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|
|Molecular Basis of ALK Inhibition Resistance in High-risk Neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / David Debruyne, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Variation in Care and Outcomes in Pediatric Acute Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Amanda DiNofia, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|A Role for Non-canonical Wnt/PCP Signaling in Growth and Self-Renewal of Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma||Massachusetts General Hospital / Madeline Hayes, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Genetically Engineered T Cells as Therapy for Pediatric Glioma||Baylor College of Medicine / Giedre Krenciute, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|Single-cell RNA-seq Profiling of Transcriptional Transition States During Human Retinoblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Sunhye Lee, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Interrogating the Enhancer Landscapes of Ependymoma to Inform Novel Therapies||Baylor College of Medicine / Stephen Mack, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|Modeling Pediatric Spinal Gliomas Using Murine Spinal Neural Stem Cells||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Charles Eberhart, MD/PhD & Eric Raabe MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Maryland|
|Pre-clinical Evaluation of LSD1 Inhibitors for the Treatment of Pediatric Ewing sarcoma: Defining the Biomarkers of Sensitivity and Mechanisms of Resistance||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Kathleen Pishas, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Ohio|
|GeneEditing in T cell Leukemia to Promote Immunomodulatory Forms of Cell Death||Boston Children's Hospital / Dr. Ben Croker, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Elucidating the Role of Human FAN1 Nuclease in DNA Crosslink Repair||Yale School of Medicine / Timsi Rao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Connecticut|