Labex EPIGENMED Montpellier, France

From genome and epigenome to molecular medicine

  • Place de la Comédie Montpellier

    A BioHealth research program selected by the French Ministry of Research and Education in the framework of the "Laboratoires d'Excellence" initiative.

    EpiGenMed wants to foster the best BioHealth basic and clinical research and to encourage interdisciplinary projects. The EpiGenMed project was selected by the French Ministry of Research and Education in the framework of the national "Investments for the Future" program in 2011. The project received 12 million euros in funding for a 10-year period, essentially devoted to science training through the recruitment of PhD students, post-doctoral fellows and Chairs of Excellence.

    EpiGenMed involves 58 of the best research groups in Montpellier, implicated in five areas of research that cover Genome and Epigenome Dynamics, Cell cycle, Cell fate and Development, Infectious diseases and Immunology, Cell signalling and Neurobiology, Biophysics and Systems biology. It is hosted by the University of Montpellier and national science institutions and benefits from an excellent industrial environment



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Labex EpiGenMed PhD and Postdoc Day 2019


 Poster PhD Postdoc Day 2019


Labex EpiGenMed PhD & Postdoc Day


December 6th, 2019 at Genopolys Montpellier


Talks and posters by the Labex EpiGenMed PhDs and Postdocs 10h-17h


Invited speaker: Kiran PADMANABHAN

Chromatin state regulation and the mammalian circadian clock.


Institut de Génomique Fonctionnelle de Lyon


Guest Talk at 14h



Click here for the program!


Registration by November 25th, 2019 at


Registration is free but required




Postdoctoral Program 2019


Poster postdoctoral campaign 2019




The Labex (Laboratory of Excellence) EpiGenMed is a Health Sciences interdisciplinary collaborative research program at the University of Montpellier that involves 58 leading research laboratories in 14 scientific institutes in the area.


Five major axes of research are supported by this initiative:


• Genome and Epigenome

• Cell Cycle, Cell Fate and Development

• Infection and immunity

• Integrating Systems in Neuroscience

• Biophysics and Systems Biology














The EpiGenMed post-doctoral program 2019 offers several fellowships for a period of 2 years (1 year renewable).


The EpiGenMed research group leaders will select their candidate who has to be validated by the Labex EpiGenMed Scientific Committee.


Applications should be send directly to the following team leaders.

Read more: Postdoctoral Program 2019

Montpellier is awarded the Label I-SITE

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After a hearing before an international jury on February 21st, the project “Montpellier University of Excellence” (MUSE) was awarded the label Initiatives – Science – Innovation – Territoires – Economie” (I-SITE) established within the French program “Investissements d’Avenir”.


Read more: Montpellier is awarded the Label I-SITE

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