Madeleine Fosslie successfully defended her PhD thesis
Madeleine Fosslie defended her PhD thesis: "Histone variants H2A.Z.1 and H2A.Z.2 in embryonic stem cells and during differentiation" Thursday 27th of October 2016 at Department of Biosciences.
In front Madeleine Fosslie with a nucleosome cake. Back from left Ragnhild Eskeland, Beata Nadratowska-Wesolowska, Martin Falck and Ignacio Cuervo. (Photo: Private.)
Madeleine gave an overview trial lecture on nuclear organisation in epigenetic regulation and presented her PhD thesis.
Her opponents were:
-Professor Andreas G. Ladurner, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany
-Group Leader Marcus Buschbeck, Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute IMPPC, Badalona, Spain
-Associate Professor Melinka Alonso Butenko, University of Oslo
Andreas Ladurner and Marcus Buschbeck had thorough questioning and good discussions with Madeleine and highlighed the high quality of the data generated in her PhD.
This is the first PhD student coming out of the chromatome team and we congratulate Madeleine and wish her all the best for future adventures!