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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.
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

Research shows why new cancer therapies fail to work on some patients

Research shows why new cancer therapies fail to work on some patients

DNA methylation predicts survival outcome in patients with glioma

DNA methylation predicts survival outcome in patients with glioma

Studying The Effects of Microgravity on Muscle Mass

Studying The Effects of Microgravity on Muscle Mass

DNA patterns in circulating blood cells can help identify spastic cerebral palsy

DNA patterns in circulating blood cells can help identify spastic cerebral palsy

Researchers diagnose cerebral palsy using AI and next-generation sequencing

Researchers diagnose cerebral palsy using AI and next-generation sequencing

Scientists discover new mechanism controlling multiple sclerosis risk

Scientists discover new mechanism controlling multiple sclerosis risk

Study: Effects of in vitro fertilization depend on genetic variation inherited from parents

Study: Effects of in vitro fertilization depend on genetic variation inherited from parents

Researchers discover genomic characteristics that define testicular germ cell cancer

Researchers discover genomic characteristics that define testicular germ cell cancer