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|
|Blockade of MYCN in neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Using Neurofibromatosis-1 (NF1) to understand Pediatric Brain Tumor Initiation||Stanford University School of Medicine / Yuan Pan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||California|
|Central Venous Catheter (CVC) - Related Bloodstream Infections in Pediatric Cancer||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Rita Secola||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|
|Modeling Pediatric Leukemia in Zebra Fish to Enable Discovery of New Anti- Leukemic Compounds||University of California, San Diego / David Traver, MD||Innovation Grants||2010||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|
|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|
|Space-Time Analysis of the California Birth Cohort: 30 Years of Childhood Cancer||University of California Berkeley / Steve Selvin, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2015||California|
|Targeting inhibitory phosphatase signaling in high-risk childhood ALL||University of California San Francisco / Markus Muschen, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|