Lausanne Genomics Days 2018

February 5 & 6, 2018
University of Lausanne
Genopode Building, Auditorium C

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Monday February 5, 2018

09:00  Hernán A. Burbano - Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology (Germany)
Reinforcing plant evolutionary genomics using ancient DNA

09:45 Philippe Pasero - Institute of Human Genetics/CNRS (France)
Cellular responses to replication stress in yeast and in human cells

10:30 Coffee Break

11:00 Korbinian Schneeberger - Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research (Germany)
Phylogenetic association mapping reveals the adaptive basis of between-species trait variation

11:45 Sara Buonomo - University of Edinburgh (UK)
Rif1 a hub connecting nuclear architecture and replication timing

12:30 LUNCH (sandwiches and drinks provided in Exhibition Hall)

14:00 Magnus Nordborg - Gregor Mendel Institute for Plant Biology (Austria)
Epigenetic variation in Arabidopsis

14:45 Giacomo Cavalli – Institute of Human Genetics/CNRS (France)
The role of 3D genome organization in epigenetic regulation of development


Tuesday February 6, 2018

09:00 Romain Koszul - Institut Pasteur (France)
Probing virus/host interactions in complex microbial communities using DNA 3D contacts
09:45 Tim van Opijnen - Boston College (USA)
Phenotypic, metabolic and transcriptional analyses combined with topological network modeling predicts survival success of pathogenic bacteria
10:30 Coffee Break

11:00 Siv Andersson - Uppsala University (Sweden)
The evolution of intracellular membranes and the challenges of integrating two genomes in one cell

11:45 Sarah Schaack, Reed College (USA)
Direct Genome-wide Estimates of Mutation Rate and Spectra

12:30 LUNCH (sandwiches and drinks provided in Exhibition Hall)

14:00 Walter Salzburger, University of Basel (Switzerland)
The genomic substrate for adaptive radiation in Lake Tanganyika cichlid fishes

14:45 Nicolas Galtier - University of Montpellier (France)
Comparative population genomics in animals: genetic diversity, adaptive rate, species barrier