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Epigenetics Day

January 12, 2015
9:00am - 5:00pm
Event Category:
Thorp Conference Center, 4th floor of Gross Hall, UCI
Center for Epigenetics and Metabolism
(949) 824-2961

The Center for Epigenetics and Metabolism invites you to Epigenetics Day on Monday, January 12, 2015!

This event is free. Registration is not required. Seating is limited by room capacity (first come, first served).

Date:  Monday, January 12, 2015

Time:  9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Location  Thorp Conference Center, 4th floor of Gross Hall, UCI

Contact information:  Catherine Cao, caoc@uci.edu, (949) 824-2961



9:00 am:  Welcome

Marc Montminy, Salk:  Paring down the list: target gene activation via the CREB pathway

Enrico Gratton, UCI:  Single cell level transcription kinetics visualization of highly mobile identical genes

Kyoko Yokomori, UCI:  Cohesins: chromatin regulation and human disease

Timothy Bredy, UCI:  Epitranscriptomic mechanisms of memory stability

Kathrin Plath, UCLA:  The inactive X as a tool to understand reprogramming and pluripotency

Christopher Glass, UCSD:  Mechanisms driving distinct epigenetic landscapes of tissue macrophages

Ernesto Guccione, IMCB:  Transcription and chromatin dynamics in postnatal male germline stem cells and spermatogenesis

Danica Chen, UCB:  Sirtuin regulation of metabolism and aging

Yongsheng Shi, UCI:  From polyadenylation to pluripotency

Xing Dai, UCI:  Signaling meets chromatin – epigenetic control of adult epithelial stem cells

Rama Natarajan, COH:  Role of epigenetics in diabetic complications and metabolic memory

5:00 pm:  Reception