Introduction to Epigenetics Lecture Series


Each year IMB hosts the Lecture Series "Introduction to Epigenetics". The lectures are primarily aimed at undergraduate and graduate students in Mainz, but are open to anyone who may be interested and wishes to attend.

Lectures will take place during the winter semester on Tuesdays, 8:15-9:45 am at IMB. They will be given by representatives from IMB, Johannes Gutenberg University and the University Medical Center.

The full schedule of the 2018/19 Lecture Series can be found below.

To download a copy of the poster announcing the Introduction to Epigenetics Lecture Series, please click here.

Lecturer Title Date Slides

Gert Pflugfelder

Introduction to epigenetics 16.10.2018 Click here

Lars Schomacher

DNA methylation & demethylation 23.10.2018 Click here

René Ketting

Small non-coding RNAs 30.10.2018 Click here

Natalia Soshnikova

Histone variants 06.11.2018 Click here

Mark Helm / Jean-Yves Roignant

Nucleic acid modifications / Mechanisms and functions of RNA modifications 13.11.2018 Coming soon

Eva Wolf

Circadian clocks as gene regulatory systems 20.11.2018 Click here

Anton Khmelinskii*

Prions: Epigenetics, evolution and disease 04.12.2018 Click here

Peter Baumann

The epigenetic clock 11.12.2018 Coming soon

Julian König

Genomic views of splicing regulation 18.12.2018 Click here

Falk Butter

Quantitative proteomics 08.01.2019 Coming soon

Christoph Cremer

Imaging the cell nucleus: Genome architecture & gene regulation 15.01.2019 Click here

Leszek Wojnowski

Epigenetics in the context of health & medicine 22.01.2019 Click here

Stefan Legewie **

Epigenetics: Quantitative approaches & theoretical models 29.01.2019 Coming soon

David Rosenkranz

Epigenetic Mechanisms in Evolution 05.02.2019 Click here


* CHANGE OF TIME. This lecture will start at 9:15 am.
**CHANGE OF LOCATION. These lectures will be held at: IMB, Meeting Room 1.624 (1st floor)

For more information, please contact Daniela Happel.