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|
|Identification of Aberrantly Methylated Differentially Expressed Genes to Distinguish High- vs. Low-Risk Retinoblastoma||Children’s Hospital Los Angeles / Jesse Berry, MD||Reach Grants||2023||California|
|Targeting inhibitory phosphatase signaling in high-risk childhood ALL||University of California San Francisco / Markus Muschen, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Harmonizing Data Sharing Efforts towards a Federated Data Model||University of California at Santa Cruz / Olena M. Vaske, PhD & David Haussler, PhD||Crazy 8 Pilots||2019||California|
|Maternal Comorbidities, Pharmaceutical Use and Childhood Cancers: A Record Linkage Study in Taiwan||University of California, Los Angeles / Julia Heck, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2017||California|
|Characterization of the Role of Chromosome 1p Deletion in MYCN-Amplified Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / Miller Huang, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2013||California|
|Enhancing Effectiveness of Immune Checkpoint Therapy in Neuroblastoma||Children’s Hospital Los Angeles / Shahab Asgharzadeh, MD||Innovation Grants||2015||California|
|Overcoming Glucocorticoid Resistance in Lymphoid Cancers||University of California San Francisco / Anica Wandler, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2017||California|
|Child's Exposure to Radiation from Medical Imaging and the Risk of Childhood Leukemia: Pooled Analyses from the Childhood Leukemia International Consortium (CLIC)||University of California Berkeley / Catherine Metayer, MD/PhD & Steve Selvin, PhD||Epidemiology Grants||2016||California|
|Targeting Secondary Mutations in Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia||University of California San Francisco / Elliot Stieglitz, MD||Young Investigator Grants||2015||California|
|Single-Cell Profiling of Acute Myeloid Leukemia for High-Resolution Chemo-immunotherapy Target Discovery||Stanford University School of Medicine / Charles Gawad, MD/PhD||Single-cell Pediatric Cancer Atlas Grant||2019||California|