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|
|Preclinical Studies of Gli1 Inhibition in Ewing Family Tumors||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / William May||Innovation Grants||2008||California|
|A Novel Target for Neuroblastoma Treatment||Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope / Linda Malkas, Ph.D.||Reach Grants||2014||California|
|Identification and Characterization of an Epigenetic Program that Maintains the Self-Renewal of MLL Myeloid Leukemia Stem Cells||Stanford University / Hon-Kit Wong||Young Investigator Grants||2010||California|
|A Combinatorial Approach to Target the Tumor-Initiating and Transit Amplifying Cellular Subpopulations in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG)||Stanford University / Michelle Monje, MD, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2011||California|
|Characterization of Pre-Leukemia Associated with Familial RUNX1 Mutations||Stanford University / Ravi Majeti, MD/PhD||Familial RUNX1 Research Grants||2016||California|
|Alternative Splicing Driven by MYCN Activates RAS-MAPK in Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Investigating Racial Disparities in Pediatric Acute Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Lena Winestone, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Targeting the ALT Pathway to Induce Synthetic Lethality and Treat Poor Outcome Pediatric Tumors||University of California, Davis / Wolf-Dietrich Heyer, PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||California|
|Single-cell Profiling of Pediatric Bone Sarcomas||University of California, Los Angeles / Alice Soragni, PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||California|
|Targeting Secondary Mutations in Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Elliot Stieglitz, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||California|