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|
|Genomic Alterations in Medulloblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Shahab Asgharzadeh, MD||Young Investigator 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|
|Symptom Burden, Health-Related Quality of Life and Health Care Utilization Among Children Undergoing Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: Impact of Parent Sleep, Fatigue and Psychological Distress||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Jessica Ward, PhD||Nurse Researcher Fellowship Grant||2017||California|
|Alternative Splicing Driven by MYCN Activates RAS-MAPK in Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2018||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|
|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|
|High-Throughput Gene-Editing via Microfluidic Cell Deformability to Enable Off-the-Shelf Allogeneic Cellular Immunotherapies||University of California, Los Angeles / Steven Jonas, MD/PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||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|
|Develop a Therapeutic Vaccine Approach by Removing Viral Immune Evasion||University of California, Los Angeles / Ren Sun, PhD||Springboard Grants||2013||California|