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Scientist of the month: interview with Robert Schneider

Every month we interview a scientist who has made a significant contribution to epigenetics research, as part of our Scientist of the Month series.

Next in the series is Robert Schneider, from the Institute of Genetics and Molecular and Cellular Biology (IGBMC) in Strasbourg, who tells us about recent developments in his lab including exciting new research looking at epigenetic processes in individual living cells. Rob is also chairing our upcoming conference, Chromatin and Epigenetics: From Omics to Single Cells, and tells us more about what we can expect from the meeting.

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August: top epigenetics articles

We have scoured the latest epigenetics literature to bring you our favorite papers published throughout August.

Highlights this month include an epigenome-wide study of brain tissue from patients with Alzheimer's disease, the effect of fetal alcohol exposure on heart development and a new ChIP protocol optimized for woody plant tissues.

View our August selection »

 

Watch our ChIP step-by-step webinar

If you missed out on the webinar, you can now watch it for free.

Learn about chromatin immunoprecipitation (ChIP) techniques in our latest webinar chaired by ChIP expert Dr Katarzyna Dudek.

Our speaker covers:

  • What is ChIP?
  • What is chromatin?
  • Histones
  • Different types of ChIP
  • ChIP protocol: chromatin preparation, sonication, immunoprecipitation, cross-linking reversion and DNA purification, DNA analysis and necessary controls

This webinar is ideal for PhD students, researchers and people with an interest in getting a comprehensive understanding of the ChIP technique.


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New exclusive range of highly validated antibody conjugates

Looking for reliable and specific research tools for your multi color experiments? We've produced an exclusive range of highly validated antibodies developed using our RabMAb® technology conjugated to Alexa Fluor® dyes, HRP and Biotin.

Find out more about the range »

 

Scientist of the month: interview with Professor Tony Kouzarides

Professor Tony Kouzarides, Royal Society Professor at the University of Cambridge and Deputy Director of the Gurdon Institute, talks to us about the exciting research being carried out in his lab at the moment and discusses some of their most recent results including new histone modifications, a new role of citrullination in the regulation of pluripotency and more.

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July: top epigenetics articles

We have handpicked the top epigenetics articles from July so that you can keep up to date with the latest epigenetics research.

Highlights from this month include progress in understanding methylation dynamics of developing human embryos, epigenetics in the development of asthma and a new high-throughput technology to investigate chromatin biochemistry.


View our July selection »

 

Ultimate epigenetics events calendar

Looking for an epigenetics related conference or workshop? We've selected the top epigenetics events not to miss in the next 12 months.


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Have at look at our new webinar page

We've updated our webinar page in an easy-to-read format so you can quickly find information on a wide range of topics to support your research. Presented by guest speakers and in-house experts cover epigenetics, cancer and neuroscience research areas along with popular applications such as western blotting, IHC, ICC and ChIP.


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Congratulations Chris Denning

We would like to congratulate our collaborator Chris Denning for completing the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge in aid of Heart research UK, the charity who awarded a grant for his research.

Chris works in the Centre of Biomolecular Sciences at the University of Nottingham, and has been carrying out a two-year project into the treatment of abnormal heart rhythms. The 26 miles of jogging and hiking he went through were worth it since he raised more than £2.500.

If you would like to support Heart Research UK there is still time to donate.

Sponsor Chris Denning »

 

June: top epigenetics articles

Stay at the top of your field with the latest literature in epigenetics summarized just for you every month by our in-house experts.

This month, our must-read list revolves around progress in breast cancer prognosis, the use of supercharged fluorescent proteins on the detection of DNA methylation, single-cell western blotting, and more.


View our June selection »

 

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