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Writing a first grant proposal

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A workshop organized by the Society for Leukocyte Biology offered advice to young scientists on how to decipher the grant-submission process of the US National Institutes of Health and compose a clear, compelling and fundable grant.

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  • 03 February 2012

    In the version of this article initially published, the first author's surname was incorrect and e-mail address was missing. The correct name is "Gomez-Cambronero"; the e-mail address is julian.cambronero@wright.edu. The error has been corrected in the HTML and PDF versions of the article.

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We thank J. Holland (Account Executive, Society Management Services at the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology) for help in organizing the workshop and preparing the surveys.

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  1. Julian Gomez-Cambronero is in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, USA.

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  2. Lee-Ann H. Allen is with the Iowa Inflammation Program and Department of Medicine, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Coralville, Iowa, USA.

    • Lee-Ann H Allen
  3. Martha K. Cathcart is in the Department of Molecular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

    • Martha K Cathcart
  4. Louis B. Justement is in the Department of Microbiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA.

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  5. Elizabeth J. Kovacs is with the Burn and Shock Trauma Institute and Department of Surgery, Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Illinois, USA.

    • Elizabeth J Kovacs
  6. Kenneth R. McLeish is with the Kidney Disease Program, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.

    • Kenneth R McLeish
  7. William M. Nauseef is with the Iowa Inflammation Program and Department of Medicine, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Coralville, Iowa, USA.

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  • Writing a first grant proposal

    • Julian Gomez-Cambronero
    • , Lee-Ann H Allen
    • , Martha K Cathcart
    • , Louis B Justement
    • , Elizabeth J Kovacs
    • , Kenneth R McLeish
    •  & William M Nauseef

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