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Epigenetics is the study of chemical reactions that influence gene expression, through activation or deactivation of genes at specific times and locations.
Study: Stress experienced by premature infants can carry on throughout their adult life

Study: Stress experienced by premature infants can carry on throughout their adult life

Exploring the heart at a depth that was previously impossible

Exploring the heart at a depth that was previously impossible

Scientists develop universal FACS-based approach to heterogenous cell sorting, propelling organoid research

Scientists develop universal FACS-based approach to heterogenous cell sorting, propelling organoid research

Study: Phthalate susceptibility depends largely on genetic heritage of individual

Study: Phthalate susceptibility depends largely on genetic heritage of individual

Researchers identify new mechanism for accessing damaged DNA

Researchers identify new mechanism for accessing damaged DNA

New studies from UCI shine light on circadian clocks

New studies from UCI shine light on circadian clocks

Study explores associations between daytime sleepiness and epigenetic modifications

Study explores associations between daytime sleepiness and epigenetic modifications

Epigenetic research provides new approaches to cancer combination therapies

Epigenetic research provides new approaches to cancer combination therapies

University of Freiburg to receive 25.8 million euros for collaborative research centers

University of Freiburg to receive 25.8 million euros for collaborative research centers

Spatial configuration of the genome is not inherited, but set up during embryogenesis

Spatial configuration of the genome is not inherited, but set up during embryogenesis

Children under 3 years old are most vulnerable to the effects of adversity, study finds

Children under 3 years old are most vulnerable to the effects of adversity, study finds

New review highlights how lifestyle affects our genes

New review highlights how lifestyle affects our genes

Researchers explore whether time of day can affect the body's response to physical exertion

Researchers explore whether time of day can affect the body's response to physical exertion

Exercising in the morning, rather than at night, may yield better results, shows study

Exercising in the morning, rather than at night, may yield better results, shows study

Restoring function of 'misregulated' cancer-fighting genes

Restoring function of 'misregulated' cancer-fighting genes

New hope for treating devastating brain cancer in children

New hope for treating devastating brain cancer in children

C-Path and Japan's PMDA join forces on first-of-its-kind biomarker project

C-Path and Japan's PMDA join forces on first-of-its-kind biomarker project

Researchers uncover mechanism that initiates sexual organs maturation

Researchers uncover mechanism that initiates sexual organs maturation

Exposure to particulate air pollution may lead to reduced sperm production

Exposure to particulate air pollution may lead to reduced sperm production

Researchers track effects of epigenetic marks carried by sperm chromosomes

Researchers track effects of epigenetic marks carried by sperm chromosomes