…..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:



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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