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QBP Symposium 3 programme

08:30 - 09:00 Registration and coffee
09:00 - 09:10 Welcome by Professor Mohan Balasubramanian (Director, Warwick-Wellcome QBP)
09:10 - 10:40

Session 1: Maintenance of chromatin states in yeast

Speakers:

Professor Robin Allshire (Edinburgh)

Dr lestyn Whitehouse (Sloan Kettering)

Professor Jane Mellor (Oxford)

Chair:

Dr Andrew Bowman (Warwick)

10:40 - 11:00

Refreshments

11:00: - 12:30

Session 2: Epigenetic states and cell fate decisions in higher eukaryotes

Speakers:

Professor Ference Mueller (Birmingham)

Dr Fred Berger (Vienna)

Professor Constanze Bonifer (Birmingham)

Chair:

Dr Karuna Sampath (Warwick)

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch and poster presentation

14:00 - 15:30

Session 3: DNA modification and chemical biology approaches in epigenomics

Speakers:

Dr Petra Hajkova (Imperial College London)

Professor Skirmantas Kriaucionis (Oxford)

Professor Sir Shankar Balasubramanian (Cambridge)

Chair:

Dr Daniel Hebenstreit (Warwick)

15:30 - 15:50

Refreshments

15:50 - 17:15

Session 4: Imprinting and trans-generational inheritance

Speakers:

Professor Anne Ferguson-Smith (Cambridge)

Dr Oded Rechavi (Tel Aviv)

Chair:

Dr Andre Pires da Silva (Warwick)

17:15 - 17:30

Poster prize winners and concluding remarks

17:30 onwards

Pimm's and canapes