16-20 Nov 2015 Roscoff (France)

Invited Speaker List

ARAVIN Alexei (Caltech, Pasadena, USA)          
   piRNA-guided DNA methylation in germ cells
BESTOR Timothy (Columbia University, New York, USA)          
   Repression of methylated promoters
BOURC’HIS Déborah (Institut Curie, Paris, France)
   A new DNA methylation player in the mouse germline
CARELL Thomas (München University, München, Germany)
   DNA bases beyond Watson and Crick: insights from chemical synthesis and mass spectrometry
COLOT Vincent (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France)
   Transgenerational consequences of DNA methylation loss in Arabidopsis
CROQUETTE Vincent  (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France)
   Detection of modified DNA bases at the single molecule level by hairpin micromanipulation
DEFOSSEZ  Pierre-Antoine (CNRS/Université Paris 7, Paris, France)
   A histone mimic within DNA Ligase 1 recruits UHRF1 to sites of DNA replication: implications for DNA remethylation
FERGUSON-SMITH  Anne (Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom) 
   Genomic imprinting and the epigenetic control of developmental processes
FRANCASTEL  Claire (CNRS/Université Paris 7, Paris, France)
   DNA methylation meets new players - Lessons from the ICF syndrome
GRIMANELLI Daniel (IRD, Montpellier, France)
   Real-time, living-cell analysis of DNA methylation dynamics in Arabidopsis
HAJKOVA  Petra (MRC, London,  United Kingdom)
   DNA methylation dynamics during epigenetic reprogramming in vivo
JACOBSEN Steve (UCLA, Los Angeles, USA)
   MORC1 represses transposons in the mouse male germline
JELTSCH Albert (Stuttgart University, Germany)
  Allosteric control functions as a global mechanism in DNMT regulation
KLOSE Robert (Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom)
   Interpreting the CpG island signal
LISTER Ryan (Western Australia University, Crawley, Australia)
   Highly conserved epigenome remodelling during the vertebrate phylotypic period
MEISSNER Alexander (Harvard University, Cambridge, USA)
   Targets and genomic constraints of ectopic de novo DNA methyltransferase expression
NAKANO Toru (Osaka University, Osaka, Japan)
   DNA methylation and gene silencing of retrotransposons by piRNAs in embryonic male germ cells
NAVARRO Lionel (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France)
   Transcriptional control of immune-response genes by DNA methylation and demethylation
OAKEY Rebecca (King's College, London, United Kingdom)
   DNA methylation in endocardial cell fate in mouse and human
PLASS Christoph (DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany)
  Progressive epigenetic programming during B cell maturation yields a continuum of disease phenotypes in chronic lymphocytic leukemia
REIK Wolf (Babraham Institute, Cambridge, United Kingdom)
   Role of DNA modifications and signalling in epigenetic reprogramming
SCHUBELER Dirk (FMI, Bale, Switzerland)
   Reading and writing DNA methylation
TORRES PADILLA  Maria Elena (IGBMC, Strasbourg, France)
   Epigenetic mechanisms in early mammalian development
TRONO Didier (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale, Lausanne, Switzerland)
   IKRAB'n'KAP and DNA methylation, from the intergenerational transmission of epigenetic memory to the impermanence of transposon silencing
VERMEULEN Michiel (Nijmegen University, Nijmegen, Netherlands)
   Quantitative interaction proteomics for epigenetics
WEBER Michael (CNRS/Université de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France)
   G9a/EHMT2 directs DNA methylation for efficient gene silencing in mouse embryos
ZILBERMAN Daniel (University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, USA)
   Molecular co-evolution of genomes and chromatin


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