Participants



Pnina Geraldine Abir-Am
Brandeis University
Waltham, MA

Tom Adams
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Anant Agrawal
H3 Biomedicine
Cambridge, MA

Goran Akusjarvi
Uppsala Univesity
Uppsala, Sweden

Eric Allemand
Pasteur Institute
Paris, France

Olga Anczukow
The Jackson Laboratory
Farmington, CT

Manuel Ares
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA

Gil Ast
Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv, ISRAEL

Vasudeo Badarinarayana
H3 Biomedicine
Cambridge, MA

Sunil Badve
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN

Rui Bai
Tsinghua University
Beijing, China

Nuno Barbosa-Morais
Instituto de Medicina Molecular
Lisboa, Portugal

Evan Barry
H3 Biomedicine
Cambridge, MA

Karen Beemon
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Jean Beggs
University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, UNITED KINGDOM

Jessa Bidwell
Loyola University Chicago
Maywood, IL

Douglas Black
UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Benjamin Blencowe
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

Tara Bonet-Black
CSHL
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Cyril Bourgeois
Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon
Lyon, France

Joerg Braun
University of Massachusetts Med School
Worcester, MA

Juliane Braun
Merckgroup
Darmstadt, Germany

Hannes Bretschneider
Deep Genomics
Toronto, Canada

Thomas Broker
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Angela Brooks
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA

Silvia Buonamici
H3 Biomedicine
Cambridge, MA

Christopher Burge
MIT
Cambridge, MA

John Calarco
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

Luis Campos
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

Daniele Canzio
Columbia University
New York, NY

Simona Capponi
DKFZ
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

Tucker Carrocci
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Luca Cartegni
Rutgers University
Piscataway, NJ

Melina Casadio
The Journal of Cell Biology
New York, NY

Francesco Catania
University of Muenster
Muenster, Germany

Thomas Cech
Univ. of Colorado-Boulder; HHMI
Boulder, CO

Benoit Chabot
Université de Sherbrooke
Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada

Fatima Chakrama
University of Liege
Liege, Belgium

Guillaume Chanfreau
UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Lingling Chen
Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, CAS
Shanghai, China

Weijun Chen
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA

Chonghui Cheng
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Soo-Chen Cheng
Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Taipei, TAIWAN

Sung Hwan Cho
CHA University School of Medicine
Seongnam-si, South Korea

Peter Choi
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

Louise Chow
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Clare Clark
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Paul Clarke
Institute of Cancer Research
London, United Kingdom

Nathaniel Comfort
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

John Conboy
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Berkeley, CA

Erin Conlon
Columbia University
New York, NY

Alberto Corona
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Matthew Covey
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

James Darnell
The Rockefeller University
New York, NY

Robert Darnell
The Rockefeller University/HHMI/NY Genome Center
New York, NY

Chao Di
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Laura Dickens
Cancer Research UK
London, United Kingdom

Achim Dickmanns
University of Göettingen
Göettingen, Germany

Gideon Dreyfuss
HHMI, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicin
Philadelphia, PA

Krishna Dronamraju
Genetics Foundation
Houston, TX

Matthew Dunn
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Sara Espinosa
University of Colorado Denver, AMC
Aurora, CO

Patrizia Fabrizio
Max-Planck-Institute of Biophysical Chemistry
Göettingen, Germany

William Fairbrother
Brown University
Barrington, RI

Kyle Farh
Illumina
San Diego, CA

Ralf Ficner
University of Göettingen
Göettingen, Germany

Erin Flaherty
Icahn School of Medicine
New York, NY

Sarah French
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

David Frendewey
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Tarrytown, NY

Xiang-Dong Fu
UC, San Diego
La Jolla, CA

Gaddiel Galarza-Munoz
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

Alex Gann
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Qingsong Gao
Washington University in St. Louis
Saint Louis, MO

Mariano Garcia-Blanco
University of Texas Medican Branch at Galveston
Galveston, TX

Jordan Bruno Gegenhuber
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Richard Gelinas
Institute for Systems Biology
Seattle, WA

Walter Gilbert
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA

Eliezra Glasser
University of Rochester School of Medicine
Rochester, NY

Yesim Gokmen-Polar
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN

TImothy Graubert
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Brenton Graveley
University of Connecticut Health Center
Farmington, CT

Michael Green
University of Massachusetts/HHMI
Worcester, MA

Terri Grodzicker
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Samuel Gunderson
Rutgers University
Piscataway, NJ

Marie-Louise Hammarskjold
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Bill Haney
DragonFly Therapeutics
Waltham, MA

William Haney
Rare Genetix
Cambridge, MA

Molly Hannigan
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Benjamin Harris
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Klaus Hartmuth
Max Planck Institute of biophysical Chemistry
Göettingen, Germany

