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|
|Application of Epigenetic Markers for Early Detection of Childhood Leukemia.||University of California San Francisco / Sheng Zhong||Epidemiology Grants||2008||California|
|Identifying novel biomarkers for risk stratification in t-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).||University of California San Francisco / Michelle Hermiston, MD, PhD||Young Investigator Grants||2009||California|
|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|
|131 I-MIBG Imaging and Therapy for Neuroblastoma: Infrastructure Proposal||University of California San Francisco / Katherine Matthay, MD||Phase I/II Infrastructure Grants||2010||California|
|Long-Term Morbidity in Survivors of Childhood Cancer with Down Syndrome||University of California San Francisco / Shannon Raber||Nurse Researcher Grants||2010||California|
|Investigation of Genetic and Molecular Mechanisms of Second Malignant Neoplasms in a Mouse Model||University of California San Francisco / Jean Nakamura||Young Investigator Grants||2011||California|
|Blockade of MYCN in neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Weiss, MD/PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Targeting inhibitory phosphatase signaling in high-risk childhood ALL||University of California San Francisco / Markus Muschen, MD, PhD||Innovation Grants||2011||California|
|Blockade of p53 and Aurora A in Therapy Resistant Neuroblastoma||University of California San Francisco / William Clay Gustafson, MD, PhD||'A' Award Grants||2011||California|