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|
|Parallel sequencing to identify the causes of childhood cancer||Baylor College of Medicine / Sharon Plon||Innovation Grants||2008||Texas|
|Understanding the Role of a Novel Hereditary Cancer Gene||University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio / Patricia Dahia||Innovation Grants||2010||Texas|
|The Meaning of Adolescents' Eating Experiences during Bone Marrow Transplant Recovery.||Baylor College of Medicine / Cheryl Rodgers, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Texas|
|Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma with CAR.GD2 NKT Cells||Baylor College of Medicine / Leonid S. Metelitsa, M.D., Ph.D.||Bio-Therapeutic Impact Award||2014||Texas|
|Immunotherapy Of Neuroblastoma With Natural Killer T Cells Engineered To Target O-acetyl-GD2||Baylor College of Medicine / Andras Heczey, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Texas|
|The Role of Pyruvate Dehydrogenase in Leukemia||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / Michalis Agathocleous, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2018||Texas|
|Pre-Clinical Testing of T cells Coded with CARs for DIPG||University of Texas / Laurence Cooper, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||Texas|
|Turning Killers into THINKers: TME Hostility-Impervious NK Cells for Treating Neuroblastoma and Sarcoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Robin Parihar, MD/PhD||'A' Award Grants||2021||Texas|
|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|
|Engineering the CAR T Cells to Overcome Tumor Derived Immune-Inhibition in Glioblastoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Meenakshi Hegde, MD||'A' Award Grants||2016||Texas|