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|
|Perinatal Hormonal Biomarkers and Risk of Testicular Germ Cell Tumors||University of California Berkeley / Catherine Metayer, MD, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2014||California|
|Enhancing Effectiveness of Immune Checkpoint Therapy in Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Shahab Asgharzadeh, MD||Innovation Grants||2015||California|
|Phase II Trial of Poly-ICLC in Pediatric Low Grade Gliomas||University of California, San Diego / Donald Durden, MD, PhD||Springboard Grants||2013||California|
|Synergistic Activity of Anti-GD2 Antibody and CD47-Blockade for Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma and Osteosarcoma||The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University / Robbie Majzner, MD||'A' Award Grants||2019||California|
|Next-Generation Therapies for Hedgehog Pathway-Dependent Tumors||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / James Chen, PhD||Innovation Grants||2013||California|
|Develop a Therapeutic Vaccine Approach by Removing Viral Immune Evasion||University of California, Los Angeles / Ren Sun, PhD||Springboard Grants||2013||California|
|GD2-directed CAR T cell therapy for H3K27M+ spinal cord diffuse midline glioma||Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University / Michelle Monje||Catalyst Grants||2021||California|
|Pain and Symptom Experiences in Children with Cancer||University of California, Los Angeles / Eufemia Jacob, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||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|
|Blockade of Mycn in neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss||Innovation Grants||2008||California|