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|
|Targeting the Accomplices of MYC in MYC-driven Medulloblastoma||Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute / Robert Wechsler-Reya, Ph.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||California|
|Characterization of the Role of Chromosome 1p Deletion in MYCN-Amplified Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Miller Huang, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Neuronal Damage, Neurocognitive Losses and Quality of Life Following High-Dose Chemotherapy in Children with Brain Tumors||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Mary Nelson||Nurse Researcher Grants||2009||California|
|Physical Properties of Drug-Resistant Leukemia Cells||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Yong-mi Kim, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Child's Exposure to Radiation from Medical Imaging and the Risk of Childhood Leukemia: Pooled Analyses from the Childhood Leukemia International Consortium (CLIC)||University of California Berkeley / Catherine Metayer, MD/PhD & Steve Selvin, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2016||California|
|Investigation of Genetic and Molecular Mechanisms of Second Malignant Neoplasms in a Mouse Model||University of California San Francisco / Jean Nakamura||Young Investigator Grants||2011||California|
|Targeted Inhibition of Signaling Networks in Pediatric Glioblastoma Stem Cells||University of California Berkeley / Erin Simonds, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Space-Time Analysis of the California Birth Cohort: 30 Years of Childhood Cancer||University of California Berkeley / Steve Selvin, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2015||California|
|Application of Epigenetic Markers for Early Detection of Childhood Leukemia.||University of California San Francisco / Sheng Zhong||Epidemiology Grants||2008||California|
|Targeting eEF2 Kinase in Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, M.D., Ph.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||California|