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|
|High-dimensional Biochemical CyTOF Analysis of Pediatric T cell Leukemias||University of California San Francisco / Jeroen Roose, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||California|
|A CRISPRi Genetic Screen in Ewing sarcoma Identifies a Novel Dependence on Homologous Recombination DNA Repair||University of California San Francisco / Asmin Tulpule, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Investigating Racial Disparities in Pediatric Acute Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Lena Winestone, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Overcoming Glucocorticoid Resistance in Lymphoid Cancers||University of California San Francisco / Anica Wandler, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||California|
|Alternative Splicing Driven by MYCN Activates RAS-MAPK in Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|A comprehensive public resource for fusion-negative sarcoma sequencing data||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Richard Gorlick, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|
|Targeting TGFb Pathway Dependencies in Group 3 Medulloblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Zulekha Qadeer, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|In-vivo characterization of MYCN-driven immunosuppression||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2021||California|
|STING Pathway Activation: The Missing Link between Genomic Instability and Antitumor Immunity in Osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Elizabeth Young, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||California|
|Understanding and inhibiting mechanisms of metastatic spread in osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||California|