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Dates of meeting

The “Chromatin Club”


The “Chromatin Club” in Lyon is interested in the study of genome dynamics, the organization of chromatin at different scales, the regulation of transcription and the relationships between epigenetics and pathologies. This club was initiated to facilitate the interactions between the laboratories of Lyon and aims at developping collaborative projects.  The club takes place 2 times / year for half a day with 4 presentations of different teams or external guests. The location turns between the different research institutes.

Dates of meeting:
First edition: Tuesday, October 16, 2018.
Second edition: Monday, March 15, 2019 with an external guest: Saadi Khochbin (Albert Bonniot Institute, Grenoble).
Third edition : Monday, December 2, 2019.


The teams of the “Chromatin Club” are the following (alphabetical order):

Centre de Recherche en Cancérologie de Lyon (CRCL)

  • David Bernard & Nadine Martin
  • Massimo Levrero
  • Peter Mülligan
  • Barbara Testoni

IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer)

  • Rosita Accardi

IGFL (Institut de Génomique Fonctionnelle de Lyon)

  • Yad Ghavi-Helm
  • Kiran Padmanabhan


INMG (Institut NeuroMyoGène)

  • Ambra Mari
  • Patrick Lomonte
  • Laurent Schaeffer

Laboratoire de Cytogénétique constitutionnelle, CHU de Lyon HCL – GH Est

  • Caroline Schluth-Bolard

Laboratoire de Physique (ENS Lyon)

  • Cédric Vaillant


  • Didier Auboeuf
  • Pascal Bernard
  • Geneviève Fourel (équipe Dr. Gandrillon)
  • Daniel Jost
  • Benjamin Loppin
  • Francesca Palladino

RDP (Reproduction et Développement des Plantes)

  • François Roudier

SBRI (Institut Cellule Souche et Cerveau)

  • Nathalie Beaujean (équipe du Dr. Savatier)
  • Clémence Kress (équipe du Dr. Pain)