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|
|MYC-driven Core Regulatory Circuits in Neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Mark Zimmerman, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Massachusetts|
|Divergent Core Transcriptional Regulatory Circuitries to Highlight Context-Specific Vulnerabilities in AML||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Maxim Pimkin, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Massachusetts|
|Augmenting Chimeric Antigen Receptor T Cell Induced Epitope Spreading for Pediatric Solid Tumors||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Leibowitz, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting the Metabolic Drivers of Chemo Resistance in Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Harvard University / Nick van Gastel, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Massachusetts|
|Effect of SLCO Polymorphisms on High-Dose Methotrexate Clearance in Pediatric Oncology Patients||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / Rachael Schulte, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Tennessee|
|Investigating the role of BAI1 in the Metastasis of Medulloblastoma||University of Alabama at Birmingham / Satoru Osuka, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Alabama|
|Modeling GATA2 Associated MDS/AML Predisposition Syndrome Using Color-Barcoding and Mutagenesis in Zebrafish||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Serine Avagyan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Massachusetts|
|NUDT15 Polymorphisms and Individualization of Thiopurine Therapy in Children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Takaya Moriyama, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Tennessee|
|Therapeutic Targeting of Childhood Leukemia by Pharmacological Inhibition of Proteolytic Cleavage of MLL1||Northwestern University (Illinois) / Zibo Zhao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Illinois|
|Neighborhood Factors, Acute Kidney Injury and Disparities in Pediatric Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Richard Aplenc, MD/PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2018||Pennsylvania|