We study the genome, its associated epigenomes, and their dynamics
during development and during evolution.
Genome and epigenome evolution through retrotransposons in mammals is a major interest.

What's new

2019/06/28
Ichiyanagi K. presented an invited talk in FASEB (Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology) Mobile DNA meeting at Palm Springs, CA, USA.
title: Epigenetic regulation of retrotransposons during mouse male germ cell development.
2019/05/13
Ichiyanagi K. presented an invited talk in the 3rd Korea-Japan symposium on transposable elements at Busan, South Korea.
title: Expression, DNA methylation, and the activity of chromatin boundary formation of mouse short interspersed elements (SINEs).
2019/03/16
Meeting Report on the 4th TE meeting has been published in Mobile DNA. [link]
2019/01/18
Ms. Sugiwaka and Mr. Hondo (undergraduate students) joined the lab.
2018/11/30
Ichiyanagi K. presented a talk in the workshop entitled "Germ cell epimutations by environmental stress and their inheritance" in the annual meeting of Japanease Society of Molecular Biology at Yokohama.
title: Locus-specific hypomethylation of the mouse IAP retrotransposon is associated with transcription factor-binding sites.
2018/11/30
Sugimoto (M.Sc. student) presented a poster in the annual meeting of Japanease Society of Molecular Biology at Yokohama.
title: Temporal changes in the retrotransposon regulatory systems during male germ cell development in mice.
2018/11/28
Ichiyanagi K. organized the workshop entitled "Epigenomic perspectives of human diversity, evolution, and disease" in the annual meeting of Japanease Society of Molecular Biology at Yokohama.
  • Nagoya University
  • Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences and School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University