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|
|Modeling Pediatric Leukemia in the Zebrafish to Enable Discovery of New Anti-Leukemic Compounds||University of California, San Diego / David Traver, MD||Innovation Grants||2012||California|
|Neurofibromatosis Type 1 as a model population for pediatric brain cancer prevention and control research||Washington University / Kimberly Johnson Ph.D.||Epidemiology Grants||2012||Missouri|
|Novel STAT3 drug development for childhood osteosarcoma therapy using drug repositioning||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Jiayuh Lin, PhD||Innovation Grants||2012||Ohio|
|Pediatric Developmental Therapeutics Center of Excellence at UCSF||University of California San Francisco / Katherine Matthay, MD, Kieuhoa Vo, MD, - Scholars: Amit Sabnis, MD, Lena Winestone, MD/MSHP, Beth Winger, MD/PhD, Bo Qiu, MD/PhD||Center of Excellence Grants||2012||California|
|Prognostic and Therapeutic Significance of Stem Cell Heterogeneity in AML||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Roland Walter, MD, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2012||Washington|
|Role of Myosin VI in Pediatric Glioma Proliferation and Invasion||University of Pennsylvania / Monalisa Mukherjea||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Pennsylvania|
|Screening for New Rhabdomyosaroma Pathogenesis Genes in a Drosophila Model||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Kathleen Galindo||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Texas|
|Searching for genetic vulnerabilities in osteosarcoma through genome-wide RNAi screening||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Stuart Orkin, MD||Innovation Grants||2012||Massachusetts|
|Selective inhibition of nuclear export as a novel therapeutic strategy in AML||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Julia Etchin||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Massachusetts|
|Small-molecule screening for novel pediatric glioma radiosensitizers.||Yale School of Medicine / Ranjit Bindra||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Connecticut|