Genetics and Epigenetics

[ January 10, 2017 ] The Epigenetics of Honeybee Memory Offers a Glimpse Into Our Own Minds News & Reviews - WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-01-12 11:38

[ January 10, 2017 ] The Epigenetics of Honeybee Memory Offers a Glimpse Into Our Own Minds News & Reviews
WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)
The fascinating memory of a honeybee could give us hints about our own long-term memory formation, scientists suggest. According to a new study, epigenetic marks are added to the DNA of honeybees in a response to an enzyme known as DNA ...

New active ingredient Dermagenist™ harnesses BASF's findings on epigenetics to revitalize fibroblasts - WorldPressOnline (press release)

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-01-12 10:25

New active ingredient Dermagenist™ harnesses BASF's findings on epigenetics to revitalize fibroblasts
WorldPressOnline (press release)
Paris, France – January 10, 2017. To further explore the field of epigenetics, BASF researchers have joined forces and established an interdisciplinary innovation platform. Together with experts from public and private research institutions they want ...

Epigenetic modification may be cause of adult throat cancers linked ... - News-Medical.net

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-01-12 01:09

Epigenetic modification may be cause of adult throat cancers linked ...
News-Medical.net
A team of researchers at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre has found an epigenetic modification that might be the cause of 15% of ...

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Epigenetics: The Master Key to Health - KXAN.com

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-01-11 16:51

Epigenetics: The Master Key to Health
KXAN.com
Chronic unresolved medical issues? Many around Austin are talking about Dr. V. at Infinity Wellness Center, and with good reason. Her passion and knowledge in the field of Epigenetics and her holistic functional approach are providing resolution in ...

New active ingredient Dermagenist™ harnesses BASF's findings on ... - WorldPressOnline (press release)

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-01-11 15:55

New active ingredient Dermagenist™ harnesses BASF's findings on ...
WorldPressOnline (press release)
WorldPressonline news and press release distribution services dedicated to the world trade press of the packaging, food, cosmetics, health, beauty care, ...

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Exploring the Epigenetics of Ethnicity - The Scientist

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-01-11 14:49

The Scientist

Exploring the Epigenetics of Ethnicity
The Scientist
“In epigenetic research, there is a question of reverse causation,” she said. “In this study, there is a correlation between [methylation patterns] that is independent of genetic ancestry, and that deserves further study.” Christopher Bell, an ...

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Epigenetic Signatures Partly Biological, Partly Cultural - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-01-11 09:25

UCSF News Services

Epigenetic Signatures Partly Biological, Partly Cultural
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
There are also epigenetic marks, such as the methylated sites on DNA. Significantly, these marks can be either inherited or altered by life experience. And so they may be useful as an alternative to crude categorization. Specifically, they could help ...
Shared Culture May Be Altering DNA, With Implications For Health ...IFLScience

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Zenith Recruiting Metastatic Prostate Cancer Patients for New ... - Prostate Cancer News Today

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-01-09 12:22

Prostate Cancer News Today

Zenith Recruiting Metastatic Prostate Cancer Patients for New ...
Prostate Cancer News Today
Read about a clinical trial that's underway for Zenith's ZEN-3694 combined with Zytiga to treat metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer patients.

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Epigenetic changes promote development of fatty liver in mouse and ... - EurekAlert (press release)

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-01-09 08:35

EurekAlert (press release)

Epigenetic changes promote development of fatty liver in mouse and ...
EurekAlert (press release)
Mice with a strong tendency to obesity already exhibit epigenetic changes at six weeks of age, inducing the liver to amplify its production of the enzyme DPP4 ...

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Epigenetics Market Research Size, Share, Trends Analysis and ... - Medgadget (blog)

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-01-06 06:49

Epigenetics Market Research Size, Share, Trends Analysis and ...
Medgadget (blog)
The Epigenetics market provides detailed market segment level data on the international market. The Epigenetics market report addresses forecast and growth.

