December 18, 2013
European Commission has published the first work programme and calls for the health, demographic change and wellbeing challenge societal challenge of Horizon 2020 for 2014/15 a few days ago. Horizon 2020 is the EU Research and Innovation programme with nearly €80 billion of funding available (€7 billion for Health) over 7 years (2014 to 2020). The societal challenge ‘Health, demographic change...
November 26, 2013
IHEC Successfully holds Annual Meeting 2013 in German Capital
February 20, 2013
The Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) is joining the BMBF (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung – German ministry for education and research) to launch a joint call which aims to promote synergy and added value through the establishment of high-quality, interdisciplinary binational collaborations among researchers in France and Germany, in the field of human epigenomics. Key...
January 11, 2013
The Funding Opportunity Announcement (FAO) seeks proposals to develop novel tools and technologies for tissue-, cell-, or locus-specific manipulation of the epigenome. Proposals may also develop tools and technologies to enable epigenetic manipulation with precise temporal control. Also investigators at foreign institutions are eligible to apply.
November 15, 2012
The documentary film « The hidden life of our genes », written and directed by Hervé Nisic, produced by Pierre-François Decouflé (Heliox Films) with the support of the 7th framework research programme of the European Union (The epigenome project), presents the European research on epigenetics. It has recently been awarded with the best film award at the International Life Sciences Film Festival...
November 13, 2012
In a recent article Nature takes a look at transient changes to the genome which make its code more complex to interpret, but still put a gleam in the eye of drug and technology developers.
November 13, 2012
An article released in this month’s issue of The Scientist details the data resources that are freely available to the research community through the NIH Roadmap Epigenomics Program and Encyclopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) Project. In addition it provides hands-on information on how researchers can make use of the visualization tools.
Event dates: 10/20/13 to 10/21/13 Location: Boston Park Plaza Hotel, Boston, MA
The NIH Roadmap Epigenomics Program is pleased to announce its final meeting, “Epigenomics: A Roadmap to the Living Genome”. The meeting will...
Event dates: 11/07/13 to 11/10/13 Location: Wellcome Trust Conference Centre, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK
Abstract deadline: 09/02/13
Registration deadline: 10/07/13
The 3rd Wellcome Trust Epigenomics of Common Diseases conference will bring together leading scientists from the fields of epigenomics, genetics and...
Event dates: 10/12/12 to 10/15/12 Location: Baltimore, USA
The 2nd Epigenomics of Common Diseases conference will bring together scientists from the fields of epigenomics, genetics and bioinformatics to...
Event dates: 09/06/12 to 09/08/12 Location: Seoul, South Korea
In conjunction with the Korean National Institute of Health, the International Human Epigenome Consortium is organizing its annual IHEC meeting to...