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Acetylation (or in IUPAC nomenclature ethanoylation) describes a reaction that introduces an acetyl functional group into an organic compound. Deacetylation is the removal of the acetyl group.
TSRI researchers show path to developing treatments for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

TSRI researchers show path to developing treatments for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Study findings establish basis for epigenetic link between aging and Alzheimer's disease

Study findings establish basis for epigenetic link between aging and Alzheimer's disease

Researchers target abnormal epigenetic mechanisms involved in childhood cancers

Researchers target abnormal epigenetic mechanisms involved in childhood cancers

HDAC6 inhibition could be promising therapeutic approach for peripheral neuropathies

HDAC6 inhibition could be promising therapeutic approach for peripheral neuropathies

Researchers uncover novel therapeutic target for type 2 diabetes

Researchers uncover novel therapeutic target for type 2 diabetes

Novel grape-derived compounds could be developed as therapeutic agents for treatment of depression

Novel grape-derived compounds could be developed as therapeutic agents for treatment of depression

Researchers identify potential enzyme as therapeutic target for type 2 diabetes

Researchers identify potential enzyme as therapeutic target for type 2 diabetes

Research sheds light on role of epigenetics in placing egg cells into stasis

Research sheds light on role of epigenetics in placing egg cells into stasis

Study shows how interplay between two key enzymes promotes brain tumor growth

Study shows how interplay between two key enzymes promotes brain tumor growth

Study elucidates how obesity makes breast cancer more aggressive

Study elucidates how obesity makes breast cancer more aggressive

Researchers identify strategies to mitigate disturbed axonal transport in ALS patients

Researchers identify strategies to mitigate disturbed axonal transport in ALS patients

Ketogenic diet prolongs life and improves memory and physical functions in aged mice find researchers

Ketogenic diet prolongs life and improves memory and physical functions in aged mice find researchers

UAB researchers reveal key role for RSF1 protein in silencing genes

UAB researchers reveal key role for RSF1 protein in silencing genes

Leading experts come together to discuss clinical, translational applications of mitochondria

Leading experts come together to discuss clinical, translational applications of mitochondria

Key metabolic enzyme fuels molecular machinery to turn on memory genes after learning

Key metabolic enzyme fuels molecular machinery to turn on memory genes after learning

Study reveals how enzyme allows brain tumors to grow despite harsh surroundings

Study reveals how enzyme allows brain tumors to grow despite harsh surroundings

Researchers identify novel compounds that decrease glucose production in liver cells

Researchers identify novel compounds that decrease glucose production in liver cells

EPFL scientists develop synthetic methods to crack code of Huntington's disease

EPFL scientists develop synthetic methods to crack code of Huntington's disease

Heroin use linked to epigenetic alterations in the brain

Heroin use linked to epigenetic alterations in the brain

Heroin use linked to epigenetic alterations in the brain

Heroin use linked to epigenetic alterations in the brain