UCLA researcher Steven J. Jonas M.D., Ph.D. has been awarded a 2017 Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) Young Investigator Grant to support his work to develop nanotechnologies to improve cellular immunotherapies for pediatric cancer patients.
Elijah was diagnosed with Stage IV neuroblastoma in August of 2005 at just 4 years old. His family traveled from Arkansas to Philadelphia for treatment over many years hoping to find a cure for his cancer. Their search continues to this day as Elijah keeps fighting to beat his disease. Read more »
Our Scientific Advisory Board chooses projects that are likely to make critical contributions to current pediatric cancer research and play a part in bringing the latest and most promising lifesaving treatments for these children.