Organization of Eukaryotic Genomes (I-S1)

Chairs: Wendy Bickmore
  Sergey Razin

July 9, 2013

Chair: Peter Becker

17.00 – 17.40

Wendy Bickmore   Medical Research Council, Human Genetics Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK

Long-range regulation of gene expression

17.40 – 18.05

Rainer Renkawitz  Genetisches Institut, Justus-Liebig-Universitaet, Giessen, Germany

Chromatin insulation: How many mechanisms do we need?

18.05 – 18.30

Howard Cedar   Department of Cellular Biochemistry and Human Genetics, The Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel

Programming DNA methylation patterns during development

18.30 – 18.55

Brian McStay   Centre for Chromosome Biology, School of Natural Sciences, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland

Human nucleolar organiser regions lie within a complex chromatin landscape in previously uncharted regions of the genome

18.55 – 19.10

Morten Kjos   Molecular Genetics Department, University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Transcription contributes to efficient chromosome segregation in streptococcus pneumoniae

19.10 – 19.25

Nikolai Tchurikov   Engelhardt Institute of Molecular Biology, Moscow, Russia

Hot spots of DNA double-strand breaks coupled with parp1 and hnrnpa2b1 binding sites shape coordinately expressed domains in human chromosomes

19.25 – 19.40

Alexey Kurnosov   Shemyakin-Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Whole-genome identification of somatic retroelement insertions in human brain tissues