Edinburgh Chromatin, Epigenetics and Transcriptional Regulation Network

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Description

The next Edinburgh Chromatin, Epigenetics and Transcriptional Regulation Meeting will take place on Wednesday 30th May 2018,
HRB Lecture Theatre, George Square, from 3.30pm to 6.00pm (+ networking social from 6.00pm).
Please put it in your diary!

This meeting will be our 11th Edition!
We are delighted to host Professor Jessica Downs (The Institute of Cancer Research - London) as our Special Guest Speaker.
Under the academic development remit, Jessica will also give brief overview of his career path, to inspire students and postdocs attending.

The speakers are:

Irene Kallimasioti (IGMM)
“How chromatin modifications influence CRISPR/Cas9 mutagenesis”
Guido Sanguinetti (School of Informatics)
"Statistical challenges in functional genomic data modelling"
Iain Williamson (IGMM)
“Perturbing TAD boundaries affects chromatin conformation but not gene regulation”
Jessica Downs (Keynote Speaker*, The Institute of Cancer Research)
*Sponsored by the Institute for Academic Development -University of Edinburgh
“Protective packaging for DNA: chromatin remodelling complexes and genome stability”
Period30 May 2018
Event typeSymposium
LocationUnited Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionLocal