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|
|Detection of Circulating Tumor DNA in Pediatric Sarcomas||The Regents of the University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Maximillian Diehn, MD/PhD (Stanford University)||Innovation Grants||2016||California|
|Endocrine Disrupting Pesticides, Neonatal Hormones and Risk of Testicular Germ Cell Tumors||University of California Berkeley / Catherine Metayer, MD, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2018||California|
|A CRISPRi Genetic Screen in Ewing sarcoma Identifies a Novel Dependence on Homologous Recombination DNA Repair||University of California San Francisco / Asmin Tulpule, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||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|
|Histone H3.3 Targeted Therapy for Pediatric High-grade Gliomas||University of California, Davis Medical Center / Paul Knoepfler, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||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|
|Genetic Dissection of Cancer Drug Resistance and Toxicity Using Haploid Human Cells||Stanford University / Ramin Dubey, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||California|
|Develop a Therapeutic Vaccine Approach by Removing Viral Immune Evasion||University of California, Los Angeles / Ren Sun, PhD||Springboard Grants||2013||California|
|Investigating Racial Disparities in Pediatric Acute Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Lena Winestone, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2016||California|
|Oncogenic Hedgehog Pathway Activation by a Putative Rho GTPase-Activating Protein||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Jun Ni, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|