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|
|Neural Crest Gene Regulatory Networks Underlying Normal Meningeal Development and Onset of Meningioma||California Institute of Technology / Ayyappa Raja Desingu Rajan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||California|
|STING Pathway Activation: The Missing Link between Genomic Instability and Antitumor Immunity in Osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Elizabeth Young, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||California|
|In-vivo characterization of MYCN-driven immunosuppression||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||California|
|GD2-directed CAR T cell therapy for H3K27M+ spinal cord diffuse midline glioma||Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University / Michelle Monje||Catalyst Grants||2021||California|
|Novel Genomic Diagnostics for Intracranial Germ Cell Tumors||Connecticut Children's Medical Center Foundation, Inc. / Ching Lau, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Connecticut|
|Dual PTK7/GD2 Gamma Delta CAR T Cell Therapy for Neuroblastoma||Emory University / Kelly Goldsmith, MD & H. Trent Spencer, PhD & Chris B. Doering, PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Georgia|
|The Role of LIN28B-let-7-PBK Axis on the Growth and Metastasis of Group 3 Medulloblastoma||Emory University / Shubin Shahab, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Georgia|
|Circulating Tumor Biomarkers: New Paradigms for Management of Neuroblastoma||University of Chicago / Mark Applebaum, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2021||Illinois|
|Stapled Peptide PROTAC: A 3-in-1 Treatment for Pediatric Solid Tumors||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Loren Walensky, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|The Interplay Between Histone Mutations and Replication Stress in Shaping Glioma Phenotypes||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Pratiti Bandopadhayay, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2021||Massachusetts|