Percharde Lab

Transposons | Chromatin | Development

Studying the transcriptional and epigenetic regulation of mammalian development.
Exploring the role and regulation of transposons during embryogenesis.

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New paper out! We examined maternal loss of the TET cofactor, Vitamin C, during pregnancy. Lots of interesting phenotypes in female germ cells, including defects in DNA demethylation, gene expression, and subsequent fecundity. Check out the publications page and read here.
A UKRI FLF-funded 3-year postdoc position is available in the lab - Closing date 18th August. Apply here or email for more info
NEW LAB FUNDING! Michelle's new UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship has been formally announced, a very generous grant of up to 7-years long to fund the lab's work on TEs in early embryogenesis. Read the LMS press release here.
Postdoc positions available, closing date 16th May! Interviews 3-5th June. Apply here!. See the Jobs page for more info.