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DEC 16 Seminar: Charalambos P. Kyriacou, PhD, University of Leicester, Department of Genetics and Genome Biology, "Sharing click genes: circadian and circatidal rhythms in flies and crustacea"
OCT 24 Seminar: Steve Horvath, PhD, UCLA School of Public Health, "Epigenetic clock studies in mammals"
JAN 23 Seminar: Dr. Zong Wei "Chromatin dynamics, diabetes, and beyond: balancing the homeostatic equation"
JAN 09 Seminar: Dr. Shawn Liu "Decoding the Epigenome to Explore Biological Functions and Therapeutic Opportunities"


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OCT 04-05 The Center for Epigenetics and Metabolism will host the international symposium on "Epigenetic Control and Cellular Plasticity" on Oct. 4 and 5 at the Beckman Center.
FEB 20 Seminar: Dr. Johnathan Whetstine "Epigenetics: The Gatekeeper to DNA Amplification"
JAN 25 Seminar: Dr. Gad Asher "Rhythmic oxygen levels reset circadian clocks through HIF1a"


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DEC 11 Seminar: Dr. Yingming Zhao "A Family of Metabolism-Sensitive PTM Pathway"
DEC 08 Epigenetics Day
OCT 16 Seminar: Dr. Jean-Marc Egly, "CSA/CSB, they named it Transcription Coupled Repair (TCR) Let's call it Regulator of Transcription Arrest"
APR 19 Seminar: Dr. John A. Hawley, "Coping with the 21st Century Lifestyle: Recalibrating the Circadian Clock to Combat Metabolic Disorders"
FEB 12-15 KAUST Research Conference on Environmental Epigenetics


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OCT 6-7 International Symposium on Epigenetic Control and Cellular Plasticity
FEB 11 Abcam West Coast Epigenetics Day
JAN Winter Quarter 2016 graduate course: BC225/NB230 Chromatin Structure and Function


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NOV 18 Seminar: Juleen R. Zierath, PhD, "Exercise metabolism and molecular control of muscle adaptation"
SEP 09 Seminar: Stephen Baylin, MD, "Cancer and the epigenome—some basic and translational implications"
AUG 04 Seminar: Thales Papagiannakopoulos, PhD, "Dissecting the role of aberrant circadian and oxidative homeostasis in lung cancer"
JAN 27 Seminar: Valerio Orlando, PhD, "Epigenetic control of jumping DNA in human cell identity programming, reprogramming and disease"
JAN 23 Seminar: Pierre Magistretti, PhD, "Neuron-glia metabolic coupling: relevance for functional brain imaging and neuronal plasticity"
JAN 12 Epigenetics Day at UC Irvine


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OCT 20 Seminar: Paolo Sassone-Corsi, PhD, "Setting your body’s internal clock to manage health" (Newport Beach Public Library)
APR 24 Seminar: Jerry Workman, PhD, "Protein complexes that modify chromatin for transcription"
APR 17 Seminar: Alain Prochiantz, PhD, "Homeoprotein transduction in brain development and physiology"
FEB 04 Seminar: Charles Weitz, MD, PhD, "A molecular basis for fidelity in the mammalian circadian clock"
JAN 09 Seminar: Shin-ichiro Imai, MD, PhD, “The NAD World revisited: The importance of the intertissue communication mediated by NAMPT/NAD/SIRT1 in mammalian aging/longevity control”
JAN Winter Quarter 2014 graduate course: BC225 Chromatin Structure and Function


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DEC 12-13 Second symposium on Epigenetic Control and Cellular Plasticity at Beckman Center, UC Irvine