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|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Enhancing Effectiveness of Immune Checkpoint Therapy in Neuroblastoma||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Shahab Asgharzadeh, MD||Innovation Grants||2015||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|
|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|
|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|
|Targeting Childhood Brain Cancer in a Dish to Catalyze New Therapies||University of California, Davis Medical Center / Paul Knoepfler, PhD||Innovation Grants||2017||California|