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|
|Variation in Care and Outcomes in Pediatric Acute Leukemia||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Amanda DiNofia, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|A Role for Non-canonical Wnt/PCP Signaling in Growth and Self-Renewal of Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma||Massachusetts General Hospital / Madeline Hayes, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Genetically Engineered T Cells as Therapy for Pediatric Glioma||Baylor College of Medicine / Giedre Krenciute, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|Single-cell RNA-seq Profiling of Transcriptional Transition States During Human Retinoblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Sunhye Lee, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Targeted Combination Therapy to Sensitize High-Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia to Methotrexate via Restoration of Ikaros Tumor Suppression||The Pennsylvania State University / Sinisa Dovat, MD/PhD & Chunhua Song, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|HOX Genes As Developmental Regulators Of Sarcomagenesis||University of Michigan / Elizabeth Lawlor, MD/PhD & Deneen Wellik, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Michigan|
|MYC as a Driver and Anti-Cancer Target in Malignant Rhabdoid Tumors||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / William Tansey, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|Enhancing Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma||The Regents of the University of California, San Diego / Alice Yu, MD/PhD & Mitchell Diccianni, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Preclinical Testing of Candidate Therapeutics in a Pediatric Spinal Cord High-grade Glioma Model||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Development of an anti-KIR3DL1 Antibody to Promote Innate Immunity Against Neuroblastoma||Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center / Katherine Hsu, MD/PhD & Nai-Kong Cheung, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|