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|
|Preclinical Efficacy of Daratumumab in T Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||New York University School of Medicine / Karen Bride, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||New York|
|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|
|Long Non-Coding RNAs as Novel Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets in Pediatric Leukemia||New York University School of Medicine / Iannis Aifantis, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||New York|
|Targeting Metabolic Vulnerabilities in ETP-ALL||Columbia University / Adolfo A. Ferrando, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||New York|
|Development of Novel Biomarkers for Immunotherapy in Neuroblastoma||Columbia Institute for Cancer Genetics / Shuobo Boboila, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||New York|
|De-escalation of Radiotherapy for Medulloblastoma by a Novel DNA Damage Checkpoint Inhibitor||Feinstein Institute for Medical Research - North Shore / Marc Symons, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||New York|
|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|
|Targeting Pediatric Brain Tumors Using PTPmu Nanochains with Radiofrequency-Releasable Therapeutics||Case Western Reserve University / Susann Brady-Kalnay, PhD & Efstathios Karathanasis, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Ohio|
|Predictive Modeling of MDS Disease Progression From Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndrome Using Novel Branching Process and Next Generation Sequencing to Improve Patient-Specific Survival||Cleveland Clinic Foundation / Seth Corey, MD & Marek Kimmel, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Ohio|
|Pediatric Precision Oncology: Parent and Adolescent Experiences||Hospital for Sick Children / Anita Villani, MD||Psychosocial Launch Grant||2017||Ontario|