Advancing Epigenetics Towards Systems Biology


Coordinating Team

Scientific Coordinator:

Geneviève Almouzni

Deputy Coordinators:

Asifa Akhtar,
Wolf Reik,
Eran Segal

Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Lisbon, Portugal

Chromatin Dynamics & Epigenetics

Department Genome Dynamics, Institute of Human Genetics, Montpellier, France

Biology of Repetitive Sequences

Department of Genome Dynamics at the Institute of Human Genetics, CNRS UPR 1142, 
Montpellier, France

Meiosis and recombination

Centro de Regulación Genómica (CRG), Barcelona, Spain

Epigenetic Events in Cancer

CEA/iRCM, 18 route du Panorama, BP6 , 92265 Fontenay-aux-Roses, FRANCE

Nuclear organization and genome stability

Humboldt-University Berlin, Germany

Chromatin packaging

Laboratory of Genome Regulation, Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey

Gene Regulation and Cancer

Zentrum für Molekulare Biologie der Universität Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Regulators of Centromere Identity and Function

Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain

Regulatory genomics

Institute of Molecular Genetics (IGMM), CNRS and University of Montpellier, France

Genomic Imprinting and Development

Department of Physiology Development and Neuroscience at the University of Cambridge, UK

Environmental Modulation of Epigenetic States

Institut de Génétique Humaine, Montpellier (France)

The role of epigenetics in cell-specific alternative splicing programming

Centre d'Immunologie de Marseille-Luminy, France

Epigenetic changes associated with hematopoietic cancers, leukemias and lymphomas

Centre de Regulació Genòmica (CRG), Barcelona, Spain

The role of chromatin in differentiation and enhancer activity

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medicine - Imperial College London

Epigenetic Mechanisms and Disease

Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore

Cardiac Epigenomics

The Babraham Institute, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Chromosome structure and functional nuclear organization of the genome

San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milano, Italy

Epigenome of Skeletal Muscle

Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Basel, Switzerland

Functional organization of the nucleus

Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Replication fork dynamics

Biotech Research & Innovation Centre (BRIC), University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Chromatin replication

DeutschesKrebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Non-coding RNA and epigenetic regulation of gene expression

Cancer Institute, University College London, London, UK

Higher order nuclear organization in mammalian stem cells

Imperial College London, MRC Clinical Sciences Centre, London, United Kingdom

Investigation of molecular mechanisms underlying epigenetic reprogramming

CNRS/ Institut Curie, Paris, France

X chromosome inactivation

Molecular Epidemiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

Epigenetic signatures of genetic and environmental influences