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|
|Understanding and inhibiting mechanisms of metastatic spread in osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||California|
|Targeting the biological underpinnings of pulmonary metastasis in osteosarcoma||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Rani George, MD/PhD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||Massachusetts|
|Using Chemical Genetics to Define the Precise Role of RUNX1 in Transcription and Beyond||Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Kristy Stengel||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2022||New York|
|Delivering on the Promise of Germline Genetic Testing for RUNX1 Variants||University of Washington, Seattle / Abbye McEwen, MD, PhD||RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grants||2022||Washington|
|Isoform-specific TNC-redirected T cell Therapy for DIPG||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Stephen Gottschalk, MD and Giedre Krenciute, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Tennessee|
|Impact of STAG2 loss on DNA Damage and Immunobiology in Ewing sarcoma||University of Pittsburgh / Kelly Bailey, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Pennsylvania|
|Targeted nanoparticle-mediated “cold”-to-“hot” reprogramming of the tumor microenvironment of high-risk neuroblastoma||University of Massachusetts Amherst / Prabhani Atukorale, PhD & Jason Shohet, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Targeted nanoparticle-mediated “cold”-to-“hot” reprogramming of the tumor microenvironment of high-risk neuroblastoma||University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School / Prabhani Atukorale, PhD & Jason Shohet, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Blocking the Evil Messenger in MYCN-driven High-risk Neuroblastoma||Boston University / Hui Feng, Md, PhD||Innovation Grants||2022||Massachusetts|
|Developmental origins of leukemia in Down Syndrome||University of Rochester / James Palis, MD & Laurie Steiner, MD||Innovation Grants||2022||New York|