• A. Aïnouche, Univ. of Rennes, France
  • M. Bétermier, Institute for Integrative Biology of the Cell, Paris-Saclay, France
  • S. Chambeyron, Institute of Human Genetics, Montpellier, France
  • M. Chandler, Univ. of Toulouse, France
  • R. Cordaux, Univ. of Poitiers, France
  • G. Cristofari, Univ. of Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France
  • N. Gilbert, Institute of Regenerative Medecine and Biotherapy, Montpellier, France
  • H. Quesneville, INRA, Versailles, France
  • P. Glaser, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
  • P. Lesage, Univ. of Paris Diderot, France
  • C. Vaury, Univ of Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • J.-N. Volff, ENS-Lyon, France

16 - 19 April 2016
Saint Malo, France


Taming mobile DNA activity: self and non-self recognition

Transgenerational inheritance

Mobile DNA in genome structure and organization

From molecular mechanisms to applications

Remembrance of (retro)transposon past: mobile DNA in genome evolution

The yin and yang of mobile DNA in human health

Keynote Speakers: 

  • Sir David Baulcombe (University of Cambridge, UK)
  • Emmanuelle Charpentier (Max Planck Institute of Infection Biology, Germany) 

Confirmed Speakers: 

  • Kathleen Burns (Johns Hopkins University School of Medecine, USA) 
  • Fred Dyda (NIDDK NIH, USA) 
  • Geoff Faulkner (Mater Medical Research Institute, Australia) 
  • Cédric Feschotte (University of Utah, USA) 
  • Jose-Luis Garcia Perez (GENYO, Spain) 
  • Zoltan Ivics (Paul Ehrlich Institute, Germany) 
  • Henry Levin (NICHD NIH, USA) 
  • Eric Meyer (IBENS, France)
  • Eric Miska (University of Cambridge, UK) 
  • Michele Morgante (University of Udine, Italy) 
  • Ramesh Pillai (EMBL Grenoble, France) 
  • David Pollock (University of Colorado, USA) 
  • Carla Saleh (Institut Pasteur, France) 
  • Didier Trono (EPFL, Switzerland)
  • Oliver Weichenrieder (MPI for Developmental Biology, Germany)

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