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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.
Researchers identify new genes linked with age-related macular degeneration

Researchers identify new genes linked with age-related macular degeneration

Scientists have reversed memory loss in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s Disease

Scientists have reversed memory loss in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s Disease

Researchers identify new genes linked to development of age-related macular degeneration

Researchers identify new genes linked to development of age-related macular degeneration

Location of epigenetic changes co-locate with genetic signal causing psychartric disorder

Location of epigenetic changes co-locate with genetic signal causing psychartric disorder

Researchers reveal how fasting leads to better overall health

Researchers reveal how fasting leads to better overall health

LifeTime receives fund to develop a plan to embed its vision for healthier future

LifeTime receives fund to develop a plan to embed its vision for healthier future

Conducting ChIP-Seq with Low Cell Numbers

Conducting ChIP-Seq with Low Cell Numbers

New mechanism of gene regulation involved in tumor progression discovered

New mechanism of gene regulation involved in tumor progression discovered

CRG researchers discover new mechanism controlling expression of set of genes

CRG researchers discover new mechanism controlling expression of set of genes

New method of cancer stem cells activation to destroy tumors

New method of cancer stem cells activation to destroy tumors

Scientists discover two therapies that slow progression of pediatric leukemia in mice

Scientists discover two therapies that slow progression of pediatric leukemia in mice

Marijuana causes alters genetic makeup of sperm

Marijuana causes alters genetic makeup of sperm

Fundamentals, applications and methods of machine learning used in epigenetics

Fundamentals, applications and methods of machine learning used in epigenetics

New test shown to be 100% effective at detecting cervical cancer

New test shown to be 100% effective at detecting cervical cancer

Active ingredient in eye drops shows promise for treating aggressive blood cancer

Active ingredient in eye drops shows promise for treating aggressive blood cancer

Research explores effects of cannabis use on males’ reproductive health

Research explores effects of cannabis use on males’ reproductive health

New 'epigenetics-based' cervical cancer test outperforms Pap smear and HPV tests

New 'epigenetics-based' cervical cancer test outperforms Pap smear and HPV tests

Scientists discover rules that determine precision of CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing in human cells

Scientists discover rules that determine precision of CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing in human cells

Chromatrap buffer reagents for lysing cells offer many benefits

Chromatrap buffer reagents for lysing cells offer many benefits

Paternal grandfather's access to food associated with grandson's mortality risk

Paternal grandfather's access to food associated with grandson's mortality risk