LCBM

Our main focus is to understand the molecular organization and function of chromatin, the DNA-protein complex which organizes the eukaryotic genome and regulates gene expression, using a combination of chemistry and biophysics.

Positions:

There are open positions for PhD students!

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If you are interested to perform a PhD thesis on the chemical biology and biophysics of chromatin or microtubules, directly contact: [email protected] 

If you are interested in a postdoctoral position, please contact: [email protected] 

New paper!

Multivalent Peptide Ligands To Probe the Chromocenter Microenvironment in Living Cells

New paper!

Multiplexed Single-Molecule Experiments Reveal Nucleosome Invasion Dynamics of the Cas9 Genome Editor

New review!

Find out about the higher order structure of the centromere!