Advancing Epigenetics Towards Systems Biology


Coordinating Team

Scientific Coordinator:

Geneviève Almouzni

Deputy Coordinators:

Asifa Akhtar,
Wolf Reik,
Eran Segal

Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Freiburg, Germany

X chromosomal regulation

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, UK

Assembly of Heterochromatin and Kinetochore-associated Chromatin

Nuclear Dynamics – Institut Curie/CNRS UMR 3664, Paris, France

Organisation of Heterochromatin Domains

Institut de Génétique Moléculaire de Montpellier (IGMM) - Montpellier, France

Transcription and Epigenomics in developing T-cells

University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Mathematical Modelling of Epigenetic Regulation

Mouse Molecular Genetics Unit, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

X-chromosome inactivation

Instituto de Biologia Molecular de Barcelona-CSIC and Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona), Spain

Chromatin structure and function

ETH Zürich, Institute of Biochemistry, Zürich, Switzerland

The telomeric epigenome

Institute of Functional Epigenetics, Helmholtz Zentrum Muenchen Deutsches Forschungszentrum fuer Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH), Neuherberg near Munich, Germany

Chromatin Biochemistry Group

Institute of Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

Role of small RNAs in chromatin modification

INRA (Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique), Jouy en Josas, France

Genome reprogramming during early embryonic development and after nuclear transfer

Department of Cancer Biology at the at UCL Cancer Institute, University College London, UK

Epigenomics in Health & Disease

Department of Molecular Biology, Adolf Butenandt Institut, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, Germany

Dosage compensation

Institute of Pathology / Theoretical Biology, Charite - Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Systems Biology of Regulatory Networks

CeMM Research Center for Molecular Medicine , Vienna, Austria

Medical Epigenomics

Centre for Skin Sciences and Division of Medical Sciences, School of Life Sciences, University of Bradford, United Kingdom

Epigenetics of Skin development and Regeneration

Institut Curie, Paris, France

Epigenetic setting of the germline : protecting the genome and building up the future

Department of Physiological Chemistry in the Adolf Butenandt Institute, at the Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich

Regulatory networks of heterochromatin formation

Josep Carreras Leukaemie Research Institute (IJC), Badalona, Spain

Chromatin, Metabolism and Cell Fate

Department of Genome Dynamics at the INSTITUTE of HUMAN GENETICS, CNRS UPR 1142, Montpellier, France

Nuclear Architecture

Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany

Interplay between chromatin modifications and transcription

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Department of Biology, Zurich, Switzerland

RNA interference and genome integrity

CNRS / ENS ,Paris, France

Chromatin dynamics and transgenerational epigenetic inheritance

University of Cambridge - Metabolic Research Laboratories - MRC Metabolic Diseases Unit - Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Epigenetic programming of growth and metabolism across the life-course

Unit of Virus Host-Cell Interactions, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Grenoble Outstation, Grenoble, France

Structure of Chromatin Modifying Machinery

The FIRC Institute of Molecular Oncology (IFOM)

The role of DDRNAs, a novel class of short non coding RNAs, in DNA damage response (DDR) control