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|
|Studying the clonal dynamics and evolution of leukemia using molecular barcodes||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Matthew Porteus, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|The role of OCT4 in self-renewal signaling and drug-resistance of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Markus Muschen||Innovation Grants||2008||California|
|Expanding Innovative Pediatric Cancer Clinical Trial Access at Stanford||Stanford University / Maria-Grazia Roncarolo, M.D. & Sherri Spunt, M.D.||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2015||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|
|Maternal Comorbidities, Pharmaceutical Use and Childhood Cancers: A Record Linkage Study in Taiwan||University of California, Los Angeles / Julia Heck, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2017||California|
|Predicting Outcome and Ameliorating Toxicities of the Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma||University of California, San Diego / Alice Yu, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Targeting TGFb Pathway Dependencies in Group 3 Medulloblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Zulekha Qadeer, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|Determinants of Testicular Germ Cell Tumor Platinum Sensitivity and Resistance||University of California, San Diego / Paolo Abada||Young Investigator Grants||2012||California|
|Identifying Novel Therapeutic Combinations with 131I-MIBG to Treat Relapsed and Refractory Neuroblastoma||The Regents of the University of California San Francisco / William Clay Gustafson, M.D., Ph.D.||Reach Grants||2014||California|
|131 I-MIBG Imaging and Therapy for Neuroblastoma: Infrastructure Proposal||University of California San Francisco / Katherine Matthay, MD||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2010||California|