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|
|The Role of PTPRD as a Tumor Suppressor in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis||Mayo Clinic / Shizhen Zhu, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Minnesota|
|Genetic Dissection of Trisomy 21-TMD Using Human Pluripotent Stem Cells||Boston Children's Hospital / Glenn MacLean||Young Investigator Grants||2013||Massachusetts|
|Development of Targeted DNA-damaging Therapy for ATRX-deficient Pediatric Glioblastoma||University of Michigan / Carl Koschmann, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Michigan|
|Molecular Basis of ALK Inhibition Resistance in High-risk Neuroblastoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / David Debruyne, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|The Role of DEF and SSU Processome in Neuroblastoma Pathogenesis||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Ting Tao, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Massachusetts|
|Screening for New Rhabdomyosaroma Pathogenesis Genes in a Drosophila Model||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Kathleen Galindo||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Texas|
|The Cebpa Downstream Enhancer as a Key Target of Transformation to Acute Myeloid Leukemia||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Stacy Cooper, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Maryland|
|The Impact of Hypoxia on Epigenetic Changes in Neuroblastoma||University of Chicago / Sakshi Uppal, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Illinois|
|Targeted Hyperactivation of PI3K/AKT in B-cell malignancies||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Vishal Khairnar, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Developing an accurate genetic model for rhabdomyosarcoma therapy||Children's Research Institute / Dawn Chandler, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||District of Columbia|