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December 01, 2016 Press Releases Scientific News

Fertilized egg cells trigger and monitor loss of sperm’s epigenetic memory

Scientists from the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA) in Vienna, Austria, have discovered how an embryo’s genomic integrity is safeguarded during the first 24 h after...

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November 16, 2016 Press Releases Scientific News

A milestone in small RNA biology: piRNA biogenesis from start to finish

Organisms are in a constant battle against viruses, or transposable elements, which invade their genomes. Among their most effective weapons are silencing pathways that use small...

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November 15, 2016 Press Releases Scientific News

Brain development: How a ‘molecular compass’ regulates proper cell division

Researchers at the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology in Vienna have unravelled how a tiny microRNA molecule controls growth and differentiation of brain cells.

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November 14, 2016 Scientific News

VBC PhD Award 2016

The 2016 VBC PhD Symposium ‘Mind the App’ ended traditionally with the VBC PhD Award ceremony on November 4th. The award is granted to postgraduate students to acknowledge...

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2016-12-05 11:00:00
IMBA/GMI Lecture Hall
A 3D Code in the Human Genome
Erez Lieberman-Aiden
Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine

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