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|
|GPC2 as an Oncogene and Immunotherapeutic Target in High-risk Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Kristopher Bosse, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting the Function of Ezrin in Rhabdomyosarcoma||The Cleveland Clinic Foundation / Neetu Gupta, PhD & Peter Anderson, MD||Innovation Grants||2016||Ohio|
|Pre-clinical Testing of Novel Glutamine Metabolic Inhibitors in MYC-driven Medulloblastoma||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Eric Raabe, MD/PhD & Dr. Barbara Slusher, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Maryland|
|Modeling Pediatric Spinal Gliomas Using Murine Spinal Neural Stem Cells||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Charles Eberhart, MD/PhD & Eric Raabe MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Maryland|
|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|
|Detection of Circulating Tumor DNA in Pediatric Sarcomas||The Regents of the University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Maximillian Diehn, MD/PhD (Stanford University)||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Enhancing Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma||The Regents of the University of California, San Diego / Alice Yu, MD/PhD & Mitchell Diccianni, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|The Role of MiRNA Impairment in Wilms' Tumor Formation||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / Kenneth Chen, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Texas|
|DICER1-Driven Cancers: Models, Mechanisms and Therapies||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / James Amatruda, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Texas|
|Targeting Eya2 to Inhibit c-Myc driven Medulloblastoma Tumor Progression||University of Colorado Denver / Melanie Vincent, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Colorado|