The Biological Methylation Conference: Fundamental Mechanisms in Human Health and Disease
June 19–23, 2022
June 19-23, 2022
The conference brings together scientists who are studying diverse aspects of the biochemistry, function, and disease relevance of S-adenosy-Lmethionine (SAM)-dependent methylation to discuss recent research developments and to initiate collaborations. The program provides ample opportunities for students, fellows, and young PIs to interact with leaders in the field of protein, RNA, and DNA methylation.
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The main themes of the conference are: 1) Protein, DNA, and RNA methylation: 2) Methylation and chromatin regulation in the context of development and disease; 3) Small molecule inhibitors of methyltransferases and demethylases and their therapeutic applications.
Conference sessions present the latest research and foster discussion on:
- DNA and RNA methylation
- Quantitative approaches to biological methylation/technology
- Methylation and therapeutics
- Arginine methylation: players and mechanisms
- Structural insights to protein and RNA methylation
- Methylation and chromatin regulation
The conference covers seven sessions, two poster presentations, and a special mini symposium entitled “Small Molecule Inhibitors of Methyltransferases and Demethylases." There will also be two "Meet the Expert" sessions – “Women in Science” and “Mentorship and Transition to Independence” – for trainees and junior faculty to meet experts in the field and to receive career and advice. Two Career Development Workshops, "Careers in Academia" and "Careers in Industry" will also be featured.
View the preliminary agenda.
Ernesto Guccione, PhD
Robert Schneider, PhD
Clare Davies, PhD
Kai Ge, PhD
Posters used on-site for the poster sessions will have boards sized at 3 feet wide (95 cm) by 7 feet tall (240 cm). The actual posters should be slightly smaller to fit on the boards. More instructions will be provided in an email one week prior to the event.
Attendees: $1199 + VAT
Students: $1049 + VAT
Invited Speakers: $1199 + VAT
Attendees: $1349 + VAT
Students: $1199 + VAT
Invited Speakers: $1199 + VAT
€110 per night for a single/double classic room; €130 for a single/double superior room or €150 for a deluxe single/double room (incl. taxes/fees). The discounted rate is only available until May 1, 2022. The registration fee does not include lodging.
Please book your lodging online here.
Be in the center of activity: Enjoy quick and easy access to all conference functions and networking opportunities.
Additional protection: FASEB may be able to assist you with any issues that arise with the hotel.
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Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by 1R13CA271551-01 from the National Cancer Institute and the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention by trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.