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|
|Space-Time Analysis of the California Birth Cohort: 30 Years of Childhood Cancer||University of California Berkeley / Steve Selvin, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2015||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|
|Improving Thymus Function by RB Inactivation||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Julien Sage, PhD||Springboard Grants||2012||California|
|The Role of Tumor Heterogeneity in Relapse of Pediatric Acute Myeloid Leukemia||Children's Hospital & Research Center at Oakland / Cheryl Peretz, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|Immunotherapeutic Targeting of Stem Cells in Pediatric Brain Tumors||Harbor - UCLA Medical Center / Joseph Lasky||Young Investigator Grants||2008||California|
|Targeting eEF2 Kinase in Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, M.D., Ph.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||California|
|Understanding and inhibiting mechanisms of metastatic spread in osteosarcoma||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD||Crazy 8 Awards||2022||California|
|MLL Oncogene-Dependent Enhancer Reprogramming Promotes Leukemogenesis||Stanford University / Feng Pan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2019||California|
|Targeted Degradation of Proliferative Transcription Factors in Pediatric Cancers||University of California at Santa Cruz / Seth Rubin, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||California|