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|
|The Role of ARID1A in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Hui Shi, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|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|
|Targeting Metabolism as a Therapeutic Approach for High-Risk MYCN-Driven Neuroblastoma||University of Pennsylvania / Nicole Anderson, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Resistance and Develop Improved Treatments for Relapsed/refractory Pediatric ALL||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Elizabeth Townsend, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|CD19 Delta Ex2 Isoform as a Target for Alternative Therapies in Relapsed Pediatric B-ALL||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Asen Bagashev, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|A CRISPRi Genetic Screen in Ewing sarcoma Identifies a Novel Dependence on Homologous Recombination DNA Repair||University of California San Francisco / Asmin Tulpule, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Micro-environmental Regulators of Ewing sarcoma Metastasis||University of Pittsburgh / Kelly Bailey, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting Eya2 to Inhibit c-Myc driven Medulloblastoma Tumor Progression||University of Colorado Denver / Melanie Vincent, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Colorado|
|Developing Targeted Immunotherapy Against Pediatric Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Melinda Biernacki, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Washington|
|Investigating Racial Disparities in Pediatric Acute Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Lena Winestone, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|