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|
|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|
|Characterization of Chromatin Landscapes to Identify Therapeutic Vulnerabilities in Diffuse Midline Gliomas.||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center / Jay Sarthy, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Washington|
|Enhancing the therapeutic efficacy of chimeric antigen receptor T cells for acute myeloid leukemia||Washington University / Miriam Kim, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Missouri|
|Targeting Valine-Specific Amino Acid Dependency -in T-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||New York University School of Medicine / Palaniraja Thandapani, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||New York|
|The Impact Of CD56neg NK Cells in the Pathogenesis of Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma||University of Massachusetts Medical School / Catherine Forconi, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Identification of Synthetically Immunogenic Compounds to Synergize with Immunotherapy in Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Adam Wolpaw, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Pennsylvania|
|Improving CAR T-Cell Therapy for Pediatric Osteosarcoma by Manipulating Arginine Metabolism||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Shannon Lange, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Tennessee|
|Targeting TGFb Pathway Dependencies in Group 3 Medulloblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Zulekha Qadeer, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|Targeted Hyperactivation of PI3K/AKT in B-cell malignancies||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Vishal Khairnar, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||Massachusetts|
|Therapeutic Targeting of the Disrupted Metabolic State in DIPG||University of Michigan / Costas Lyssiotis, PhD & Sriram Venneti, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||Michigan|