Sep 2, 2011, SKMB Gene Regulation Workshop GEN

As in previous years, the SKMB gene regulation workshop will take place in the C auditorium of the Génopode.

The date is September 2nd 2011.

The program:

10h00 Welcome coffee

10h30 Thomas JENUWEIN (Freiburg)   Epigenetic Control by Histone Methylation
11h15 Danny REINBERG (New York)   Molecular Mechanisms of Epigenetic Inheritance
12h00 Ramin SHIEKHATTAR (Philadelphia)   A Novel Basal Factor Functions as a Global Transcriptional Rheostat

12h45 Lunch 14h30 Wouter DE LAAT (Utrecht)   Transcription Regulation in Three Dimensions

15h15 Len PENNACCHIO (Berkeley)   Large-Scale Identification of Tissue-Specific Enhancers In Vivo

16h00 Coffee break

16h30 Andrea BRAND (Cambridge, UK)   Balancing Self-Renewal and Differentiation in the Developing Nervous System 17h15 Phillip ZAMORE (Worcester)   What Fruit Flies Teach Us About RNA Silencing 18h00 Apero

As in previous years, we will close the registration site as the number of participants reaches 240  (more than the capacity of the auditorium…).

So, if you are interested and plan to attend, please register quickly! http://www.medecine.unige.ch/skmb/