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|
|A Novel Target for Neuroblastoma Treatment||Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope / Linda Malkas, Ph.D.||Reach Grants||2014||California|
|A Pilot Study of the Feasibility and Acceptability of an Interactive Computerized Symptom Assessment Tool to Assess Disease and Treatment-Related Symptoms Experienced by Children with Cancer||University of California San Francisco / Tina Baggott, RN, PhD, PNP||Nurse Researcher Grants||2009||California|
|Modeling Anaplastic Medulloblastoma using Cerebellar Stem Cells||Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute / Robert Wechsler-Reya, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Characterization of Pre-Leukemia Associated with Familial RUNX1 Mutations||Stanford University / Ravi Majeti, MD/PhD||Familial RUNX1 Research Grants||2016||California|
|Targeting PI3Kdelta in Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Yong-mi Kim, MD & Nora Heisterkamp, PhD||Reach Grants||2015||California|
|Central Venous Catheter (CVC) - Related Bloodstream Infections in Pediatric Cancer||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Rita Secola||Nurse Researcher Grants||2009||California|
|Targeting Childhood Brain Cancer in a Dish to Catalyze New Therapies||University of California, Davis Medical Center / Paul Knoepfler, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||California|
|A comprehensive public resource for fusion-negative sarcoma sequencing data||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Richard Gorlick, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|
|Targeting Secondary Mutations in Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Elliot Stieglitz, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||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|