Mechanisms of chromatin patterning

Fabian Erdel

CR CNRS
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Team members

  Researcher
  • Maud Hertzog
  • Fabian Erdel
  • Fernando Muzzopappa
  Technical staff
  • Christophe Normand
  PhD student
  • Cheryn Ali
  • Dominika Lewandowska
  Master student
  • Andressa Arabe Alves
  • Michela Anfossi

Thèmes de recherche

    Presentation

    Inspired by the functional diversity among the genetically identical cells of an organism, our goal is to understand how cells can interpret their genome in a particular way to establish their cellular identity. To this end, we study the mechanisms that cells use to form and maintain cell type-specific chromatin patterns along their genome. As these patterns span multiple scales from a few modified histones to micron-sized subcompartments, we investigate them using complementary techniques from single-molecule biophysics to live-cell imaging and computational biology.

    Projets

    Genome-wide chromatin patterns

    Epigenetic circuits in living cells

    Single-molecule chromatin biophysics

    Publications

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    Funding

           

    Institute

    Université Paul Sabatier
    118 Route de Narbonne

    31062 TOULOUSE Cedex
    France

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