Fourth Barcelona Chromatin Club Meeting
Tuesday 18 March 2014
Polycomb: new insight into an epigenetic paradigm
Embedded in the 4th Annual Chromatin and Epigenetics symposium. Co-organized with Albert Jordan from the Molecular Biology section of the Catalan Society of Biology (SCB).
The 4th BCC is organized by Julien Douet & Marcus Buschbeck
9:00 Alfred Cortés (CRESIB)
Epigenetic variation in malaria parasites: sex, drugs, and ... survival
9:20 Dave Monk (PEBC)
Genome-wide characterization of imprints: implication for patients with multi-locus methylation defects
9:40 Eulàlia de Nadal (UPF)
Control of stress-induced long non-coding RNAs by the Hog1 SAPK
10:00 Ferran Azorín (IBMB-CSIC, IRB)
Epigenetic regulation of chromatin function
10:20 Josep Jiménez (Htal. St Joan de Deu)
Transgenerational inheritance of diabetes risk: Epigenetics on board?
11:10 Manel Esteller (PEBC)
Epigenetics in Health and Disease
11:30 Marian Martínez Balbas (IBMB-CSIC)
Histone demethylases: new regulators of nervous system development
11:50 Maribel Parra (PEBC)
HDAC7: A novel master regulator in B cell development
12:10 Pere Suau (UAB)
Linker histone ex vivo partial phosphorylation impairs chromatin aggregation
12:30 Rafael Oliva (IDIBAPS, UB)
Chromatin structure and epigenetics of the sperm cell
Barcelona Chromatin Club 4 session
Polycomb – new insight into an epigenetic paradigm
14:45 Diego Pasini (IEO, Italy)
Novel activities of Polycomb Group Proteins in proliferation and identity control.
15:05 Malte Beringer (CRG)
A novel interactor of Polycomb group proteins in embryonic stem cells.
15:25 Marcus Buschbeck (IMPPC)
A Polycomb complex facilitates gene activation during ES cell differentiation
15:45-16:05 Holger Richly (IMB, Germany)
Epigenetic regulation of Nucleotide Excision Repair
16:05-16:20 Short Talk 1 TBD
16:20-16:35 Short Talk 2 TBD
17:00 Roderic Guigó (CRG)
Transcriptional activation without chromatin marking in developmentally regulated genes.
17:20 Sandra Peiró (IMIM)
Chromatin dynamics in EMT
17:40 Sergio Alonso (IMPPC)
Exploring DNA methylation alterations in colorectal cancer.
18:00-18:20 Tanya Vavouri (IMPPC)
The small RNA content of human sperm
Registration and 4th Annual Chromatin and Epigenetic Symposium
This edition of the Barcelona Chromatin Club will be embedded into the Fourth Annual Chromatin and Epigenetics symposium, organized by the Molecular Biology section of the Catalan Society of Biology (SCB). Then, the registration to the BCC has to be done on the Annual Chromatin and Epigenetics Symposium webpage.
The Barcelona Chromatin Club is sponsored by: