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|
|Treatment for human hepatoblastoma based on recombinant adeno-associated virus vectors||University of Florida / Chen Ling||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Florida|
|Mechanisms of PPM1D in Medulloblastoma Tumorigenesis and Invasion||Emory University / Robert Craig Castellino, MD||Bridge Grants||2012||Georgia|
|Childhood Leukemia in Kenya Identified Through Malaria Slide Review||Indiana University / Terry Vik||Epidemiology Grants||2012||Indiana|
|Searching for genetic vulnerabilities in osteosarcoma through genome-wide RNAi screening||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Stuart Orkin, MD||Innovation Grants||2012||Massachusetts|
|Cooperating Genes for inv16 Acute Myeloid Leukemia||University of Massachusetts Medical School / Lucio Castilla||Bridge Grants||2012||Massachusetts|
|Dana-Farber/Children’s Hospital Cancer Center Developmental Therapeutics Center of Excellence||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Steven DuBois, MD & Wendy London, PhD - Scholars: Melissa Burns, MD; Kevin Campbell, MD; Natalie Collins, MD/PhD; David Shulman, MD||Center of Excellence Grants||2012||Massachusetts|
|Identification and validation of new therapeutic targets in pediatric leukemia through an aneuploidy-based synthetic lethality screen||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / David Pellman, MD||Innovation Grants||2012||Massachusetts|
|Investigating the Role of the RNA Binding Protein LIN28 in Neuroblastoma||Boston Children's Hospital / John Powers||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Massachusetts|
|Selective inhibition of nuclear export as a novel therapeutic strategy in AML||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Julia Etchin||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Massachusetts|
|SWI/SNF Complex and Glucocorticoid Resistance in Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Jennifer Wu||Young Investigator Grants||2012||Massachusetts|