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|
|Targeted Hyperactivation of PI3K/AKT in B-cell malignancies||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Vishal Khairnar, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Targeting Fusion-driven Sarcomas||National Institutes of Health / Javed Khan, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||Maryland|
|Modeling H3 G34R and BCOR-Altered Glioma Pathogenesis Using Neural Stem Cells||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Satoshi Nakata, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Maryland|
|Targeting Spinal Ependymoma and Other Gliomas Using Novel Genetically Defined Models||The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Charles Eberhart, MD, PhD||Catalyst Grants||2019||Maryland|
|Practical, Reproducible, and Statistically-Rigorous Workflows for Single-Nucleus Analysis of Childhood Cancer Data||Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health / Stephanie C. Hicks, PhD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||Maryland|
|Therapeutic Targeting of the Disrupted Metabolic State in DIPG||University of Michigan / Costas Lyssiotis, PhD & Sriram Venneti, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Michigan|
|Defining the Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Pediatric Brain Tumor Penetrance||Washington University / Nicole Brossier, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|Enhancing the therapeutic efficacy of chimeric antigen receptor T cells for acute myeloid leukemia||Washington University / Miriam Kim, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|The Role of Germline Variants in Infant Leukemogenesis||Washington University / Margaret Ferris, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|Role of the macro lncRNA KCNQ1OT1 in embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma tumorigenesis||Duke University / Corinne Linardic, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||North Carolina|