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 our nearly 1,000 funded projects below.
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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|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|
|Developing and Distributing a Pediatric Spinal Cord High-grade Glioma Model||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD/PhD||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|
|Redefining the Cellular Architecture of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma through Large-Scale Single-cell RNA-seq Analyses||Massachusetts General Hospital / Mario Suva, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|Targeted Inhibition of Lin28/let-7 Binding to Treat Pediatric Malignancy||Boston Children's Hospital / George Q. Daley, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|GeneEditing in T cell Leukemia to Promote Immunomodulatory Forms of Cell Death||Boston Children's Hospital / Dr. Ben Croker, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Massachusetts|
|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|
|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
Co-funded with Swifty Foundation
|HOX Genes As Developmental Regulators Of Sarcomagenesis||University of Michigan / Elizabeth Lawlor, MD/PhD & Deneen Wellik, PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Michigan|
|Selective Epigenetic Regulation of Notch1 in T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||University of Michigan / Mark Yat-Fat Chiang, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2016||Michigan|