Organization of Eukaryotic Genomes (I-S1)

Chairs: Wendy Bickmore
  Sergey Razin

July 9, 2013

Chair: Rainer Renkawitz

08.30 – 09.10

Peter Cook   Sir William Dunn School of Pathology; University of Oxford; Oxford, UK

A model for all genomes: the role of specialized transcription factories

09.10 – 09.35

Ivan Raska   Institute of Cellular Biology and pathology, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic

Large scale organization of chromatin

09.35 –10.00

Andrew S. Belmont   Dept. of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champain, USA

Long-range, directed movement of Hsp70 transgenes to nuclear speckles after transcriptional activation

10.00 –10.25

Peter Becker   Ludwig Maximilians Universität, Adolf-Butenandt-Institut, München, Germany

The Drosophila X chromosome, a functional nuclear compartment