Grant Support

Donald L. Durden, MD, PhD 
"Vascular targeted PI-3 kinase inhibitor, SF1126 for glioma therapy." $893,145 
RO1 CA94233-09 (PI) Sept. 2009-Aug. 2013 
Genomics of Sickle Cell Disease $50,000 
UCSD Department of Pediatrics Genomics Grant May 2013-Apr. 2014

Jenny M. Kim, MD 
Biomarkers of Sickle Cell Disease. Examine iNKT cells and biomarkers of $25,000 
inflammation at baseline and during pain crisis in children with sickle cell disease 2011-2012 
UCSD Clinical and Translational Research Institute Pilot Translational Studies Award

William D. Roberts, MD 
U10 CA 98543-08/National Institutes of Health Children’s Oncology Group (COG) $221,926 
Multi-Institution Clinical Trials Group (Adamson) (#19630) Mar. 2009-Feb. 2014 
Institution P.I.: William D. Roberts, M.D. 
Accelerating Clinical Trials in Novel Oncology Pathways (ACTNOW) $36,507 
ARRA Program for Protocol ANBL0931 (Adamson) 2011-2012 
3U1098543-07S1/National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute 
Environmental and Molecular Epidemiology of Childhood Leukemia $60,086 
5R01ES009137-12/National Institute of Environmental Health Services Aug. 2010-July 2013 
Dissecting the Molecular Basis of Ewing’s Sarcoma Metastasis. $86,956 
Hyundai Hope Grant Sept. 2012-Sept. 2014 
St. Baldrick’s Foundation Infrastructure Award $45,239 

Courtney D. Thornburg, MD, MS 
Region IX Comprehensive Hemophilia Care Program $11,350 
MCHB 5-H30MC-0036-10HRSA July 2011-June 2013 
Data Collection of Complications of Hemophilia and Serum Testing and Storage $31,390 
CCU0916521-07/CDC U27 July 2011-June 2013
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Jing Yang, PhD 
Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition in Tumor Metastasis $1,500,000 
1 DP2 OD002420-01/2007/NIH Director’s New Innovator Award Sept. 2007-Aug. 2012 
Hyundai Hope Grant: Dissecting the Molecular Basis of $86,956 
Ewing’s Sarcoma Metastasis Sept. 2012-Sept. 2014 
1R01CA168689-01 (PI: Yang) 
Regulation of Tumor Invasion by Twist1 $1,232,550 
RSG-09-282-01-CSM (PI: Yang) Sept. 2012-June 2017 
In vivo activation of Twist in breast cancer metastasis $600,000 
American Cancer Society Scholar Research Grant Jan. 2010-Dec. 2013 
Targeting Neural Crest Migration Program to Treat Ewing’s Sarcoma Metastasis $300,000 
The Hartwell Foundation Individual Research Grant (PI: Yang) May 2012-April 2015 
Developing a Novel Therapeutic Approach for Ewing’s Sarcoma Metastasis $60,091 
Hyundai Hope Grant (PI: Yang)/ Hyundai Hope On Wheels Foundation Sept. 2012-Dec. 2014 
Regulation of breast cancer stem cell by matrix stiffness $300,000 
DOD Breast Cancer Program IDEA Award (PI: Yang) June 2013-May 2016

Alice L. Yu, MD, PhD 
Predicting outcome and Ameliorating Toxicities of the Immunotherapy $300,000 
of Neuroblastoma July 2011-June 2013 
20113297/Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation 
Role of antibodies to non-human glycans in immunotherapy of neuroblastoma $81,533 
20113706/St. Baldrick’s Foundation July 2011-June 2012 
COG Chair’s Grant $23,810 
Sub 021051(CA098543)/National Childhood Cancer Foundation Mar. 2011-Feb. 2012

Dr. Sun Choo, MD
July 2013 - Current
St.Baldrick's Fellow Grant
Research Funding for "Developing a Novel Therapeutic Approach for Ewing's Sarcoma Metastasis" Project

July 2014 - July 2015
Rady Childrens's Intramural Research Grant Research Funding for "Developing a Novel Therapeutic
Approach for Ewing's Sarcoma Metastasis" project"