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|
|Clinical Development of RNA Nanoparticle Vaccines Targeting Recurrent Pediatric Brain Cancers||Duke University / Duane Mitchell, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||North Carolina|
|Engineering A Graft Versus Leukemia Effect into Cord Blood Transplant for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Rebecca Gardner||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Washington|
|SickKids MIBG and Phase I Leukemia Programs||Hospital for Sick Children / James Whitlock, MD||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2011||Ontario|
|Studying the clonal dynamics and evolution of leukemia using molecular barcodes||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Matthew Porteus, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Targeting the Mechanism of Differentiation Arrest in a Novel Model of Acute Leukemia||Massachusetts General Hospital / David Sykes||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Massachusetts|
|Identification of Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma "Achilles' Heel"||National Cancer Institute / Fernanda Arnaldez||Young Investigator Grants||2011||Maryland|
|The role of primary cilia in rhabdomyosarcoma||New York University School of Medicine / Brian Dynlacht, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||New York|
|Modeling Anaplastic Medulloblastoma using Cerebellar Stem Cells||Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute / Robert Wechsler-Reya, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|BH3 Profiling to define therapy resistance classes in neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Michael Hogarty, MD||Innovation Grants||2011||Pennsylvania|
|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|