At the cutting edge of molecular biology: 25 years of Genes & Development

At the cutting edge of molecular biology: 25 years of Genes & Development

8—9 November 2012

The Royal Society, London

Science Programme Podcast
There have been exciting advances in molecular analyses of genetic and epigenetic regulation of key cellular processes.  This meeting will  focus on issues such as chromatin, epigenetics and gene regulation, replication, checkpoints and DNA repair, RNA function and control as they apply to processes of development, stem cells and diseases such as cancer. This meeting is sponsored by the Genetics Society and celebrates the 25th anniversary of the journal Genes and Development of which the Genetics Society has been a founding participant. The speakers are all distinguished leaders in their respective fields and will present and discuss recent and exciting research developments.  

Features

Steve West the 2012 Genetics Society Medal recipient

Speakers

Bruce Stillman Sharon Dent Steve Smale Jerry Workman Ken Zaret Titia de Lange Steve Elledge Steve Jackson Susan Gottesman Elisa Izaurralde Narry Kim Jim Manley Joan Steitz Hans Clevers Elaine Fuchs Nick Hastie Rich Losick Eileen White  

Chairs

Terri Grodzicker Rudi Grosschedl Winship Herr Davor Solter  

Scientific Organisers

Anne Ferguson-Smith Terri Grodzicker Nick Hastie

8 November, 2012 - 9 November, 2012