Epigenetics in Matrix Biology and Disease


Meeting Summary

Epigenetic regulation, from microRNAs to methylation, is of fundamental importance in matrix biology and disease, and this field is set to expand exponentially. Whether actively involved in epigenetic research or simply keen to learn more, this meeting is for you!

Topics Include

  • MicroRNAs and deafness
  • Epigenetic modifications in rheumatoid arthritis
  • Stem Cells & Development
  • Epigenetic reprogramming in mammalian development
  • Epigenetic control of epidermal stem cell fate
  • Epigenetic modifications in skeletal pathophysiology
  • Regulation of cartilage homeostasis and development by microRNAs
  • Epigenetic and transcriptional networks and function of histone deacetylases in mammals
  • The role of hypoxia inducible microRNAs in cancer biology
  • Roles of epigenetic enzymes in cancer

Meeting Details

Date25 Mar 2013
LocationOxford, UK
OrganizersChris Murphy