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|
|Identification of Synthetically Immunogenic Compounds to Synergize with Immunotherapy in Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Adam Wolpaw, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Improving CAR T-Cell Therapy for Pediatric Osteosarcoma by Manipulating Arginine Metabolism||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Shannon Lange, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|Targeting TGFb Pathway Dependencies in Group 3 Medulloblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Zulekha Qadeer, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|Targeted Hyperactivation of PI3K/AKT in B-cell malignancies||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Vishal Khairnar, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|ECM-targeted CAR T-cell therapy for high-grade glioma||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Jessica Wagner, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|Therapeutic Targets and Molecular Mechanisms in Childhood Brainstem Tumors||University Health Network - Toronto Western Research Institute / Jerome Fortin, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Ontario|
|The Role of Germline Variants in Infant Leukemogenesis||Washington University / Margaret Ferris, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|Bcl2-Family Inhibitors in Neuroblastoma: Mechanism of Action, Therapy Resistance, and Development of Biomarkers||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Claudia Zapata, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Novel Genomic Drivers in Pediatric Polyposis Syndromes||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Suzanne MacFarland, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Defining the Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Pediatric Brain Tumor Penetrance||Washington University / Nicole Brossier, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|