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|
|Identification of proteins interacting with ALK in neuroblastoma.||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Rani George||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Massachusetts|
|Genetic Regulators of ER Stress-induced Apoptosis in Pediatric Malignancies||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Ujwal Pyati||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Massachusetts|
|Aberrant DNA methylation in Ewing sarcoma.||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Scott Borinstein||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Washington|
|GSTM4, a novel target for treating Ewing sarcoma.||Huntsman Cancer Institute / Wen Luo||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Utah|
|Identification of FDA approved drugs with anti-tumor activity in rhabdomyosarcoma.||Massachusetts General Hospital / David Langenau||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Massachusetts|
|Exploring a novel immunotherapy: cooperation of endogenous CD8+ t-cells and exogenous, allogeneic CD4+ t-cells.||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Heather Symons||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Maryland|
|Identifying novel biomarkers for risk stratification in t-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).||University of California San Francisco / Michelle Hermiston, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2009||California|
|Optimizing EGFR targeted therapy in pediatric malignant glioma.||University of California San Francisco / Theodore Nicolaides||Young Investigator Grants||2009||California|
|DFMO-based combination therapy for the treatment of advanced stage neuroblastoma.||Cancer Research Center of Hawaii / Dana-Lynn Koomoa||Young Investigator Grants||2009||Hawaii|
|A Pilot Study of the Feasibility and Acceptability of an Interactive Computerized Symptom Assessment Tool to Assess Disease and Treatment-Related Symptoms Experienced by Children with Cancer||University of California San Francisco / Tina Baggott, RN, PhD, PNP||Nurse Researcher Grants||2009||California|