2013
March 20th
March 27th
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International course

Epigenetics

9th course

The success of the course relies on an active participation of the trainees which are expected to engage in all of the organized events in a highly proactive way. This includes i) the poster presentation of their own scientific project, ii) the active participation to the Journal Club by reviewing and presenting key articles in the field chosen by the speakers), iii) the participation to the brunch on carrier development (Saturday morning) and to the epi-Courses such as the “Art & Science” workshop.

Course in English
6 ECTS

Presentation

Objectives

The aim of this course is to provide an overview of the epigenetic mechanisms and their link to chromatin dynamics. The different functions of the nucleus involving the genome and its organization will be discussed with an emphasis on technological limits and recently developed experimental approaches. Links between defects in nuclear function and organization and their impact on the development of human pathologies will also be discussed.

Personal work

Epigenetic Imagin(in)g

University credits (ECTS)

This course will last 8 full days and can be validated by 6 ECTS for UPMC M2 and 60 hours for PhD students.

Practical information

There is no registration fee for this course
Location
Institut Curie - Paris

Max. number of

24 people

Participants

This course is open to:
- M2 or Ph. D students (up to 12) of Parisian universities: 5 positions reserved to M2 students from UPMC
- Master or Ph. D students from France at large and European universities (up to 12)

Speakers

Organisers

Organisatrices : Geneviève Almouzni, Nathalie Dostatni
Contact UPMC : Sébastien Bloyer
Chargée de mission : Salomé Adam

With

Sponsored by

Organisation

  • Training Unit - Institut Curie