Sheida Hayati
Rutgers University
Newark, NJ

Cody Hernandez
The University Of Chicago
CHICAGO, IL

Nouria Hernandez
University of Lausanne
Lausanne, SWITZERLAND

Winship Herr
University of Lausanne
Lausanne, Switzerland

Klemens Hertel
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA

Ryan Holzer
Rosetta Biomedical Research Institute
San Jose, CA

Aaron Hoskins
U. Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI

Motoyasu Hosokawa
Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University
Kyoto-shi, Japan

Manuel Irimia
Center for Genomic Regulation - CRG
Barcelona, Spain

Kathrin Jansen
University of Oxford
Oxford, United Kingdom

Jan-Olov Johansson
J-Ord AB
Uppsala, Sweden

Maria John
Cold Spring Harbor Lab
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Tracy Johnson
UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Melissa Jurica
University of California Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA

Naoyuki Kataoka
The University of Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan

Shengdong Ke
The Jackson Laboratory
Bar Harbor, ME

Clara Kielkopf
University of Rochester School of Medicine
Rochester, NY

Chun Kim
Loyola University Chicago
Maywood, IL

Tae-Don Kim
KRIBB
Daejeon, South Korea

Young Kim
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Young Jin Kim
CSHL
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Ryszard Kole
Sarepta Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA

Magda Konarska
The Rockefeller University
New York, NY

Alberto Kornblihtt
University of Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Carrie Kovalak
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA

Angela Kraemer
University of Geneva
Geneva 4, SWITZERLAND

Adrian Krainer
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Tracy Kress
The College of New Jersey
Erdenheim, NJ

Hidehito Kuroyanagi
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Bunkyo-ku, Japan

Mahdi Laaref
UMR5535 CNRS IGMM
Montpellier, France

Laure Lapasset Carbones
ABIVAX
montpellier, France

Daniel Larson
NCI / NIH
Bethesda, MD

Herve Le Hir
Institut de Biologie de l'ENS
Paris, France

Gina Lee
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, NY

Matt Lee
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Frances Lefcort
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT

Ariella Levishon
Brandeis University
Waltham, MA

Hong Li
University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Cam
Aurora, CO

Joshua Li
The University of Queensland
Brisbane, Australia

Wencheng Li
PTC Therapeutics
South Plainfield, NJ

Xueni Li
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Aurora, CO

Yan Li
Cold Spring Harbor Lab
Cold spring Harbor, NY

Ying Hsiu Liu
Cold Spring Haobor Lab
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Wil Loenen
Leiden University Medical Center
Leiderdorp, Netherlands

Isabel Lopez-Mejia
University of Lausanne
Lausanne, Switzerland

Hua Lou
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Reini Luco
Human Genetics Institute - CNRS-UM
Montpellier, France

Reinhard Luehrmann
Max Planck Institute of Biophysical Chemistry
Göettingen, GERMANY

Maartje Luteijn
Novartis
Basel, Switzerland

Kristen Lynch
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Corina Maeder
Trinity University
San Antonio, TX

Diogo Maia-Silva
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY Portugal

Thomas Maniatis
Columbia University
New York, NY

James Manley
Columbia University
New York, NY

Yuntao Mao
AAAS/Science
Washington, DC

Luciano Marasco
Universidad de Buenos Aires-CONICET
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Raphael Mategot
INSERM
Nice, France

John Mathai
Cold Spring Harbor Lab
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Michael Mathews
Rutgers NJMS
Newark, NJ

Iain Mattaj
EMBL
Heidelberg, GERMANY

Akila Mayeda
ICMS, Fujita Health University
Toyoake, Aichi, Japan

Megan Mayerle
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Kathleen McCarthy
Rare Genetix
Cambridge, MA

Maura McCarthy
Rare Genetix
Cambridge, MA

Friedrich Metzger
University of Freiburg
Freiburg, Germany

Antonina Mitrofanova
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Newark, NY

Claire Moore
Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, MA

Melissa Moore
Moderna Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA

Beth Moorefield
Nature Structural & Molecular Biology
New York, NY

Gregory Morgan
Stevens Institute of Technology
Hoboken, NJ

Elisabetta Morini
Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical Sch
Boston, MA

Franck Mortreux
LBMC ENS-Lyon CNRS UMR5239
Lyon, France

Stephen Mount
Univ. of Maryland, College Park
College Park, MD

Oliver Muehlemann
University of Bern
Bern, Switzerland

Siddhartha Mukherjee
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Adriana Munoz
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Kiyoshi Nagai
MRC
Cambridge, CB2 2QH, UNITED KINGDOM

Bruce Nash
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Port Washington, NY

Karla Neugebauer
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Andrew Newman
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Cambridge, United Kingdom

Dang Nguyen
Massachusetts General Hospital
Charlestown, MA

Klaus Nielsen
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Sara Nik
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Timothy Nilsen
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Kiran Nistala
Regeneron Genetics Center
Tarrytown, NY

