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|
|Developing a Novel Tumor Model to Screen for New Therapies for Spinal Ependymoma||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Linda Resar, MD & Richard Schlegel, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||Maryland|
|DNA Sequencing Using Malaria Slides||Indiana University / Terry Vik, MD||Epidemiology Grants||2015||Indiana|
|Elucidating Mechanisms Driving Renal Medullary Carcinomas to Deliver a Rational Approach to Cancer Directed Therapy||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Andrew Hong, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Massachusetts|
|Elucidating the Mechanism of ERK Mediated Pathogenesis of LCH||Baylor College of Medicine / Rikhia Chakraborty, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Engager T Cells: A Novel Immunotherapeutic for AML||University of Michigan / Challice Bonifant, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Michigan|
|Enhanced Drug Repurposing Screen in DSRCT Enabled by New In Vitro and In Vivo Models Based on CRISPR/Cas9 Genome Engineering||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Marc Ladanyi, MD & Maria Jasin, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||New York|
|Enhancing Effectiveness of Immune Checkpoint Therapy in Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Shahab Asgharzadeh, MD||Innovation Grants||2015||California|
|Enhancing the Viability, Function, and Safety, of Genetically-Enhanced NK Cells Within the Solid Tumor Microenvironment With IL-15 and a Suicide Gene||Baylor College of Medicine / Robin Parihar, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Texas|
|Expanding Innovative Pediatric Cancer Clinical Trial Access at Stanford||Stanford University / Maria-Grazia Roncarolo, M.D. & Sherri Spunt, M.D.||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2015||California|
|Factors Affecting Parental Satisfaction, Anxiety and Comprehension of the Informed Consent in Pediatric Oncology Clinical Trials||University of California, San Diego / Paula Aristizabal, MD||Psychosocial Grants||2015||California|