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|
|Development of MicroRNA-Nanoparticles to Treat Childhood Acute Leukemia Carrying MLL Rearrangements||University of Cincinnati College of Medicine / Jianjun Chen, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||Ohio|
|Determining Social Risk Factors for Poor Outcomes in Pediatric Cancer Using Children’s Oncology Group Registries||University of Utah / Anne Kirchhoff, PhD/MPH||Epidemiology Grants||2019||Utah|
|Is SIRT5 a Therapy Target in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia?||University of Utah / Michael Deininger, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||Utah|
|Ectopic Neuroligin Signaling in Pediatric Glioblastoma||University of Utah / Alex Shcheglovitov, PhD||Innovation Grants||2023||Utah|
|Nuclear Receptor Tyrosine Kinases Mediating Chromatin Remodeling & Checkpoint Adaption||Children's Cancer Therapy Development Institute / Charles Keller, MD||Innovation Grants||2018||Oregon|
|Using Neurofibromatosis-1 (NF1) to understand Pediatric Brain Tumor Initiation||MD Anderson Cancer Center / Yuan Pan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||Texas|
|Investigating the role of BAI1 in the Metastasis of Medulloblastoma||University of Alabama at Birmingham / Satoru Osuka, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2018||Alabama|
|End-of-Life Care of Children with Cancer: Variation and Stakeholder Priorities||University of Alabama at Birmingham / Emily Johnston, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Alabama|
|A Nurse-Led Structured Discharge Teaching Intervention for Parents of Newly Diagnosed Pediatric Oncology Patients||University of Alabama at Birmingham / Wendy Landier, RN/PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2016||Alabama|
|DNA Methylation Inhibitor Therapy for Testicular Germ Cell Tumors||University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign / Michael Spinella, Ph.D.||Reach Grants||2014||Illinois|