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|
|Use sophisticated approaches to optimize the effectiveness of current chemotherapy agents, and to develop novel chemotherapy agents||Seattle Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center / Julie Park, MD||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2006||Washington|
|Optimizing Bispecific Antibody Therapy for Acute Leukemias||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Roland Walter, MD, PhD & James Olson, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||Washington|
|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|
|Characterization of Chromatin Landscapes to Identify Therapeutic Vulnerabilities in Diffuse Midline Gliomas.||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Jay Sarthy, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Washington|
|Self-Management of Cancer-Related Fatigue by Adolescents: Pilot Study of an Evidence Based Educational Resource.||Seattle Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center / Catherine Fiona Macpherson||Nurse Researcher Grants||2008||Washington|
|Transcriptome Sequencing (RNA-Seq) for Identification of Novel Markers of Disease Outcome and Therapeutic Targets in Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Fabiana Ostronoff, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Washington|
|Critical Contributions of CRM1 to Leukemogenesis||University of Vermont / Jessica Linda Heath, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Vermont|
|TrkB Signaling in the Genesis of Murine Neuroblastoma||University of Vermont / Rae Nishi, PhD||Innovation Grants||2007||Vermont|
|Small Molecule Inhibitors of ERG for Pediatric Leukemia and Sarcoma||University of Virginia, School of Medicine / John Bushweller, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||Virginia|
|LSD1 Inhibition to Treat T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma||University of Virginia, School of Medicine / Michael Engel, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2016||Virginia|