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Global Epigenetics Market to be Worth 5690.0 Million USD by 2018 - Medgadget (blog)

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-01-06 00:33

Global Epigenetics Market to be Worth 5690.0 Million USD by 2018
Medgadget (blog)
With companies striving to push their drugs and diagnostic technologies for several oncological indications, the competition in the global epigenetics drugs and diagnostics technologies market is likely to intensify over the next couple of years, says ...

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How Understanding an Individual's Epigenetics Can Help Measure and Treat Addiction - WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-01-05 08:54

WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

How Understanding an Individual's Epigenetics Can Help Measure and Treat Addiction
WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)
epigenetics dna The research attempted to discover how our genes control our preferences and habits. It concludes that alcohol addiction has a genetic component and that those with one parent who is addicted to alcohol have a 25 percent risk of ...

Introducing WERAM: Find Integrated Info on Your Histone Regulator in Your Favorite Species - WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-01-05 08:54

Introducing WERAM: Find Integrated Info on Your Histone Regulator in Your Favorite Species
WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)
Dr. Xue shared with us that their future plans for expansion of the database include “adding multiple layers of information for integrated data [such as] genomic variations, gene expression, epigenetic data, protein expression, post-translational ...

Forever young - Nature.com

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-01-05 00:35

Forever young
Nature.com
Interestingly, the authors found that an increase in H3K9me3 levels preceded the amelioration of DNA damage and nuclear envelope defects and was necessary for them to occur, indicating that epigenetic remodelling may be a main driver of the ...

Attn Parents: If You're Obese, Your Child Could Be At Risk For Developmental Delays - 89.3 WFPL

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-01-03 16:12

89.3 WFPL

Attn Parents: If You're Obese, Your Child Could Be At Risk For Developmental Delays
89.3 WFPL
Yeung said epigenetics could be a cause for the reduced social skills. All DNA is alike, but it's epigenetics that determines what portions are highlighted. She said there could be a link between the fathers genes and how DNA is turned on in the brain ...
Obese fathers, not just overweight moms, may harm young children's development: studyNational Post

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Using epigenetics to help the immune system fight ovarian cancer - Alabama NewsCenter

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-01-03 14:13

Using epigenetics to help the immune system fight ovarian cancer
Alabama NewsCenter
Using epigenetics to help the immune system fight ovarian cancer Immunotherapy has become one of the hottest topics in cancer treatment. UAB's Dr. Rebecca Arend, who specializes in treating ovarian cancer, is excited about using immunotherapy drugs ...

Transgenerational Epigenetics Prepares Plants for Drought - The Scientist

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-01-02 23:15

Transgenerational Epigenetics Prepares Plants for Drought
The Scientist
But in demethylated plants, that effect went away, lending evidence to the idea that epigenetics had a role in this form of adaptation. New School Adjusting offspring traits to better suit the parental environment is itself an evolved trait, notes ...

Using epigenetics to help the immune system fight ovarian cancer - Alabama NewsCenter

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-01-02 07:49

Using epigenetics to help the immune system fight ovarian cancer
Alabama NewsCenter
Using epigenetics to help the immune system fight ovarian cancer Immunotherapy has become one of the hottest topics in cancer treatment. UAB's Dr. Rebecca Arend, who specializes in treating ovarian cancer, is excited about using immunotherapy drugs ...

Epigenetics and the Direction of Anti-Aging Science - ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Sun, 2017-01-01 03:41

ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Epigenetics and the Direction of Anti-Aging Science
ScienceBlog.com (blog)
It's been a deeply gratifying year for me. Twenty years ago, I first started writing that aging is something the body does to itself, a body function, rather than deterioration or loss of function. Journals would not even send my submission out for ...

Being Overweight Adds Distinct Epigenetic Marks to DNA - WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Thu, 2016-12-29 09:10

WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Being Overweight Adds Distinct Epigenetic Marks to DNA
WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)
Extra weight that you may have put on during the holidays could not only appear around your belly, but also add epigenetic tags to your DNA, suggests a new study. Having a high body mass index (BMI) was linked to additional methyl tags found at more ...

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