EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Metabolism Meets Epigenetics is organized by European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) and will be held from Nov 20 - 23, 2019 at EMBL Advance Training Centre, Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany.
Metabolism and Epigenetics are intricately linked, playing a key role in development, cancer, immune signaling and aging. This symposium brings together world-leading researchers exploring this nexus. The symposium will focus in particular on how metabolites and metabolic networks impact gene regulation, on recently discovered roles of metabolites in disease and how this open novel therapeutic avenues. We will highlight enabling tools linking metabolites, their localisation within tissues and cells with the regulation of chromatin structure, gene activity and epigenetic inheritance.
Innovative molecular and computational tools that enable the detection of metabolites in time and space, as well as novel biology in powerful model organisms and clinical data have led to a renaissance of research on metabolism, especially in the context of epigenetics and gene regulation. The goal of our interdisciplinary symposium is to strengthen the connection between these fields, inspire novel ideas and enable collaborations at this frontier.
• Metabolic regulation of epigenetic marks
• Metabolic control of gene expression
• Metabolism in development and disease
• Systems analysis of metabolism
• Cancer metabolism
• Immune cell metabolism
• Novel tools for metabolism & epigenetics
|Contact No. :||+49 6221 387 8797
August 28, 2019
|Registration Type||End Date||Price|
|Academia Registration fee||09 Oct,2019||EUR 550.00|
|Industry Registration fee||09 Oct,2019||EUR 750.00|
|PhD Student Registration fee||09 Oct,2019||EUR 450.00|
Im Eichwald 19,
Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany 69126,
+49 6221 38610
Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany 69117,
+49 6221 5850960