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|
|Optimizing EGFR targeted therapy in pediatric malignant glioma.||University of California San Francisco / Theodore Nicolaides||Young Investigator Grants||2009||California|
|Preclinical Studies of Gli1 Inhibition in Ewing Family Tumors||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / William May||Innovation Grants||2008||California|
|A Pilot Study of the Feasibility and Acceptability of an Interactive Computerized Symptom Assessment Tool to Assess Disease and Treatment-Related Symptoms Experienced by Children with Cancer||University of California San Francisco / Tina Baggott, RN, PhD, PNP||Nurse Researcher Grants||2009||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|
|Predicting Outcome for Patients with Metastatic Neuroblastoma by Analysis of Bone Marrow and Blood for a Neuroblastoma Gene Expression Signature||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Robert Seeger||Innovation Grants||2010||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|
|Modeling Anaplastic Medulloblastoma using Cerebellar Stem Cells||Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute / Robert Wechsler-Reya, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Histone H3.3 Targeted Therapy for Pediatric High-grade Gliomas||University of California, Davis Medical Center / Paul Knoepfler, PhD||Innovation Grants||2015||California|
|Synergistic Activity of Anti-GD2 Antibody and CD47-Blockade for Immunotherapy of Neuroblastoma and Osteosarcoma||The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University / Robbie Majzner, MD||'A' Award Grants||2019||California|