Organization of Eukaryotic Genomes (I-S1)

Chairs: Wendy Bickmore
  Sergey Razin

July 8, 2013

Chair:    Sergey Razin

17.00 – 17.40

Giacomo Cavalli   Institute of Human Genetics, CNRS, Montpellier, France

3D epigenomics and Polycomb proteins in Drosophila

17.40 – 18.05

Kerstin S. Wendt    Department of Cell Biology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

The roles of Cohesin and CTCF for shaping the chromatin fiber

18.05 – 18.30

Douglas Higgs   MRC Molecular Haematology Unit, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford. UK

Long range chromatin interactions at individual loci

18.30 – 18.55

Marcel Mechali   Institute of Human Genetics, CNRS, Montpellier, France

DNA replication: from origin recognition to genome organization

18.55 – 19.10

Ana Pombo   Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology, MDC, Berlin, Germany

Modelling large-scale organization of chromatin: a tale of the HoxB locus organization in mouse ES cells

19.10 – 19.25

Eva Bártová   Institute of Biophysics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, v.v.i., Brno, Czech Republic

Nuclear pattern and kinetics of HP1β protein

19.25 – 19.40

Alexander M. Ishov   University of Florida, Cancer & Genetics Research Complex and Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Gainesville, USA; Institute of Technology, St. Petersburg, Russia

Function of Daxx/ATRX complex at centromeric and pericentromeric heterochromatin