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|
|Predicting Outcome and Ameliorating Toxicities of the Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma||University of California, San Diego / Alice Yu, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Maternal Comorbidities, Pharmaceutical Use and Childhood Cancers: A Record Linkage Study in Taiwan||University of California, Los Angeles / Julia Heck, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2017||California|
|Factors Affecting Parental Satisfaction, Anxiety and Comprehension of the Informed Consent in Pediatric Oncology Clinical Trials||University of California, San Diego / Paula Aristizabal, MD||Psychosocial Grants||2015||California|
|Perinatal Hormonal Biomarkers and Risk of Testicular Germ Cell Tumors||University of California Berkeley / Catherine Metayer, MD, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2014||California|
|Investigating the Role of Genetic and Epigenetic Variation in Risk of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Down Syndrome||University of California San Francisco / Adam de Smith, Ph.D.||'A' Award Grants||2014||California|
|Altered Cerebral Blood Flow after Pediatric Posterior Fossa Brain Tumor Treatment||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Mary Baron Nelson, RN/PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2016||California|
|Determinants of Testicular Germ Cell Tumor Platinum Sensitivity and Resistance||University of California, San Diego / Paolo Abada||Young Investigator Grants||2012||California|
|Enhancing Effectiveness of Immune Checkpoint Therapy in Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Shahab Asgharzadeh, MD||Innovation Grants||2015||California|
|Assess the activity of ABT-737 as a single agent against neuroblastoma cell lines grown in cell culture||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Theresa Harned, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2006||California|
|Pediatric Developmental Therapeutics Center of Excellence at UCSF||University of California San Francisco / Katherine Matthay, MD, Kieuhoa Vo, MD, - Scholars: Amit Sabnis, MD, Lena Winestone, MD/MSHP, Beth Winger, MD/PhD, Bo Qiu, MD/PhD||Center of Excellence Grants||2012||California|