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|
|Blockade of MYCN in neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|The role of primary cilia in rhabdomyosarcoma||New York University School of Medicine / Brian Dynlacht, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||New York|
|Targeting inhibitory phosphatase signaling in high-risk childhood ALL||University of California San Francisco / Markus Muschen, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Studying the clonal dynamics and evolution of leukemia using molecular barcodes||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Matthew Porteus, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Predicting Outcome and Ameliorating Toxicities of the Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma||University of California, San Diego / Alice Yu, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Strategies for Epigenetically Reprogramming Neuroblastoma Cancer Stem Cells||Baylor College of Medicine / Jason Shohet, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||Texas|
|Clinical Development of RNA Nanoparticle Vaccines Targeting Recurrent Pediatric Brain Cancers||Duke University / Duane Mitchell, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||North Carolina|
|Modeling Anaplastic Medulloblastoma using Cerebellar Stem Cells||Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute / Robert Wechsler-Reya, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|BH3 Profiling to define therapy resistance classes in neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Hogarty, MD||Innovation Grants||2011||Pennsylvania|
|COPE in Parents of Children Diagnosed with Cancer||University of Arizona / Gloanna Peek||Nurse Researcher Grants||2011||Arizona|