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|
|A comprehensive public resource for fusion-negative sarcoma sequencing data||University of California San Francisco / Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD & Richard Gorlick, MD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||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|
|Pain and Symptom Experiences in Children with Cancer||University of California, Los Angeles / Eufemia Jacob, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||California|
|Using Neurofibromatosis-1 (NF1) to understand Pediatric Brain Tumor Initiation||Stanford University School of Medicine / Yuan Pan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2020||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|
|Neural Crest Gene Regulatory Networks Underlying Normal Meningeal Development and Onset of Meningioma||California Institute of Technology / Ayyappa Raja Desingu Rajan, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2021||California|
|Targeting the Accomplices of MYC in MYC-driven Medulloblastoma||Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute / Robert Wechsler-Reya, Ph.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||California|
|Identifying Drug Resistant Mutations in Ph-like Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Mignon Loh, M.D.||Innovation Grants||2014||California|
|Space-Time Analysis of the California Birth Cohort: 30 Years of Childhood Cancer||University of California Berkeley / Steve Selvin, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2015||California|