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|
|Epigenetic regulation of self-renewal pathways in hematopoietic and leukemic stem cells||George Washington University / Alexandros Tzatsos, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2012||District of Columbia|
|An Engineered Nanoimmunotherapy for Treating Neuroblastoma||George Washington University / Rohan Fernandes, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2016||District of Columbia|
|Molecular Mechanism and Development of Therapeutic Strategies Targeting MYCN-induced Calcium Signaling in Advanced Neuroblastoma||University of Hawaii at Hilo / Ingo Koomoa-Lange, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Hawaii|
|Genomic Discovery of Wilms Tumor||Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute of Mount Sinai Hospital / Rayjean Hung, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2014||Ontario|
|Development of a Connectedness with Healthcare Providers Scale for Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer||Indiana University / Celeste Phillips-Salimi||Nurse Researcher Grants||2011||Indiana|
|Childhood Leukemia in Kenya Identified Through Malaria Slide Review||Indiana University / Terry Vik||Epidemiology Grants||2012||Indiana|
|Mechanisms of Oncogenic Transformation by TLX1/HOX11||University of Michigan / Mark Chiang||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Michigan|
|Development of Targeted DNA-damaging Therapy for ATRX-deficient Pediatric Glioblastoma||University of Michigan / Carl Koschmann, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Michigan|
|Mechanisms of LGR5 Regulation and Function in Ewing sarcoma Metastasis||University of Michigan / Elizabeth Lawlor, M.D., Ph.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||Michigan|
|Engager T Cells: A Novel Immunotherapeutic for AML||University of Michigan / Challice Bonifant, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||Michigan|