International Symposium on Medical Epigenetics

"From basic mechanisms to clinical applications"

Welcome to the 2nd Medical Epigenetics Symposium in Freiburg, Germany.
The Collaborative Research Centre 992 "Medical Epigenetics" is a research consortium in Freiburg, Germany, that conducts epigenetic research with a translational focus. Teams from the University and the University Medical Center, as well as from the Max-Planck-Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics are collaborating in projects ranging from basic research to clinical evaluation of novel therapeutic concepts.
Online registration soon available...
The CRC now invites you to its 2nd Symposium on Medical Epigenetics which will take place in Freiburg from March 12th to March 14th 2018.
There are two key-note presentations, 30 invited speakers and several talks selected from submitted abstracts.

Keynote Lectures:

  • Susan Gasser (Basel, Ch)
  • Peter Jones (Grand Rapids, MI)

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Asifa Akhtar (Freiburg)
  • Stephan Beck (London, UK)
  • John Chambers (London, UK)
  • Luciano di Croce (Barcelona, ES)
  • Yael David (New York, NY)
  • Maria Figueroa (Miami, FL)
  • Christian Flotho (Freiburg)
  • Roger Foo (Singapore)
  • Steven D. Gore (New Haven, CT)
  • Lutz Hein (Freiburg)
  • Thomas Jenuwein (Freiburg)
  • Jian Jin (New York, NY)
  • Manfred Jung (Freiburg)
  • Peter Lewis (Madison, WI)
  • Michael Lübbert (Freiburg)
  • Tamara Maes (Barcelona, ES)
  • Alexander Meissner (Berlin)
  • Heike Pahl (Freiburg)
  • Rabinder Prinjha (Stevenage, UK)
  • Wolf Reik (Cambridge, UK)
  • Robert Schneider (München)
  • Dirk Schübeler (Basel, CH)
  • Roland Schüle (Freiburg)
  • Ali Shilatifard (Chicago, IL)
  • Jesse Smith (Cambridge, MA)
  • Marc Timmers (Freiburg)
  • Maria-Elena Torres-Padilla (München)
  • Peter Verrijzer (Rotterdam, NL)

A detailed program will be available later.