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|
|The Role of Inherited MLL3 Single Nucleotide Variants and Fetal Epigenetic Programming in Infant Leukemogenesis||Washington University / Jeffrey Magee, MD/PhD||'A' Award Grants||2016||Missouri|
|Enhancing Coping and Communication in Children with Cancer and Their Parents: A Novel Internet-Based Intervention||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / Bruce Compas, PhD||Psychosocial Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|MYC as a Driver and Anti-Cancer Target in Malignant Rhabdoid Tumors||Vanderbilt University Medical Center / William Tansey, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Tennessee|
|Targeting Microenvironmental Support of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||University of Rochester / Craig Mullen, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||New York|
|Micro-environmental Regulators of Ewing sarcoma Metastasis||University of Pittsburgh / Kelly Bailey, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Targeting Metabolism as a Therapeutic Approach for High-Risk MYCN-Driven Neuroblastoma||University of Pennsylvania / Nicole Anderson, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Pennsylvania|
|Enhancing Pediatric Sarcoma Immunotherapy by Drug Induced Expression of Tumor-Specific Cryptic Neoantigens||University of Minnesota / David Largaespada, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Minnesota|
|Targeting Eya2 to Inhibit c-Myc driven Medulloblastoma Tumor Progression||University of Colorado Denver / Melanie Vincent, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||Colorado|
|DICER1-Driven Cancers: Models, Mechanisms and Therapies||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / James Amatruda, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Texas|
|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|