Confirmed Invited Speakers

Nita AHUJA, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA

Epigenetics of Gastrointestinal Malignancies

 

Nabieh AYOUB, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

Dysregulation of KDM4A-D Lysine Demethylases Promotes Chromosomal Instability

 

Guillermo BARRETO, Max-Planck-Institute for Heart and Lung, Bad Nauheim, Germany

Lung Cancer Epigenetics

 

Anne-Lise Børresen-Dale, The Norwegian University Hospital, Oslo, Norway

Breast Cancer Epigenetics

 

James CHIM, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

DNA methylation of Tumor suppressive microRNA in myeloma

 

Thomas EGGERMANN, RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany

Epigenetics and Imprinting Disorders

 

Francois FUKS, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Epigenetics: From Mechanisms to Genome-Wide Profiling in Cancers

 

Asaf Hellman, The Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical, Jerusalem, Israel

DNA Methylation Profiles in Cancer

 

Zdenko HERCEG, International agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Lyon, France

Epigenome Deregulation in Cancer: Searching for Drivers and Passengers on the Road to Malignancy

 

Albert JELTSCH, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

Functional Effects of Somatic Tumor Mutations in Epigenetic Enzymes

 

Jana JESCHKE, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Epigenetics: From Mechanisms to Genome-Wide Profiling in Cancers

 

Manfred JUNG, University of Freiburg, Germany

Epigenetic Drug Discovery

  

Jörn LAUSEN, Georg-Speyer-Haus, Institute for Tumor Biology and Experimental Therapy, Frankfurt, Germany

Hematopoietic Mechanisms as Epigenetic Therapeutic Targets

 

Christine Guo LIAN, Karolinska Inst. and Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden

Melanoma Epigenetics

 

Lovisa LUNDHOLMIAN, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Aberrant DNA damage response-, epigenetic- and growth factor receptor signaling in

lung cancer tumor initiating cells

 

Eckart MEESE, Saarland University, Homburg/Saar, Germany

Potentials and Limitations of miRNomes in the Cancer Context

 

Therese MURPHY, University of Exeter Medical School, Devon, UK

The Epigenetics of Mood Disorders

 

Adele MURREL, University of Bath, Bath, United Kingdom

Genomic Imprinting and Epigenetic Disease

 

Chiara RAGGI, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano, Italy

Epigenetics of Liver Cancer

 

Tina RÖNN, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden

Epigenetic Adaptation to Regular Exercise in Humans

 

Marianne ROTS, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands

Epigenetic Editing: an innovative anti-fibrosis approach?

 

Maria Soledas SOSA, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

Head and Neck Cancer Epigenetics

 

Renske STEENBERGEN, VUmc Cancer Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Cervical Cancer Epigenetics

 

Jonathan TURNER, Centre de Recherche Public de la Santé, Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Epigenetic Control of the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Axis and Immune Phenotypes

 

Wolfgang WAGNER, Helmholtz Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Aachen, Germany

Epigenetic Mechanisms of Aging

 

Nadia ZAFFARONI, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milano, Italy

Epigenetic Changes in Prostate Cancer Metastasis: the Role of microRNAs