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|
|Using Neurofibromatosis-1 (NF1) to understand Pediatric Brain Tumor Initiation||Stanford University School of Medicine / Yuan Pan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||California|
|MLL Oncogene-Dependent Enhancer Reprogramming Promotes Leukemogenesis||Stanford University / Feng Pan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|Generation of a novel oncolytic virus for treatment of pediatric brain tumors.||The Ohio State University / Balveen Kaur, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||Ohio|
|Bad Influence: EWS/FLI Alters LSD1 and NuRD Interactions to Enforce Oncogenic Function in Ewing’s||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Emily Theisen, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Ohio|
|The p53-Mad2-Genomic Stability Pathway in the Development of Childhood Malignancies||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Pascal Duijf||Young Investigator Grants||2010||New York|
|Treatment of high-risk pediatric brain tumors with a CD133-targeted adenovirus in combination with temozolomide||University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center / Marta Alonso, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2008||Texas|
|Genomic Alterations in ETV6 Predict Outcome in Pediatric AML||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Heather Helton, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Washington|
|Targeting Metabolism as a Therapeutic Approach for High-Risk MYCN-Driven Neuroblastoma||University of Pennsylvania / Nicole Anderson, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|The Role of Mxi1 in the Modulation N-Myc Function in Neuroblastoma||Duke University / Michael Armstrong||Young Investigator Grants||2011||North Carolina|
|Aberrant DNA methylation in Ewing sarcoma.||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Scott Borinstein||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Washington|