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The Center for Epigenetics is hosting a Symposium titled Organization and Function of the Epigenome, which will be held in the Mountcastle Auditorium on November 20, 2014. 


Schedule:


9:15 – 9:30       Introduction - Andy Feinberg, MD, MPH, JHMI


9:30 – 10:15     Keynote Talk - Rolf Ohlsson, Ph.D., Karolinska Institutet 

                         The Nuclear Periphery: A Platform for the Regulation of Gene Expression


10:15 – 10:45   Break


10:45 – 11:20   Karen Reddy, Ph.D., JHMI

                         Chromatin Directed Scaffolding of Chromosomal Domains to the Nuclear Lamina


11:20 – 11:55   Victor Corces, , Ph.D., Emory University

                         Transcription and the 3D Organization of the Genome

 

11:55 – 1:00     Break

 

1:00 – 1:35       Bing Ren, Ph.D., UC San Diego

                         Analysis of Haplotype-Resolved Human Epigenomes


1:35 – 2:10       Cynthia Wolberger, Ph.D., JHMI

                         Ubiquitin Signaling in Transcription

   

2:10 – 2:45       Eric Nestler, Ph.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

                         Epigenetic Mechanisms of Drug Addiction


2:45 – 3:15      Break

 

3:15 – 3:50      Sean Taverna, Ph.D., JHMI

                        Histone Methylation and Integrity of the Germline Genome


3:50 – 4:25      Andy Feinberg, MD, MPH, JHMI

                        Nuclear Order and Disorder in Common Human Disease

 

For more information or questions please contact Nicole Erby at nerby1@jhmi.edu or call 410-614-3489