…..Welcome to the Bühler lab…..

It’s all about RNA(i), dude!

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We are located at the Friedrich Miescher Institute in Basel, Switzerland.

News from the lab:


November 22, 2017

Veronika Ostapcuk successfully defended her PhD thesis! Congrats Dr. Ostapcuk!


November 17, 2017

Today was Vale’s last day in the lab :(. Take care and all the best for the future!


November 1, 2017

We welcome our new PhD student Aparna Pandey to the lab!


October 30, 2017

Tahsin got himself a brand new bike! After fat bikes such curved bikes are the latest development on the MTB market. Good stuff.


September 29, 2017

Lisa had her last day and will move on to carry out her masters thesis. All the best and good luck in the UK!


September 11, 2017

The FMI selection has won the renown Basel Science Soccer Cup 2017 ! Of course, the Buehler lab helped to defeat the teams from D-BSSE and Biocenter :).



August 2, 2017

Today, Gizem Incekara started her masters thesis in the lab. Welcome and all the best!


July 1, 2017

Today, Lisa Lampersberger started her internship in the lab. Welcome and all the best!


June 26, 2017

New lab paper in Molecular Cell on the role of Mst2 in preventing ectopic heterochromatin formation.

“The Histone Acetyltransferase Mst2 Protects Active Chromatin from Epigenetic Silencing by Acetylating the Ubiquitin Ligase Brl1.” Flury et al, 2017


June 6, 2017


Today Valentin successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled “A euchromatic feedback loop prevents heterochromatin formation”. Congrats Dr. Flury!





June 5, 2017

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New lab paper on the function of the RNA modification m6A during heat shock response appeared today in Nature Structural & Molecular Biology.

Knuckles et al. “RNA fate determination through cotranscriptional adenosine methylation and microprocessor binding”. NSMB. 2017.

Read the official FMI press release here.


For older posts, see the news archive.


Marc Buhler | Marc Buehler | Marc Bühler | Buhler lab | Buehler lab | Bühler lab | FMI | Basel | Heterochromatin | Gene silencing | CoTGS | PTGS | TGS | RNAi | small RNA mediated silencing | small RNA mediated heterochromatin formation


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