US Government Grants

Grants from government agencies, departments and institutes for conferences in 2017 and 2016

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:

2017 Conferences


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. 1R13AI129592-01: HIV Vaccines (2017-C9)

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. 1R13DK112658-01: Hematopoiesis (2017-B1)

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

Grant No. 1R13NS100145-01: Neurogenesis during Development and in the Adult Brain (2017-J2)

National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Grant No. 1R13AG054151-01: Mitochondria Communication (2017-A4)


2016 Conferences


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

Grant No. 1R13HD085739-01: Human Nutrition, Environment and Health (2016-T1)
Grant No. 1R13HD087043-01: Biology of Down Syndrome: Impacts Across the Biomedical Spectrum (2016-A4)

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Grant No. 1R13CA200226-01: Nuclear Receptors: Full Throttle (2016-J1)
Grant No. 1R13CA200208-01: Enhancer Malfunction in Cancer (2016-Q6)
Grant No. 1R13CA200104-01: New Frontiers in Understanding Tumor Metabolism (2016-Q7)
Grant No. 1R13CA200143-01: Stem Cells and Cancer (2016-C1)
Grant No. 1R13CA206169-01: Chromatin and Epigenetics (2016-C2)
Grant No. 1R13CA200185-01: Cancer Pathophysiology: Integrating the Host and Tumor Environments (2016-C3)
Grant No. 1R13CA206357-01: Autophagy: Molecular and Physiological Mechanisms (2016-V1)
Grant No. 1R13CA206166-01: Exosomes/Microvesicles: Novel Mechanisms of Cell-Cell Communication (2016-E4)

National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)

Grant No. 1R13TR001586-01: Modern Phenotypic Drug Discovery: Defining the Path Forward (2016-D1)

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Grant No. 1R13HL131040-01: Fibrosis: From Basic Mechanisms to Targeted Therapies (2016-Q3)
Grant No. 1R13HL131204-01: Heart Failure: Genetics, Genomics and Epigenetics (2016-Z1)
Grant No. 1R13HL131055-01: Cardiac Development, Regeneration and Repair (2016-Z2)

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)

Grant No. 1R13HG008892-01: Genomics and Personalized Medicine (2016-Q2)
Grant No. 1R13HG008828-01: Noncoding RNAs in Health and Disease (2016-Q5)

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Grant No. 1R13AI120448-01: Systems Immunology: From Molecular Networks to Human Biology (2016-A1)
Grant No. 1R13AI120498-01: Cytokine JAK-STAT Signaling in Immunity and Disease (2016-A2)
Grant No. 1R13AI122397-01: Drug Discovery for Parasitic Diseases (2016-A5)
Grant No. 1R13AI122572-01: Cell Biology and Immunology of Persistent Infection (2016-A8)
Grant No. 1R13AI122597-01: Stromal Cells in Immunity (2016-Q4)
Grant No. 1R13AI122337-01: Immunometabolism in Immune Function and Inflammatory Disease (2016-Q8)
Grant No. 1R13AI122341-01: T Follicular Helper Cells and Germinal Centers (2016-B4)
Grant No. 1R13AI122627-01: Tuberculosis Co-Morbidities and Immunopathogenesis (2016-B6)
Grant No. 1R13AI122357-01: Antibodies as Drugs (2016-X2)
Grant No. 1R13AI122450-01: NF-kappaB and MAP Kinase Signaling in Inflammation (2016-X4)
Grant No. 1R13AI123008-01: HIV Persistence: Pathogenesis and Eradication (2016-X7)
Grant No. 1R13AI123005-01: HIV Vaccines (2016-X8)
Grant No. 1R13AI122342-01: Myeloid Cells (2016-D3)
Grant No. 1R13AI124477-01: Positive-Strand RNA Viruses (2016-N1)
Grant No. 1R13AI122351-01: Nucleic Acid Sensing Pathways: Innate Immunity, Immunobiology and Therapeutics (2016-E2)
Grant No. 1R13AI124357-01: B Cells at the Intersection of Innate and Adaptive Immunity (2016-E3)

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

Grant No. 1R13AR069440-01: Immunity in Skin Development, Homeostasis and Disease (2016-B5)
Grant No. 1R13AI124357-01: B Cells at the Intersection of Innate and Adaptive Immunity (2016-E3)*

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

Grant No. 1R13DK107250-01: Metabolism, Transcription and Disease (2016-J2)
Grant No. 5R13DK104611-02: Obesity and Adipose Tissue Biology (2016-B2)
Grant No. 1R13DK108622-01: Islet Biology: From Cell Birth to Death (2016-X5)
Grant No. 1R13DK108345-01: Stem Cells and Regeneration in the Digestive Organs (2016-X6)
Grant No. 1R13DK108621-01: Gut Microbiota, Metabolic Disorders and Beyond (2016-D4)
Grant No. 5R13DK104616-02: New Therapeutics for Diabetes and Obesity (2016-G1)

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

Grant No. 1R13HD087043-01: Biology of Down Syndrome: Impacts Across the Biomedical Spectrum (2016-A4)*
Grant No. 1R13NS095383-01: Neurological Disorders of Intracellular Trafficking (2016-A7)
Grant No. 1R13NS096939-01: State of the Brain (2016-R1)
Grant No. 1R13NS096941-01: Common Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration (2016-Z3)
Grant No. 1R13NS096929-01: Microglia in the Brain (2016-Z4)

National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Grant No. 1R13AG052264-01: Epigenetic and Metabolic Regulation of Aging and Aging-Related Diseases (2016-E1)

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Grant No. 1550703: Plant Epigenetics: From Genotype to Phenotype (2016-B1)

Office of the Director (OD)

Grant No. 1R13CA206166-01: Exosomes/Microvesicles: Novel Mechanisms of Cell-Cell Communication (2016-E4)*


* Indicates Secondary Funding Institute for Grant