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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Ph.D. Program 2019

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Affiche PhD 2019

 

The International EpiGenMed PhD program of the University of Montpellier is currently accepting applications for 3-year Ph.D positions to be started on October 1, 2019.

 

The Labex (Laboratory of Excellence) EpiGenMed is a Health Sciences collaborative research program at the University of Montpellier that is financed by the Excellence Initiative of the French Ministry of Research and that involves the leading research laboratories of 14 scientific institutes in the area. Five major axes of research involving 58 top-level research groups 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

 

 

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Labex EpiGenMed PhD and Postdoc Day November 7th, 2018

 

The Labex EpiGenMed PhD & Postdoc Day took place on November 7th, 2018 at Genopolys

 PhD Postdoc Day 2018

Talks and posters were presented by the Labex EpiGenMed PhDs and Postdocs.

 

Invited speaker: Edith HEARD - X-chromosome inactivation: a paradigm for epigenetics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Poster 2018 PhD Postdoc Day

Click here for the detailed program!

 
   

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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