RNA in epigenetic and chromatin regulation

Poster abstract and standard registration deadline: March 26

Venue
Jacob Auditorium
Institut Pasteur 
Date
May 6, 2019

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Summary

Non-coding RNAs, including long non-coding RNAs and different classes of small RNAs are new players both in the organization of nuclear structures and in the regulation of epigenetic processes. During the one-day symposium, we will discuss how non-coding RNAs can regulate gene expression and chromatin organization during development, and their functions in epigenetic inheritance.

Topics

  • Non-coding RNAs in animal development
  • Chromatin-associated RNAs in epigenetic regulation of gene expression
  • Small RNAs in epigenetic inheritance

Confirmed speakers

  • Thomas Gregor  (Princeton University, USA)
    Visualizing long-distance transcriptional activation
  • Ingrid Grummt (German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany)
    ​DNA:RNA triplexes - a liaison between noncoding RNA and chromatin
  • Eric Miska  (Gurdon Instuite, Cambridge, UK)
    An ancient transcriptional machinery drives piRNA expression in C. elegans
  • Claire Rouguelle (CNRS/Université​ Paris Diderot, Paris, France)
    Regulation of X chromosome inactivation by long noncoding RNAs in mammals: common themes and species specificities
  • Alena Shkumatava (Institut Curie, Paris, France)
    Dissecting the in vivo functions and mechanisms of action of vertebrate lncRNAs

Organizers

Program

Start: May 6, 2019, 9:30am     Finish: May 6, 2019 6:30pm

*Note, these times are subject to change.





Registration


    Early bird 
    before Feb 27
    Standard 
    before Mar 26
    Late
    before Apr 23
    Delegate€45€65€95
    Student €30€50€80

    Registration fee includes

    • Attendance to scientific sessions and meeting materials
    • Refreshments and light lunch
    • Drinks and networking reception

    Confirmation note: All registered attendees will recieve an email confirmation from events@abcam.com within 48 hours of registering. If you do not receive this confirmation email, please contact the Abcam Events Team to confirm your registration.

    Abstracts

    Short talk slots and poster presentation places are available. Abstracts can be submitted during online registration or after registration, by email to the Abcam Events Team (before the relevant deadline)

    Download abstract guidelines 

    Deadlines: 

    • Extended talk abstract: closed
    • Poster abstract: March 26, 2019


    Venue

    Jacob Auditorium
    Institut Pasteur
    28 Rue du Docteur Roux
    ​Bâtiment Jacob 
    75724
    Paris, France
    Maps and directions


    Accommodation

    Information on accommodation options are available in Paris can be found on the Paris Tourist Office website. 

    * Important note:
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    Please be careful of direct approaches from companies offering hotel reservations for this event. Reservations made by unaffiliated organizations may appear to be for lower rates, however they may be illegitimate, have unreasonable cancelation or change penalties, or be completely non-refundable.  Please be aware of, and report any unauthorized solicitation to Abcam. 


    Terms and conditions

    • Delegates are advised to ensure they have adequate travel insurance to cover their attendance at the conference in case of any incident, or cancelation due to circumstances beyond Abcam's control
    • All fees payable to Abcam are non-refundable
    • Substitute delegates can be made at any time by contacting the Abcam Events Team.




    • Substitute delegates can be made at any time by contacting the Abcam Events Team.

    Frequently asked questions

    • How can I submit an abstract?​
      ​Abstracts can be submitted during online registration.

    • What happens if I've registered but cannot attend?
      ​Substitute delegates can be nominated at any time by contacting the Abcam Events Team.

    • Do I need insurance?
      ​As before any travel, delegates are strongly advised to ensure they have adequate medical and travel insurance.

    • What do I need to get into the country?
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    • Are there exhibition or sponsorship opportunities?
      ​Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are available for this conference. If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting, please email the Abcam Events Team for more information.​
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    * Meetin image provided by Thomas Gregor (Institut Pasteur, Paris, France)



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