Keystone Symposia

US Government Grants


Grants from government agencies, departments and institutes for conferences in 2022 and 2021

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:

2022 Conferences



National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Grant No. 1 R13 CA257245-01: Exosomes, Microvesicles and Other Extracellular Vesicles (2022-B3)
Grant No. 1 R13 CA257240-01: Cancer: Aging in the Driver's Seat (2022-C4)

National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)

Grant No. 1R13TR003159-01: Targeted Protein Degradation (2022-J6)

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Grant No. 1R13HL154588-01: Heart Failure: Mechanisms and Therapies (2022-Q7)
Grant No. 1R13HL154801-01: Mitochondria, Metabolism and Heart (2022-Q8)

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)

Grant No. 1R13HG010979-01: Higher-Order Chromatin Architecture in Time and Space (2022-EK2)
Grant No. 1R13HG012151-01: Gene Regulation: From Emerging Technologies to New Models (2022-A1)

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Grant No. 1 R13 AI152254-01: Maternal-Fetal Newborn Immunity (2022-EK1)
Grant No. 1R13AI154971-01: Viral Immunity: Basic Mechanisms and Therapeutic Applications (2022-J3)
Grant No. 1R13AI154969-01: Respiratory Viruses: New Frontiers (2022-J4)
Grant No. 1R13AI154980-01: Antibodies as Drugs (2022-J7)
Grant No. 1 R13 AI157805-01: Next Generation HIV Vaccines & Therapies (2022-C2)

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)

Grant No. 1R13HG010979-01: Higher-Order Chromatin Architecture in Time and Space (2022-EK2)*

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

Grant No. 1 R13 DK131814-01: Inter Organ Crosstalk in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) (2022-Q1)
Grant No. 1 R13 DK131815-01: Adipose Tissue and Metabolic Health (2022-Q2)


2021 Conferences



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

Grant No. 1R13HD103472-01: Optimizing Nutrition for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (2021-EK8)
Grant No. 1R13HD103469-01: The Microbiome: From Mother to Child (2021-EK11)
Grant No. 1R13HD103470-01: MEETING CHANGE TO VIRTUAL: Neuropsychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Disorders: Harnessing Rare Variants (2021-A3)

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Grant No. 1R13CA246936-01: Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy (2021-EK1)
Grant No. 1R13CA254451-01: Myeloid Cells and Innate Immunity in Solid Tumors (2021-EK4)
Grant No. 1R13CA254455-01: RNA Editing and Modifications: From Biology to Therapy (2021-EK5)
Grant No. 1R13DE030021-01: Tissue Plasticity: Preservation and Alteration of Cellular Identity (2021-EK6)*
Grant No. 1R13CA254442-01: Autophagy: Mechanisms and Disease (2021-EK7)
Grant No. 1R13CA254450-01: Tumor Metabolism and the Microenvironment (2021-EK14)
Grant No. 1R13CA254054-01: Emerging Cell Therapies: Realizing the Vision of NextGen Cell Therapeutics (2021-EK15)
Grant No. 1R13TR003731-01: Precision Engineering of the Genome, Epigenome and Transcriptome (2021-EK24)*
Grant No. 1 R13 HL152473-01: Hematopoiesis (2021-EK37)*
Grant No. 1R13CA261003-01: Cancer Stem Cells: Advances in Biology and Clinical Translation (2021-EK46)

National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)

Grant No. 1R13TR003731-01: Precision Engineering of the Genome, Epigenome and Transcriptome (2021-EK24)
Grant No. 1R13TR003730-01: Targeted Protein Degradation: From Small Molecules to Complex Organelles (2021-EK40)

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Grant No. 1 R13 HL152474-01: Asthma: New Discoveries and Therapies in the Age of COVID (2021-EK9)
Grant No. 1 R13 HL152473-01: Hematopoiesis (2021-EK37)

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)

Grant No. 1R13HG011824-01: Non-Coding RNAs: Biology and Applications (2021-EK44)

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Grant No. 1R13AI154982-01: Tuberculosis: Science Aimed at Ending the Epidemic (2021-EK10)
Grant No. 1R13AI154725-01: Harnessing the Microbiome for Disease Prevention and Therapy (2021-EK12)
Grant No. 1R13AI154652-01: DAMPs Across the Tree of Life Inducing Innate Immunity (2021-EK38)
Grant No. 1R13AI150327-01: HIV Vaccines (2021-EK42)
Grant No. 1R13AI150426-01: HIV Pathogenesis and Cure (2021-EK43)
Grant No. 1R13AI161938-01: Innovative Vaccine Approaches (2021-EK50)

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)

Grant No. 1R13EB029305-01: Synthetic Biology: At the Crossroads of Genetic Engineering and Human Therapeutics (2021-EK41)

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)

Grant No. 1R13DE030021-01: Tissue Plasticity: Preservation and Alteration of Cellular Identity (2021-EK6)

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

Grant No. 1 R13 DK125009-01: Integrating Metabolism and Immunity (2021-EK16)
Grant No. 1 R13 DK127724-01: Obesity: From Cell to Patient (2021-EK17)
Grant No. 1 R13 DK127701-01: Diabetes: Many Faces of the Disease (2021-EK18)
Grant No. 1R13DK129023-01: Fatty Liver Disease and Multi-System Complications (2021-EK28)
Grant No. 1R13DK128974-01: Metabolic Decisions in Development and Disease (2021-EK27)

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

Grant No. 1R13NS118793-01: MEETING CANCELLED: Neuronal Cell Biology: A Biology of Extremes (2021-A1)

National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Grant No. 1R13AG072818-01: Neurodegenerative Diseases: Genes, Mechanisms and Therapeutics (2021-EK48)

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Grant No. IOS_1942422: Plant Genome Engineering: From Lab to Field (2021-EK25)


* Indicates Secondary Funding Institute for Grant