Health-Related Quality of Life and Health Care Utilization Among Children Undergoing Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: Impact of Parent Sleep, Fatigue and Psychological Distress||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Jessica Ward, PhD||Nurse Researcher Fellowship Grant||2017||California|
|Natural Killer T cells with an IL-15-armored GD2-specific CAR for Children with Neuroblastoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Andras Heczey, MD||Bio-Therapeutic Impact Award||2017||Texas|
|Phase I Study of Lentivirus Engineered Autologous AML Cells Expressing IL-12 in Children and Young Adults with Relapsed AML||Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - Milwaukee / Michael Burke, MD & Jeffrey Medin, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2017||Wisconsin|
|Targeting Chondroitin Sulphate Proteoglycan 4 (CSPG4) in Glioblastoma||University of North Carolina / Gianpietro Dotti, MD & Barbara Savoldo, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2017||North Carolina|
|Therapeutic Targeting of PGBD5-induced DNA Repair Dependency in Pediatric Solid Tumors||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Alex Kentsis, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2017||New York|