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|
|Phase II Trial of Poly-ICLC in Pediatric Low Grade Gliomas||University of California, San Diego / Donald Durden, MD, PhD||Springboard Grants||2013||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|
|Preclinical Studies of Gli1 Inhibition in Ewing Family Tumors||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / William May||Innovation Grants||2008||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|
|Modeling Anaplastic Medulloblastoma using Cerebellar Stem Cells||Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute / Robert Wechsler-Reya, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Characterization of Pre-Leukemia Associated with Familial RUNX1 Mutations||Stanford University / Ravi Majeti, MD/PhD||Familial RUNX1 Research Grants||2016||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|
|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|
|Pain and Symptom Experiences in Children with Cancer||University of California, Los Angeles / Eufemia Jacob, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||California|