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|
|Targeting inhibitory phosphatase signaling in high-risk childhood ALL||University of California San Francisco / Markus Muschen, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Blockade of p53 and Aurora A in Therapy Resistant Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Clay Gustafson, MD, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2011||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|
|Characterization of the Role of Chromosome 1p Deletion in MYCN-Amplified Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Miller Huang, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Identifying Drug Resistant Mutations in Ph-like Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Mignon Loh, M.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||California|
|Targeting eEF2 Kinase in Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, M.D., Ph.D.||Innovation 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|
|Understanding the Role of Translational Control in Humanized Mouse Models for Medulloblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Ozlem Aksoy, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||California|
|Chemical Genetics and CRISPRi/a Screen for Novel Therapeutic Targets in a Humanized Model for MYCN Associated High-Risk Pediatric Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Zhenyi An, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||California|
|Targeting Secondary Mutations in Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Elliot Stieglitz, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||California|