Chromatin and the environment

Country: Greece

City: Spetses

Abstr. due: 31.03.2016

Dates: 08.08.16 — 14.08.16

Area Of Sciences: Chemistry; Biology;

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Organizers: EMBO


This EMBO/FEBS Lecture Course offers five intensive summer days of lectures, research talks, tutorials and poster sessions, in a beautiful location. Our Summer School is an excellent chance for grad students and early postdocs to learn recent insights about how epigenetics affects metabolic disorders, cognitive function, and trans-generational inheritance. We aim to create the perfect environment for productive discussion and collaboration, and offer exclusive networking opportunities – including small dinner groups – with leaders in your field. Topics include: Transcription and gene silencing mechanisms Chromatin structure & function and epigenetic control Metabolic control of gene regulation Epigenetics in CNS function and trans-generational inheritance Epigenetics in health & disease

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