Epigenetics: Towards new therapeutic targets – June 1st – Grenoble

Dear “Chromatin and Epigenetic Club” Members,

The JSM on Epigenetic (Epigenetic: toward new therapeutic targets) is approaching!

It will held on June 1st 2017 in Grenoble (La Tronche, Amphi Boucherle).

The final deadline for Poster submission is set at May 22 with a prize for the best poster.

There is still some room left to join us for this exciting event! (see program: http://dpm.ujf-grenoble.fr/jsm/jsm-program2017)

Registration is free, but required (website:  http://dpm.ujf-grenoble.fr/jsm/jsm-home).

On behalf of the organizing committee,

Yung-Sing Wong

Chromatin Meeting : June 3rd – 9:45AM – EMBL

The next meeting will take place this Wednesday June 3rd, at 9:45 AM at the EMBL/Institut Laue-Langevin at the Polygone Scietifique.

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9:45 Seminar by Oliver Weichenrieder (MPI for Developmental Biology Tuebingen)
Structural analysis of human non-LTR retrotransposons

11:00 Short talk by Afsaneh Goudazri (IAB)
Male genome programming guided by histone acetylation and other post-translational modifications

11:30 Short talk by Piotr Gerlach (EMBL)
Structural Insights into Bunyavirus Replication and Its Regulation by the vRNA Promoter

Location : The meeting will take place in the Chadwick Amphitheatre of Institut Laue-Langevin/EMBL located at the EPN campus at the polygone scientifique.
Access map is available here: www.ill.eu/about/getting-to-the-ill
Unless you work there, you will need a site entry permission. You only need to email site@embl.fr a few days ahead with following information:
Your name; date, city and country of birth; nationality; name and address of your institute.

Reminder: Next meeting October 02 2014, 10AM IAB

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We remind you that the next chromatin club meeting will take place this week, Thursday October 2nd 2014 at 10 AM at IAB (access).

The program will be:
For the seminar: Pierre Antoine Defossez (Epigenetics and Cell fate, Paris)
Transcription silencing and DNA methylation

Fort the two short talks:
– Valérie Robert (Palladino lab, ENS Lyon)
The SET-2/SET1 histone H3K4 methyltransferase maintains pluripotency in the Caenorhabditis elegans germline

– Carmen Aguilar (Panne lab, EMBL)
Structure of the Nap1–H2A–H2B complex and implications for nucleosome assembly Continue reading

Summer School in Les Houches

Summer School Les Houches This summer school provides an exceptional opportunity to develop a broad overview of the state-of-art developments in integrated structural cell biology, to meet in a nice environment both senior lecturers who are world leaders in their field, as well as students and early-stage researchers from different countries, and all of this in a beautiful environment.

It is located in Les Houches, near Chamonix (France), from July 7th – August 1st.

Please take a look at the website, and help spread the information!