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|
|Targeting Glutamine Metabolism in MYC Driven Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumors||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Jeffrey Rubens, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||Maryland|
|Genetic Dissection of Cancer Drug Resistance and Toxicity Using Haploid Human Cells||Stanford University / Ramin Dubey, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||California|
|Modeling the Initiation and Progression of Down Syndrome Associated Leukemia Using CRISPR/Cas9 at Single Cell Resolution||Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai / Elvin Wagenblast, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||New York|
|Reversing the Oncogenic Roles of Misdirected Chromatin Remodeling in Synovial Sarcoma||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Cigall Kadoch, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Hospital Volume and Induction Mortality in Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults with Acute Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Jennifer Wilkes, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Pennsylvania|
|Characterization of Chromatin Landscapes to Identify Therapeutic Vulnerabilities in Diffuse Midline Gliomas.||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Jay Sarthy, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Washington|
|Immunotherapy Of Neuroblastoma With Natural Killer T Cells Engineered To Target O-acetyl-GD2||Baylor College of Medicine / Andras Heczey, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Texas|
|Altering master genetic regulators SNF5/INI1 and LIN28A to model and treat atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Eric Raabe||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Maryland|
|Promoter Hypermethylation in MLL-Rearranged Leukemias: Biology and Therapeutic Targeting||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Eric Schafer||Young Investigator Grants||2010||Maryland|
|Generation of a novel oncolytic virus for treatment of pediatric brain tumors.||The Ohio State University / Balveen Kaur, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2007||Ohio|