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|
|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|
|Assessing Clonal Fitness and Mechanisms of Clonal Evolution in FPD-MN||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Wenbin Xiao, MD/PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2020||New York|
|Investigating phase separated condensates in FPD to MDS/AML progression||Broad Institute / Zuzana Tothova, MD/PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Role of PHF6 Mutations in Germline RUNX1 Deficiency Associated Hematopoietic Disorders||Boston Children's Hospital / Serine Avagyan, MD/PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Using Chemical Genetics to Define the Precise Role of RUNX1 in Transcription and Beyond||Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Kristy Stengel||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2022||New York|
|Delivering on the Promise of Germline Genetic Testing for RUNX1 Variants||University of Washington, Seattle / Abbye McEwen, MD, PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2022||Washington|
|Characterizing Inflammatory Phenotypes Associated with RUNX1 Deficiency||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Waihay Wong, MD/PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Single-cell Gene Expression and Cytosine Modification Profiling in Pediatric Central Nervous System Tumors||Dartmouth College / Brock Christensen, PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||New Hampshire|
|Single-cell Atlas of Pediatric Osteosarcoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Natalie Collins, MD/PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||Massachusetts|
|Profiling the Transcriptional Heterogeneity of Diverse Pediatric Solid Tumors||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Michael Dyer, PhD and Xiang Chen, PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||Tennessee|