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EpiGeneSys—a consortium of like-minded individuals who are passionate about the science of epigenetics and believe in the importance of conveying the findings of our research to the public. Photo: pen and paper / qisuron FlickrCC License by EpiGeneSys—a consortium of like-minded individuals who are passionate about the science of epigenetics ...
Section: Content | Category: Features | Date: Tuesday, 05 March 2013 | Hits: 15268
... in vitro totipotent cells with the same characteristics as those of the earliest embryonic stages and with even more interesting properties. The seeds for this work were planted at one of the EpiGeneSys meetings. Both investigators highlight the role of the network has played for this successful collaboration. Two RISE 1 investigators have published ...
Section: Content | Category: News | Date: Wednesday, 19 August 2015 | Hits: 4425
As of September 1, Geneviève Almouzni, CNRS Research Director, director of the Nuclear Dynamics and Genome Plasticity unit, and assistant director of the training unit has taken over the management of the Research Centre. She was selected by the Institut Curie's international Scientific Advisory Board, to replace Professor Daniel Louvard, who has held ...
Section: Content | Category: News | Date: Thursday, 29 August 2013 | Hits: 4854
EpiGeneSys is a European Network of Excellence coordinated by Geneviève Almouzni, director of the Research Center of the Institut Curie, with more then 160 laboratories dispersed across Europe. Besides its scientific programme, the project includes the mission to raise public awareness and disseminate information about and from this growing area of ...
Section: Content | Category: News | Date: Thursday, 09 April 2015 | Hits: 7268
... following generations. Find out how Edith Heard, professor of epigenetics at the Collège de France, fellow of the Royal Society, head of developmental biology and genetics at the Institut Curie and coordinator of EpiGeneSys public science activities views the dangers and promise that the current public interest in epigenetics may hold. Read more ...
Section: Content | Category: News | Date: Monday, 08 July 2013 | Hits: 4186
Geneviève Almouzni, scientific coordinator of EpiGeneSys and deputy director of research and training director at the the Institut Curie has been awarded the 2013 FEBS I EMBO Women in Science Award. Professor Almouzni has been recognised for her outstanding contributions to research in the area of histones and chromatin, her engagements in promoting ...
Section: Content | Category: News | Date: Friday, 22 February 2013 | Hits: 4069
... placenta.” This work received support from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council, Wellcome Trust, Medical Research Council, the EC Network of Excellence EpiGeneSys, the EC BLUEPRINT project, the Centre for Trophoblast Research, and Canadian Institutes of Health Research.ENDSNotes for editors Image & description:The egg’s epigenetic ...
Section: Content | Category: News | Date: Wednesday, 27 January 2016 | Hits: 2759
Épigénétique : Le génome sous influence Un numéro spécial sur l'épigénétique a été publié dans Biofutur (Ed. Lavoisier, n ° 359, Novembre 2014) avec la contribution de plusieurs membres d'EpiGeneSys, il illustre de nombreux aspects de l'épigénétique, depuis des approches fondamentales jusqu'à des applications médicals dans le domaine des maladies dégénératives ...
Section: Content | Category: Nos lectures | Date: Friday, 16 November 2012 | Hits: 2275
Épigénétique : Le génome sous influenceA special issue on epigenetics was published in Biofutur in November (Ed. Lavoisier, n°359, 2014) with the contribution of several EpiGeneSys members.Available only in french, it illustrates many aspects of epigenetics, from basics to medical applications [online] See an extract (in French) ...
Section: Content | Category: General epigenetics | Date: Wednesday, 04 March 2015 | Hits: 2900
... are probably curious about this field of science which is attractings increasing attention today and will probably undoubtedly continue to grow in the next decades. Last December, Jonathan Weitzman, an associate member of our Network of Excellence, EpiGeneSys, made use of the curiosity of Alice (in Wonderland) to explain the basics of epigenetics. ...
Section: Content | Category: In brief | Date: Wednesday, 22 January 2014 | Hits: 15664
Personal genome sequencing companies have taken advantage of the decrease in the cost of DNA sequencing and the emergence of new sequencing technologies (which are in fact used by many EpiGeneSys labs), making it possible for anyone willing to spend a couple of thousand dollars to have their entire genome sequenced. But are you ready for all of that ...
Section: Content | Category: Genomics & systems | Date: Wednesday, 01 August 2012 | Hits: 4537
12. Members
As an FP7 European Community-funded Network of Excellence, EpiGeneSys's goals go further than simply funding a research project—our extensive training program is helping to build a bridge between the fields of epigenetics and systems biology and our public education mission will communicate the science in an accessible and interesting fashion while ...
Section: Content | Category: Various public | Date: Tuesday, 13 September 2011 | Hits: 12656
Paul Liam Harrison Dr. Paul Liam Harrison is the EpiGeneSys resident artist and a researcher at the University of Dundee, Visual Research Centre (VRC)Print Publishing facility. His research interests include an ongoing investigation into the relationships between art and science. Paul is particularly interested in the processing methods and visualisation ...
Section: Content | Category: Ressources commune | Date: Monday, 12 September 2011 | Hits: 25987
Légal mentions www.epigenesys.euThe editorial design, monitoring the accuracy and relevance of the information provided, technical maintenance and updates to the site are provided by the web team EpiGeneSys. Publication Director: Editoral Manager: Publishing manager: Web / Database manager: ...
Section: Content | Category: Ressources commune | Date: Tuesday, 27 September 2011 | Hits: 31774
High-throuhput DNA sequencing technology allows researchers to pluck out euryarchaeota's genome from a broth of seawater.High-throughput sequencing has enabeled many recent research breakthroughs by EpiGeneSys members (and the wider research community). Here, it's been used to sequence the genome of Euryarchaeota, one of the archaea, a class of micro-organisms ...
Section: Content | Category: Genomics & systems | Date: Tuesday, 12 June 2012 | Hits: 4758