US Government Grants

Grants from government agencies, departments and institutes for conferences in 2018 and 2017

Government support is crucial to Keystone Symposia's ability to recruit outstanding speakers, and to support student and postdoctoral scholarships. We gratefully acknowledge the generous support provided by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other government agencies:

2018 Conferences


Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

Grant No. 1R13HD093420-01: Maternal-Fetal Crosstalk: Harmony vs. Conflict (2018-T2)

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Grant No. 1 R13 CA224785-01: T Cell Dysfunction, Cancer and Infection (2018-A3)
Grant No. 1R13CA221318-01: Tumor Metabolism (2018-A5)
Grant No. 1 R13 CA224772-01: Cancer Epigenetics: New Mechanisms, New Therapies (2018-B4)
Grant No. 1 R13 CA224778-01: Emerging Cellular Therapies: T Cells and Beyond (2018-B6)
Grant No. 1U13CA224884-01: Mobile Genetic Elements and Genome Plasticity (2018-B7)
Grant No. 1 R13 CA224868-01: Cancer Immunotherapy: Combinations (2018-C5)
Grant No. 1R13CA228548-01: Mitochondrial Biology (2018-Z1)

National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)

Grant No. 1 R13 AT009821-01: Natural Products and Synthetic Biology: Parts and Pathways (2018-J1)

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Grant No. 1 R13 HL140913-01: Heart Failure: Crossing the Translational Divide (2018-A1)
Grant No. 1 R13 HL140612-01: Atherosclerosis: Lessons Learned and Concepts Challenged (2018-B2)
Grant No. 1 R13 HL140903-01: Vascular Biology and Human Diseases: From Molecular Pathways to Novel Therapeutics (2018-J8)

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)

Grant No. 1 R13 HG009984-01: One Million Genomes: From Discovery to Health (2018-G1)

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Grant No. 1R13AI134089-01: Vectors, Pathogens and Diseases: Current Trends and Emerging Challenges (2018-T1)
Grant No. 1R13AI134087-01: Antimicrobials and Resistance: Opportunities and Challenges (2018-T4)
Grant No. 1 R13 AI136036-01: Cell Death, Inflammation and Adaptation to Tissue Stress (2018-A6)
Grant No. 1 R13 AI136444-01: Translational Systems Immunology (2018-A9)
Grant No. 1 R13 AI136747-01: Progress and Pathways Toward an Effective HIV Vaccine (2018-J6)
Grant No. 1 R13 AI136364-01: Regulation and Dysregulation of Innate Immunity in Disease (2018-B9)
Grant No. 1 R13 AI136247-01: Antibodies as Drugs: Translating Molecules into Treatments (2018-C1)
Grant No. 1 R13 AI136480-01: Immunological Memory: Innate, Adaptive and Beyond (2018-X1)
Grant No. 1 R13 AI136565-01: Cells vs. Pathogens: Intrinsic Defenses and Counterdefenses (2018-C4)
Grant No. 1 R13 AI136481-01: The Resolution of Inflammation in Health and Disease (2018-C6)
Grant No. 1R13AI138575-01: Myeloid Cells (2018-D2)
Grant No. 1R13AI138573-01: Tuberculosis: Translating Scientific Findings for Clinical and Public Health Impact (2018-X7)

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Grant No. 5R13DK104611-04: Organ Crosstalk in Obesity and NAFLD (2018-J3)
Grant No. 1 R13 DK116303-01: Bioenergetics and Metabolic Disease (2018-J4)
Grant No. 5R13DK104616-03: Frontiers in Islet Biology and Diabetes (2018-B3)
Grant No. 5R13DK104616-04: Frontiers in Islet Biology and Diabetes (2018-B3)
Grant No. 1 R13 DK116595-01: Uncomplicating Diabetes: Reducing the Burden of Diabetes-Related End-Organ Injury (2018-J7)
Grant No. 1 R13 DK116615-01: Manipulation of the Gut Microbiota for Metabolic Health (2018-X3)

National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Grant No. 1U13CA224884-01: Mobile Genetic Elements and Genome Plasticity (2018-B7)*
Grant No. 1 R13 AG058412-01: Aging, Inflammation and Immunity (2018-X2)

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Grant No. MCB-1748023: Plant Signaling: Molecular Pathways and Network Integration (2018-A4)


2017 Conferences


National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Grant No. 1R13CA210497-01: Cell Plasticity within the Tumor Microenvironment (2017-A1)
Grant No. 1R13CA213553-01: Noncoding RNAs: From Disease to Targeted Therapeutics (2017-J5)
Grant No. 1R13CA210491-01: Autophagy Network Integration in Health and Disease (2017-B2)
Grant No. 1R13CA216983-01: Kinases: Next-Generation Insights and Approaches (2017-C4)
Grant No. 1R13CA213447-01: Tumor Metabolism: Mechanisms and Targets (2017-X3)
Grant No. 1R13CA216951-01: Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy: Taking a Place in Mainstream Oncology (2017-C7)
Grant No. 1R13CA216982-01: DNA Replication and Recombination (2017-Z2)
Grant No. 1R13AI131438-01: Mononuclear Phagocytes in Health, Immune Defense and Disease (2017-D3)*

National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)

Grant No. 1R13AI126942-01: Biobetters and Next-Generation Biologics: Innovative Strategies for Optimally Effective Therapies (2017-A7)*
Grant No. 1R13TR001915-01: Rare and Undiagnosed Diseases: Discovery and Models of Precision Therapy (2017-C2)

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Grant No. 1R13HL135875-01: Asthma: From Pathway Biology to Precision Therapeutics (2017-B3)
Grant No. 1R13DK112608-01: Injury, Inflammation and Fibrosis (2017-C8)*
Grant No. 1R13HL135924-01: Molecular Mechanisms of Heart Development (2017-X7)
Grant No. 1R13HL135954-01: RNA-Based Approaches in Cardiovascular Disease (2017-X8)
Grant No. 1R13HL137302-01: Angiogenesis and Vascular Disease (2017-Z3)
Grant No. 1R13HL137293-01: Mitochondria, Metabolism and Heart (2017-Z4)

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Grant No. 1R13AI126822-01: Translational Vaccinology for Global Health (2017-S1)
Grant No. 1R13AI126804-01: Hemorrhagic Fever Viruses (2017-S3)
Grant No. 1R13AI126782-01: Cellular Stress Responses and Infectious Agents (2017-S4)
Grant No. 1R13AI126781-01: TGF-ß in Immunity, Inflammation and Cancer (2017-A3)
Grant No. 1R13AI126784-01: New Developments in Our Basic Understanding of Tuberculosis (2017-A5)
Grant No. 1R13AI126942-01: Biobetters and Next-Generation Biologics: Innovative Strategies for Optimally Effective Therapies (2017-A7)
Grant No. 1R13AI129385-01: Microbiome in Health and Disease (2017-J8)
Grant No. 1R13AI129343-01: Viral Immunity: Mechanisms and Consequences (2017-B4)
Grant No. 1R13AI129342-01: Malaria: From Innovation to Eradication (2017-B5)
Grant No. 1R13AI128981-01: Type I Interferon: Friend and Foe Alike (2017-X6)
Grant No. 1R13AI129592-01: HIV Vaccines (2017-C9)
Grant No. 1R13AI128965-01: B Cells and T Follicular Helper Cells – Controlling Long-Lived Immunity (2017-D2)
Grant No. 1R13AI131438-01: Mononuclear Phagocytes in Health, Immune Defense and Disease (2017-D3)
Grant No. 1R13AI131602-01: Modeling Viral Infections and Immunity (2017-E1)
Grant No. 1R13AI131607-01: Integrating Metabolism and Immunity (2017-E4)
Grant No. 1R13AI131600-01: Cell Death and Inflammation (2017-K2)

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Grant No. 1R13AG054151-01: Mitochondria Communication (2017-A4)*
Grant No. 5R13DK104616-02: Diabetes (2017-J3)
Grant No. 5R13DK104616-03: Diabetes (2017-J3)
Grant No. 5R13DK104611-03: Obesity and Adipose Tissue Biology (2017-J4)
Grant No. 1R13DK112658-01: Hematopoiesis (2017-B1)
Grant No. 1R13DK112338-01: Bile Acid Receptors as Signal Integrators in Liver and Metabolism (2017-C1)
Grant No. 1R13DK112660-01: Sex and Gender Factors Affecting Metabolic Homeostasis, Diabetes and Obesity (2017-C6)
Grant No. 1R13DK112608-01: Injury, Inflammation and Fibrosis (2017-C8)
Grant No. 1R13HL137302-01: Angiogenesis and Vascular Disease (2017-Z3)*
Grant No. 1R13HL137293-01: Mitochondria, Metabolism and Heart (2017-Z4)*

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

Grant No. 1R13NS100145-01: Neurogenesis during Development and in the Adult Brain (2017-J2)
Grant No. 1R13NS100144-01: Synapses and Circuits: Formation, Function and Dysfunction (2017-X1)
Grant No. 1R13NS100143-01: Connectomics (2017-X2)

National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Grant No. 1R13AG054151-01: Mitochondria Communication (2017-A4)
Grant No. 1R13AG056065-01: Aging and Mechanisms of Aging-Related Disease (2017-E2)


* Indicates Secondary Funding Institute for Grant