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Gene Regulation Workshop

(former SKMB meeting)

University of Lausanne
Génopode C
Lausanne, Switzerland

Regulation from DNA to Protein

The Gene Regulation Workshop is a one day meeting in Lausanne featuring internationally recognized scientists that work on molecular mechanisms controlling transcriptional and post-transcriptional responses in gene expression to cell-type specific, developmental or environmental cues.

Register here (deadline 25.08.2019)

2019 Speakers

9:30-10:00Welcome Coffee
10:00-10:45Takashi Hiiragi
EMBL Heidelberg, Germany
Self-organisation in mammalian development
10:45-11:30Reuven Agami
The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Amino acid vulnerabilities in cancer
11:30-12:15Marina Chekulaeva
Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology (BIMSB), Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC), Berlin, Germany
Dissecting RNA localisation in neurons
14:15-15:00Zoya Ignatova
Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Hamburg, Germany
Tuning gene expression at the level of translation
15:00-15:45Dónal O’Carroll
MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh, UK
RNA modification and the immortal lineage
15:45-16:30Marc Timmers
University of Freiburg and DKFZ Heidelberg, Germany
TFIID and epigenetics


Martine Collart, UNIGE
Christian Fankhauser, UNIL
David Gatfield, UNIL
Ramesh Pillai, UNIGE
Florian Steiner, UNIGE


Corinne Dentan



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