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|
|KAM: Kids are Moving; An Exercise Program for Children with Cancer||University of Minnesota / Mary Catherine (Casey) Hooke, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2014||Minnesota|
|Symptom Patterns during Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recovery||Duke University Medical Center / Cheryl Rodgers, RN, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2014||North Carolina|
|Pediatric Oncology Nurses' Experiences with Prognosis-Related Communication||Marquette University / Amy Newman, RN, MSN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2014||Wisconsin|
|Development of Targeted DNA-damaging Therapy for ATRX-deficient Pediatric Glioblastoma||University of Michigan / Carl Koschmann, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Michigan|
|Mechanisms of CNOT3 Tumor Suppression in T-ALL and Identification of New Drugs That Specifically Kill CNOT3-Deficient T-ALL Cells||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Zhaodong Li, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Massachusetts|
|SETD2 Mutations in Prognosis and Chemotherapy Resistance in Relapsed Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Brenton Mar, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Massachusetts|
|Ca2+ Release Activated Ca2+ (CRAC) Channels in Control of Leukemic Cell Metabolism and Leukemia Stem Cell Maintenance in T-ALL||New York University School of Medicine / Mate Maus, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||New York|
|Autophagy and mTOR Inhibition in Pediatric Gliomas with BRAF Mutations||University of Colorado Denver / Jean Mulcahy Levy, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Colorado|
|Investigation of Oncogenic Long Non-coding RNAs in Ewing sarcoma||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Siu Ping Ngok, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||California|
|Translating BET Bromodomain Inhibitors for Acute Myeloid Leukemia Therapy||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Yana Pikman, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||Massachusetts|