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|
|Developing and Distributing a Pediatric Spinal Cord High-grade Glioma Model||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Targeting Microenvironmental Support of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||University of Rochester / Craig Mullen, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|
|Improving Immune-Mediated Oncolytic Viral Therapy: Engineering Tumor Vaccine Elements into the Virus||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Kevin Cassady, MD & Christopher Walker, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Ohio|
|DICER1-Driven Cancers: Models, Mechanisms and Therapies||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / James Amatruda, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Texas|
|Detection of Circulating Tumor DNA in Pediatric Sarcomas||The Regents of the University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Maximillian Diehn, MD/PhD (Stanford University)||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|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|
|GeneEditing in T cell Leukemia to Promote Immunomodulatory Forms of Cell Death||Boston Children's Hospital / Dr. Ben Croker, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Targeted Inhibition of Lin28/let-7 Binding to Treat Pediatric Malignancy||Boston Children's Hospital / George Q. Daley, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Targeting MYCN-amplified Neuroblastoma Through RORalpha Activation||Baylor College of Medicine / Eveline Barbiere, MD||Innovation Grants||2016||Texas|
|Circulating Exosomes as Biomarkers of Medulloblastoma Progression, Metastasis, and Recurrence||Weill Cornell Medical College / David Lyden, MD/PhD & Parveen Raju, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|