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This page lists events that are of interest to the global community of developmental biologists: conferences, meetings, training courses, workshops.

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Events filtered by topic: Epigenetics and gene expression [Clear filter]

March 2017

Zencode/DevCom conference – Gene-Regulatory Systems in Development

Topics include:

Single-cell profiling

Chromatin Dynamics

Regulatory networks

Evolutionary plasticity

 

Abstract deadline: December 17th, 2016

Registration deadline: January 31st, 2017

conference
March 27, 2017 — March 30, 2017
Parador de Carmona, Carmona, Spain

April 2017

EMBO Workshop: Awakening of the genome – The maternal-to-zygotic transition

Bringing together expertise in various areas of the MZT, this Workshop aims to generate synergistic insight into how different cellular processes combine to ensure faithful development across eukaryotes

Organisers: Nadine Vastenhouw, Philip Zegerman, Howard Lipshitz & Petr Svoboda

Abstract deadline: 13 January, 2017

workshop
April 23, 2017 — April 26, 2017
Dresden, Germany

June 2017

Gordon Research Conference: Germinal Stem Cell Biology

Programming and Reprogramming the Vertebrate Germline

Chair:  Peter Koopman

Vice Chair: Monika A. Ward

Application deadline: 21 May, 2017

conference
June 18, 2017 — June 23, 2017
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

2017 IMB Conference: Gene Regulation by the Numbers: Quantitative Approaches to Study Transcription

The conference will explore the latest findings and technological developments in the field of gene regulation.

conference
June 19, 2017 — June 21, 2017
Mainz, Germany

Abcam conference: Epigenetic Regulatory Pathways

This meeting will focus on the latest developments in epigenetic research and will address also the importance of this field in disease and drug development.

Oral abstract deadline: 01 February 2017

Poster abstract deadline: 01 April 2017

conference
June 26, 2017 — June 28, 2017
Seoul, South Korea

3rd WQBP symposium “The Epigenome: Mechanisms of Maintenance” on June 30, 2017

Join us in Shakespeare country for the 3rd Warwick-Wellcome Quantitative Biomedicine Programme symposium on “The Epigenome: Mechanisms of Maintenance” at the University of Warwick. Travel awards from CoB are available for students/postdoctoral fellows who wish to attend the meeting.

conference
June 30, 2017
University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom

July 2017

Gordon Research Conference: Genome Architecture in Cell Fate & Disease

Defining Structure and Function of the Nucleus
Chair: Wange Lu

Vice Chairs: David M. Gilbert & Yijun Ruan

Application deadline: June 4, 2017

conference
July 02, 2017 — July 07, 2017
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China

10th European Zebrafish Meeting

Situated on the banks of the Danube, with its beautiful art nouveau architecture, Budapest offers the perfect conference venue and tourist destination. We will also commemorate George Streisinger, the founder of zebrafish genetics, who was born here 90 years ago.

conference
July 03, 2017 — July 07, 2017
Budapest Congress Center, Budapest, Hungary

Living Systems Institute Opening Symposium

The University of Exeter’s new £52 million Living Systems Institute (LSI) is hosting its first international symposium on 5/6 July 2017.

The symposium will feature distinguished speakers, including two Nobel Laureates (Paul Nurse and Christiane Nusslein-Volhard).

We hope you can join us!

conference public talk workshop
July 05, 2017 — July 06, 2017
Great Hall, University of Exeter Streatham Campus

Gordon Research Conference: Human Genetics & Genomics

The Emergent Utility Human Genomics in Clinics, in Populations, and in Homes

Chair: Carlos Bustamante

Vice Chair: Nicholas Katsanis

Application deadline: 11 June, 2017

conference
July 09, 2017 — July 14, 2017
Stoweflake Conference Center, Stowe, VT

Gordon Research Conference: Epigenetics

Epigenetics in Action: From Mechanisms to Biological Impacts

Chairs: Pamela K. Geyer & Frederic Berger

Vice Chairs: Susan Strome & Maria-Elena Torres-Padilla

Application deadline: 02 July, 2017

conference
July 30, 2017 — August 04, 2017
Holderness School, Holderness, NH

September 2017

Molecular Biosystems Conference: Eukaryotic gene regulation and functional genomics

The meeting will cover a wide variety of topics centered on eukaryotic gene expression, with a strong focus on global approaches for the study of gene regulation and function.

 

conference
September 23, 2017 — September 26, 2017
Puerto Varas, Chile

October 2017

EMBO Conference: Nuclear structure and dynamics

Registration will open shortly

conference
October 04, 2017 — October 08, 2017
L'Isle sur la Sorgue, France

February 2018

3rd DNA Replication/Repair Structures and Cancer Conference

Join our scientific chairs John Tainer (MD Anderson Cancer Center) and Tom Blundell (University of Cambridge) in Cancun for Fusion Conference’s 3rd DNA Replication/Repair Structures and Cancer conference.

conference workshop
February 11, 2018 — February 15, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

Epigenetics (From Mechanisms to Disease) – Fusion Conferences

Chairs: Dr. Giacomo Cavalli (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) & Dr. Luciano Di Croce (Centre for Genomic Regulation)

This conference integrates the burgeoning field of epigenetics with the underlying processes of chromatin organization, transcription regulation and aspects of stem cell biology.

conference workshop
February 15, 2018 — February 18, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

Neuroepigenetics and Neuroepitranscriptomics – Fusion Conferences

Chair: Dr. Li-Huei Tsai (MIT)

Key Sessions include:

  • Epigenetic mechanisms regulating brain development and stem cells
  • Transcriptional regulation
  • Neuronal specific splicing
  • Brain developmental disorders, aging and neurodegeneration
  • Genome-wide analysis of different DNA and RNA modifications
  • 3D epigenome and chromatin topology
conference workshop
February 24, 2018 — February 27, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

Nuclear Receptors (New Roles for Nuclear Receptors in Development, Health and Disease) – Fusion Conferences

Join scientific chairs Charlotte Bevan (Imperial College London), Karen Knudsen (Thomas Jefferson University) Simak Ali (Imperial College London) in Cancun for the Fusion Nuclear Receptors (New Roles for Nuclear Receptors in Development, Health and Disease) conference.

conference workshop
February 27, 2018 — March 02, 2018
Cancun, Mexico