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|
|A leukemia organoid platform for dissection and targeting of tumor-niche interactions||Columbia Institute for Cancer Genetics / Adolfo Ferrando, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||New York|
|Activating Metabolic Pathways to Increase the Persistence of Leukemia Targeting T Cells||Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh / Erica Braverman, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|Characterizing Inflammatory Phenotypes Associated with RUNX1 Deficiency||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Waihay Wong, MD/PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Choline Kinase and Alkylating Agent Resistance in Refractory Childhood Leukemias||Boston Children's Hospital / Alejandro Gutierrez, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Circulating Tumor Biomarkers: New Paradigms for Management of Neuroblastoma||University of Chicago / Mark Applebaum, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2021||Illinois|
|Dissecting Functional uORFs as a Source of Cancer Genes in High-Risk Medulloblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / John Prensner, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Dissecting the Contribution and Inheritance of Germline DNA Damage Repair Gene Mutations in Neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Riaz Gillani, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Dual PTK7/GD2 Gamma Delta CAR T Cell Therapy for Neuroblastoma||Emory University / Kelly Goldsmith, MD & H. Trent Spencer, PhD & Chris B. Doering, PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Georgia|
|Exploiting the Potential of Bromodomain Inhibitors in Ewing Sarcoma||Seattle Children's Hospital / Shireen Ganapathi, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Washington|
|Function and Dependency of NFkB Activity in ZFTA-RELA Fusion Ependymoma||Baylor College of Medicine / Austin Stuckert, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Texas|