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DNA methylation is a type of chemical modification of DNA that can be inherited and subsequently removed without changing the original DNA sequence. As such, it is part of the epigenetic code and is also the most well characterized epigenetic mechanism.
Selective survival of embryos under adverse conditions may explain health problems later in life

Selective survival of embryos under adverse conditions may explain health problems later in life

Epigenetic maps of the inner ear could lead to development of therapeutics for hearing loss

Epigenetic maps of the inner ear could lead to development of therapeutics for hearing loss

Aurora Biomed organizes 2018 Shunde Biomedical Industry Investment Promotion Conference

Aurora Biomed organizes 2018 Shunde Biomedical Industry Investment Promotion Conference

Insights from the Shunde Biomedical Industry Investment Promotion Conference

Insights from the Shunde Biomedical Industry Investment Promotion Conference

Scientists focus on epigenetics to identify factors involved in Hispanic childhood obesity

Scientists focus on epigenetics to identify factors involved in Hispanic childhood obesity

Molecular DNA analysis could facilitate more accurate prognosis, treatment of aggressive brain tumors

Molecular DNA analysis could facilitate more accurate prognosis, treatment of aggressive brain tumors

Epigenetic link found between prenatal exposure to maternal smoking and offspring's cardio-metabolic health

Epigenetic link found between prenatal exposure to maternal smoking and offspring's cardio-metabolic health

Scientists discover new details about UHRF1 protein

Scientists discover new details about UHRF1 protein

Father’s exposure to nicotine may cause cognitive deficits in descendants

Father’s exposure to nicotine may cause cognitive deficits in descendants

DNA of people with depression, trauma is biologically older than healthy individuals

DNA of people with depression, trauma is biologically older than healthy individuals

Breastfeeding changes gene activity that regulates infant's response to stress

Breastfeeding changes gene activity that regulates infant's response to stress

Henry Ford Health System receives $600k grant to study genetic makeup of gliomas

Henry Ford Health System receives $600k grant to study genetic makeup of gliomas

Researchers describe novel mechanism that links epigenetic change to translational control

Researchers describe novel mechanism that links epigenetic change to translational control

Sleep loss can confer increased risk of adverse weight gain, shows study

Sleep loss can confer increased risk of adverse weight gain, shows study

Researchers describe underlying mechanisms of congestive heart failure

Researchers describe underlying mechanisms of congestive heart failure

Research highlights how heritable and environmental factors can influence epigenetic variations

Research highlights how heritable and environmental factors can influence epigenetic variations

Multi-center study results demonstrate best-in-class performance of Bladder EpiCheck urine test

Multi-center study results demonstrate best-in-class performance of Bladder EpiCheck urine test

Study finds link between DNA methylation and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Study finds link between DNA methylation and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Potential oocyte-specific factors that can drive somatic cell reprogramming

Potential oocyte-specific factors that can drive somatic cell reprogramming

Study: Administration of endocrine disruptor causes epigenetic changes in pregnant sow's DNA

Study: Administration of endocrine disruptor causes epigenetic changes in pregnant sow's DNA