Yuri Schwartz

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Full Name

Yuri Schwartz

Current position

Assistant Professor

Affiliation

Umeå University, Department of Molecular Biology

Location

Umeå, Sweden

Research interests

We study mechanisms that allow epigenetic inheritance of gene expression programs.
Our current focus is on molecular mechanisms of epigenetic regulation by Polycomb and Trithorax proteins. We are also interested how epigenetic regulation proceeds in 3-dimentional space of the nucleus and how chromatin insulator elements help to organize it.

Webpage

http://www.epicon.nu