Lucy Norcliffe-Kaufmann
NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY

Adam Norris
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX

Panos Ntziachristos
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL

Stuart Orkin
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute,
Boston, MA

Diana Ottoz
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Chris Oubridge
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Cambridge, United Kingdom

Richard Padgett
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Toni Pak
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Med
Maywood, IL

Sungmi Park
HHMI/UMASS Medical School
Worcester, MA

Thoru Pederson
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA

Tsafi Pe'ery
Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ

Ulf Pettersson
University of Uppsala
Uppsala, Sweden

Lenore Pipes
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Mila Pollock
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Kathryn Potts
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Mary Pulvino
University of Rochester School of Medicine
Rochester, NY

Anna Pyle
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Zhe Qian
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Xiayang Qiu
Pfizer
Groton, CT

Charles Query
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Stephen Rader
University of Northern British Columbia
Prince George, Canada

Madhura Raghavan
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

Nikolaus Rajewsky
Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine
Berlin, GERMANY

Hasane Ratni
F. Hoffmann-La Roche
Basel, Switzerland

Reinhard Rauhut
Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
Göettingen, Germany

David Rekosh
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Donald Rio
University of California
Berkeley, CA

Richard Roberts
New England BioLabs
Ipswich, MA

Xavier Roca
Nanyang Technological University
Singapore, Singapore

Charles Romfo
PTC Therapeutics
South Plainfield, NJ

Michael Rosbash
Brandeis University
Waltham, MA

Raktim Roy
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Harleen Saini
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA

Yuhki Saito
Rockefeller University
New York, NY

Jeremy Sanford
University of California Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA

Stephanie Satalino
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Geraldine Schott-Lerner
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

Danilo Segovia
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Michael Seiler
H3 Biomedicine
Cambridge, MA

Ann Sharp
MIT
Newton, MA

Phillip Sharp
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA

Haihong Shen
Gwangju Institute of Science & Technology
Gwangju, South Korea

Yigong Shi
Tsinghua University
Beijing, CHINA

Margarita Siafaca
MIT
Cambridge, MA

Adam Siepel
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Byung Ran So
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Erik Sontheimer
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA

David Spector
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Ruth Sperling
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Jerusalem, Israel

Anabella Srebrow
UBA-CONICET
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Venkat Srinivasan
National Centre for Biological Sciences
Bangalore, India

Martyna Sroka
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Jon Staley
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Joan Steitz
Yale University/HHMI
New Haven, CT

David Stewart
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Bruce Stillman
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Jennifer Strasburger
National Cancer Institute
Rockville, MD

Mark Sun
Deep Genomics Inc.
Toronto, Canada

Javier Tapial
Center for Genomic Regulation - CRG
Barcelona, Spain

Woan-Yuh Tarn
Academia Sinica
Taipei, Taiwan

Jamal Tazi
University of Montpellier - CNRS
Montpellier, France

Marc Timmers
Medical Center-University of Freiburg
Freiburg, Germany

Navtej Toor
UC San Diego
La Jolla, CA

Ngoc Tran
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Christopher Trotta
PTC Therapeutics
South Plainfield, NJ

Thomas Tuschl
The Rockefeller University
New York, NY

Alejandro Ulloa
NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY

Henning Urlaub
Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
Göettingen, GERMANY

Dmytro Ustianenko
Columbia University
New York, NY

Anand Vaidya
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Juan Valcarcel Juarez
Center for Genomic Regulation (CRG)
Barcelona, Spain

Rita Vaz-Drago
Instituto de Medicina Molecular
Lisbon,

Christopher Venters
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Jan Vrbsky
St. Anne's University Hospital
Brno, Czech Republic

Todd Waldman
Georgetown University Medical School
Washington, DC

Michele Wambaugh
Genetics Foundation
Houston, TX

Ruixue Wan
Tsinghua University
Beijing, China

Lin Wang
Tsinghua University
Beijing, China

Jonathan Warner
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Eichi Watabe
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Bunkyo-ku, Japan

Joshua Weinreb
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Julia Widom
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Patrick Willems
Ghent University, VIB
Ghent, Belgium

Jeremy Wilusz
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Jo Ann Wise
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Jan Witkowski
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY USA

Mandy Wong
Cold Spring Harbor Lab
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Yong-Zhen Xu
Shanghai Inst. of Plant Physiology & Ecology, CAS
Shanghai, China

Li Yang
Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences
Shanghai, China

Masato Yano
Niigata University
Niigata, JAPAN

Yoshika Yano
Niigata University
Niigata, Japan

Qinyan Yin
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA

Alan Zahler
UC Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA

Chaolin Zhang
Columbia University
New York, NY

Xiaofeng Zhang
Tsinghua University
Beijing, China

Sika Zheng
University of California
Riverside, CA

S. Lawrence Zipursky
UCLA/HHMI
Los Angeles, CA