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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|MLL Oncogene-Dependent Enhancer Reprogramming Promotes Leukemogenesis||Stanford University / Feng Pan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|Understanding and inhibiting mechanisms of metastatic spread in osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||California|
|Saving Lives, Saving Neurons, the Head Start Consortium for Young Children with Malignant Central Nervous System Tumors||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Jonathan Finlay, MD||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2007||California|
|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|
|Endocrine Disrupting Pesticides, Neonatal Hormones and Risk of Testicular Germ Cell Tumors||University of California Berkeley / Catherine Metayer, MD, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2018||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|
|Single Cell Signaling Profiles In High-Risk Pediatric Leukemia||Stanford University / Kara Davis||Young Investigator Grants||2010||California|
|Alternative Splicing Driven by MYCN Activates RAS-MAPK in Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Histone H3.3 Targeted Therapy for Pediatric High-grade Gliomas||University of California, Davis Medical Center / Paul Knoepfler, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||California|
|A Combinatorial Approach to Target the Tumor-Initiating and Transit Amplifying Cellular Subpopulations in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2011||California|