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UNC Program in Chromatin and Epigenetics Launches

UNC has launched a new program that aims to address the fundamental gaps in knowledge surrounding epigenetic regulation, with a long-term goal of developing novel therapeutic approaches towards treating human disease. The program is centered around a highly collaborative and … Continue reading

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Epigenetic Breakthrough: A first of its kind tool to study the histone code

Scientists from UNC-Chapel Hill have created a new way to investigate epigenetic mechanisms important in diseases ranging from Alzheimer’s to cancers. Robert Duronio, PhD; Daniel McKay, PhD; Greg Matera, PhD; Brian Strahl, PhD. CHAPEL HILL, NC –University of North Carolina … Continue reading

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Brian Strahl Promoted to Full Professor

Congratulations to Dr. Brian Strahl who was promoted to full professor effective April 25, 2014. Brian Strahl’s laboratory has been at the forefront of understanding how histones and their covalent modifications regulate chromatin structure and function, with a particular emphasis … Continue reading

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Brian Strahl receives NIH and NSF grants to study gene expression

Congratulations to Dr. Brian Strahl, Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics for receiving grants from the NIH and NSF The National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation have given Dr. Brian Strahl grants to study the basic functions of … Continue reading

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Brian Strahl Promoted to Full Professor

Congratulations to Dr. Brian Strahl who was promoted to full professor effective April 25, 2014. Brian Strahl’s laboratory has been at the forefront of understanding how histones and their covalent modifications regulate chromatin structure and function, with a particular emphasis … Continue reading

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Brian Strahl featured in history of epigenetics story

Dr. Brian Strahl, associate professor of biochemistry & biophysics at UNC-Chapel Hill, is featured in a video and story about the history of epigenetics in the Jan 15, 2014 (Vol. 34, No. 2) issue of GEN (Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology … Continue reading

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Brian Strahl and colleagues identify another piece of the ‘histone code’ puzzle

UNC-CHAPEL HILL – DNA is often called the blueprint of life, but the four letter combinations that make up the genetic code are just part of the story.  Built upon the DNA lies additional ‘epigenetic’ information in the form of … Continue reading

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