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|
|Blockade of MYCN in neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Investigating Racial Disparities in Pediatric Acute Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Lena Winestone, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Targeting Aberrant Hh Signaling with BET Bromodomain Inhibition as a Novel Therapeutic Strategy Against MB and DIPG||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Yujie Tang, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2014||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|
|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|
|Preclinical Development of a First-in-Class PCNA Inhibitor for Treating Neuroblastoma||City of Hope National Medical Center / Linda Malkas, PhD||Reach Grants||2019||California|
|Single Cell Analysis of Leukemia Initiation||Stanford University / Michael Cleary, MD||Innovation Grants||2015||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|
|Targeted Inhibition of Signaling Networks in Pediatric Glioblastoma Stem Cells||University of California Berkeley / Erin Simonds, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Saturating CRISPR gene body scans in MLL-rearranged leukemia||Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope / Chun-Wei Chen, PhD||Innovation Grants||2019||California|