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|
|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|
|Blockade of MYCN in neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||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|
|Targeting the Accomplices of MYC in MYC-driven Medulloblastoma||Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute / Robert Wechsler-Reya, Ph.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||California|
|Identifying New Therapeutic Targets in Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma||Stanford University / Julien Sage, PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Targeting inhibitory phosphatase signaling in high-risk childhood ALL||University of California San Francisco / Markus Muschen, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Space-Time Analysis of the California Birth Cohort: 30 Years of Childhood Cancer||University of California Berkeley / Steve Selvin, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2015||California|
|Studying the clonal dynamics and evolution of leukemia using molecular barcodes||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Matthew Porteus, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Role of Fetal Growth in Pediatric Rhabdomyosarcoma||University of California Berkeley / Catherine Metayer, MD, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2013||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|