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Sep 10, 2019

Chromatin looping: CTCF versus ADNP

The organization of chromatin in the three-dimensional space is complex and requires the help of many proteins, including CTFC. Researchers from the group of Marc Bühler have identified a new player in the process: the transcription factor ADNP. In a recent study, they show that ADNP competes with CTFC, acting as a local modulator of chromatin looping. Read more

Aug 29, 2019

Preventing the onset of schizophrenia in mouse model

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Aug 17, 2019

Function from structure: the double life of a DUB

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Aug 05, 2019

Unlocking the secrets of an important regulator of human development

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Sep 24, 2019. Time: 15:00  FMI Room 530  Add to my calendar  Register for this event

The structure of the nuclear pore complex - an update
André Hoelz, Caltech, Pasadena, CA, USA

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The Garden of Forking Paths: single-cell lipidomics reveals metabolic circuits in neurogenesis
Giovanni D'angelo, EPFL, Lausanne

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Temporal patterning and plasticity of progenitors in the developing neocortex
Denis Jabaudon, Department of Basic Neurosciences, University of Geneva

Oct 14, 2019. Time: 11:00  FMI Room 530  Add to my calendar  Register for this event

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Upasana Maheshwari

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Recent Publications

Deshpande I, Keusch JJ, Challa K, Iesmantavicius V, Gasser SM, Gut H The Sir4 H-BRCT domain interacts with phospho-proteins to sequester and repress yeast heterochromatin. EMBO J. 2019 Sep 12;:e101744

Ekundayo B, Bleichert F Origins of DNA replication. PLoS Genet. 2019 Sep;15(9):e1008320

Kaaij LJT, Mohn F, van der Weide RH, de Wit E, Bühler M The ChAHP Complex Counteracts Chromatin Looping at CTCF Sites that Emerged from SINE Expansions in Mouse. Cell. 2019 Sep 5;178(6):1437-1451.e14

Mukherjee A, Carvalho F, Eliez S, Caroni Long-Lasting Rescue of Network and Cognitive Dysfunction in a Genetic Schizophrenia Model. Cell. 2019 Aug 19. pii: S0092-8674(19)30790-1

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