TriRhena chromatin club

TriRhena Transcription and Chromatin Club

Not long left to register! Deadline: March 11

IGBMC, Strasbourg, France
March 26, 2019




  • ​​​​​​​Marc Bühler​ (Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Switzerland)
  • Nicola Iovino (Max Planck Institute for Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Germany)
  • Thomas Sexton (Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, France)​

Keynote speakers

  • Thomas Graf (Centre for Genomic Regulation - CRG, Spain)                                                              Genome topology and cell reprogramming: addressing the chicken and the egg question
  • Wouter de Laat (Hubrecht Institute, The Netherlands)
    ​Exploring new dimensions of the regulatory genome

Present your work

Short talk and poster places are available and abstracts can be submitted during online registration.
Everyone, especially young researchers and students are encouraged to submit their exciting new unpublished work for presentation. 

  • Talk abstract deadline:  February 18, 2019
  • Poster abstract deadline: February 18, 2019

​​​Download abstract guidelines 

*Abstracts will not be reproduced or made available to delegates at the meeting.


Participation is free, however registration is required.

Deadline: March 11, 2019

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


The Tri-national "transcription and chromatin club" is a half-day symposium that unites the chromatin, epigenetic, and transcription groups at Strasbourg (IGBMC), Freiburg (MPI), and Basel (FMI) on a bi-annual basis.

Besides external keynote speakers, PhD students and Postdocs will present near finished but unpublished work from groups of each of the institutes. With an informal but high quality character of the meeting we are aiming at fostering discussion and inspiring new collaborations within the Tri-rhena area. 


Start:  12.30pm                  Finish:  6.30pm

* Note, these are provisional times and are subject to change.


This meeting will be hosted at the Institute of Genetics and Molecular and Cellular Biology (IGBMC) in Strasbourg, France


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Terms and Conditions 

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

Frequently asked questions 

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