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|
|Development of Novel Biomarkers for Immunotherapy in Neuroblastoma||Columbia Institute for Cancer Genetics / Shuobo Boboila, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||New York|
|Identifying Disease Mechanisms and Therapeutic Opportunities in Pediatric Low-grade Gliomas Driven by MYB-QKI Fusions||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Cecile Rouleau, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Massachusetts|
|Cancer Susceptibility and Signaling Pathways in Low-Grade Brain Tumors||Jewish General Hospital / Bárbara Rivera, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Quebec|
|Elucidating the Role of N-Myc in a High-risk Pediatric T Cell Leukemia||New York University School of Medicine / Francesco Boccalatte, PhD||Young Investigator 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 BRD9 in Sarcoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Scott Armstrong, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Massachusetts|
|Development of Nanoparticle-Encapsulated Chemo/Radio-Sensitizers for Intrathecal Delivery||Yale School of Medicine / Ranjit S. Bindra, MD/PhD & Mark Saltzman, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Connecticut|
|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|
|Genome-Wide 5hmC Profiling of Neuroblastoma Tumors and Patient Cell-Free DNA||University of Chicago / Susan Cohn, MD & Chuan He PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||Illinois|
|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|