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|
|Activating Metabolic Pathways to Increase the Persistence of Leukemia Targeting T Cells||Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh / Erica Braverman, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|Optimization of Drug Efflux and Brain Clearance to Improve CED of Targeted Therapy to H3K27M DMG||Mayo Clinic / David Daniels, MD/PhD||Reach Grants||2021||Minnesota|
|Targeting EZHIP as a therapeutic strategy for infantile ependymomas||University of Wisconsin - Madison / Peter Lewis, PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||Wisconsin|
|Hematopoietic stem cell function in familial platelet disorder therapy||University of Massachusetts Medical School / Lucio Castilla, PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||Massachusetts|
|Circulating Tumor Biomarkers: New Paradigms for Management of Neuroblastoma||University of Chicago / Mark Applebaum, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2021||Illinois|
|Hematopoietic Stem And Progenitor Cells Sustain Inflammation And Promote Relapse In The AML Niche||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Ding-Wen (Roger) Chen, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|Social Determinants of Health, Hospital-level Resources, and Risk of Septic Shock in Pediatric Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Jenny Ruiz, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|Loss of ER-mitochondria contacts drives therapy resistance in neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Hogarty, MD||Innovation Grants||2021||Pennsylvania|
|Investigating Epigenetic Mechanisms of Response to Allogenic CAR T Cell Therapy||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Caitlin Zebley, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||Tennessee|
|Unraveling metabolic dependencies in childhood supratentorial ependymomas.||Regents of the University of Michigan / Sriram Venneti, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||Michigan|