May 24, 2021 | 9:00AM EDT | 1:00PM UTC | 3:00PM CEST*
*Program is in development and subject to change
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The mechanisms underlying nucleosome- and chromatin-based functional control of genomes are studied very broadly across biological systems and at an increasing rate. Moreover, the three-dimensional (3D) organization is an important component in the regulation of gene expression, with more recent implications emerging for DNA replication and repair. Additionally, the research being conducted in this field is important as it ultimately impacts and informs basic biology, as well as also contributing to a translational importance in human disease.The conference will showcase the interdisciplinary nature of the field, with talks combining state-of-the-art super resolution imaging, sophisticated genetics and single cell regulatory genomics focusing on chromatin mechanisms, including genome topology, DNA and RNA modifications, histone modifications, ATP-dependent nucleosome remodeling complexes, histone variants, chaperones and others.
[Pedro L. Alonso, MD, PhD]
[World Health Organization, Director of the Global Malaria Programme]
Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Stanford University, USA
Harvard University, USA
Mark A. Dawson
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia
European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Germany
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France
Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin, Germany
Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, USA
MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences, UK
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