Genetics and Epigenetics

Cambridge Epigenetix and NuGEN Technologies Sign Agreement to Combine Technologies in Epigenetics Research - Technology Networks

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-08-15 09:48

Cambridge Epigenetix and NuGEN Technologies Sign Agreement to Combine Technologies in Epigenetics Research
Technology Networks
Cambridge Epigenetix (CEGX) and NuGEN Technologies, leaders in innovative epigenetic technologies, have announced that they have entered into a partnership agreement to integrate the CEGX TrueMethyl technology for oxidative bisulfite sequencing ...

Cambridge Epigenetix and NuGEN begin collaboration - The Pharma Letter (registration)

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-08-15 09:37

The Pharma Letter (registration)

Cambridge Epigenetix and NuGEN begin collaboration
The Pharma Letter (registration)
Jason Mellad, the company's chief executive, said: “This partnership will enable both Cambridge Epigenetix and NuGEN to leverage our strengths to facilitate advances in the epigenetics field.” “We are working with leading biopharma companies as well as ...

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Episona Appoints Vice President of Sales - Markets Insider

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-08-15 07:07

Episona Appoints Vice President of Sales
Markets Insider
PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Episona Inc., an epigenetics data company focused on improving outcomes in reproductive health, announced today that it has appointed Bob King, formerly of Good Start Genetics and a veteran in the field ...

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BellBrook Labs Launches Ultra-Sensitive Methyltransferase Assay to Accelerate Epigenetic Drug Discovery - The Scientist

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-08-10 14:51

The Scientist

BellBrook Labs Launches Ultra-Sensitive Methyltransferase Assay to Accelerate Epigenetic Drug Discovery
The Scientist
Methyltransferases have become a major focus of drug discovery for cancer and other diseases driven by epigenetic factors. BellBrook Labs' new, ultra-sensitive AptaFluor™ SAH Methyltransferase Assay eliminates cost and sensitivity barriers that are ...

Epigenetics Market: Industry Players to Show High Growth Rate by 2024 - People Today 24

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-08-09 01:19

People Today 24

Epigenetics Market: Industry Players to Show High Growth Rate by 2024
People Today 24
Epigenetics is a stream of genetics that covers the investigation of the physiological and cellular trait alterations caused by any ecological or external aspects, which shuffle the genes off & on and impact the way cells read the genes converse to ...

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Using Epigenetics to Combat a Terrible Neglected Tropical Disease - WhatIsEpigenetics.com

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-08-08 08:50

Using Epigenetics to Combat a Terrible Neglected Tropical Disease
WhatIsEpigenetics.com
Because epigenetics plays a role in host/pathogen co-evolutionary biology, researchers participating in an International study examined DNA methylation, a common epigenetic signaling tool, with the purpose of revealing key factors associated with this ...

Mutation in prostate tumors shown to change epigenetic identity, the ... - Science Daily

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-08-08 08:10

Mutation in prostate tumors shown to change epigenetic identity, the ...
Science Daily
Prostate cancer researchers have mapped the impact of an acquired mutation that alters epigenetic identity, the make-up of DNA, in about 50 percent of patient ...

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Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa's Epigenetics Wellness Program ... - Hotel Business (press release)

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-08-08 07:38

Hotel Business (press release)

Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa's Epigenetics Wellness Program ...
Hotel Business (press release)
RANCHO SANTA FE, CA—In terms of health and wellbeing, things aren't always what they seem to be. Epigenetics—the study of biological mechanisms that ...

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Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa's Epigenetics Wellness Program Helps Guests to Thrive - Hotel Business (press release)

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-08-08 07:32

Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa's Epigenetics Wellness Program Helps Guests to Thrive
Hotel Business (press release)
RANCHO SANTA FE, CA—In terms of health and wellbeing, things aren't always what they seem to be. Epigenetics—the study of biological mechanisms that can turn genes on and off—in awareness and practice can be empowering for guests who wish to ...

Epigenetics Around the Web: Should farmers use vinegar, instead of genetically engineered solutions, to protect ... - Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-08-08 06:00

Epigenetics Around the Web: Should farmers use vinegar, instead of genetically engineered solutions, to protect ...
Genetic Literacy Project
But a recent study from researchers at RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science suggest the farmer's woes had a simple remedy to the lack of rain, and it could be found in their kitchen cupboards: vinegar. At least that's the way the media ...

Mutation in prostate tumors shown to change epigenetic identity, the ... - Medical Xpress

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-08-07 09:00

Medical Xpress

Mutation in prostate tumors shown to change epigenetic identity, the ...
Medical Xpress
Prostate cancer researchers have mapped the impact of an acquired mutation that alters epigenetic identity, the make-up of DNA, in about 50% of patient tumour ...

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Getting instructions from mum - Nature.com

Epigenetics - Sun, 2017-08-06 23:37

Nature.com

Getting instructions from mum
Nature.com
In gametes, most of the epigenetic modifications are erased before fertilization, but some epigenetic traits are retained and can be passed to the progeny in a process that remains poorly understood. Two studies now show that histone H3 Lys27 ...

Global Epigenetics Market to grow at a CAGR of 13.7% during 2016 to 2021 | Market Data Forecast - Medgadget (blog)

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-08-04 00:49

Medgadget (blog)

Global Epigenetics Market to grow at a CAGR of 13.7% during 2016 to 2021 | Market Data Forecast
Medgadget (blog)
According to the report Global Epigenetics Market, published by Market Data Forecast, The Market was worth USD 533.46 million in 2016 and is expected to reach USD 1009.248 million by 2021 with a CAGR of 13.7 %. Epigenetics is the study of change in ...

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Epigenetics Study Highlights Metabolic Problems in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) - ProHealth

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-08-02 22:15

ProHealth

Epigenetics Study Highlights Metabolic Problems in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)
ProHealth
There was a time that the HPA axis was “it” in chronic fatigue syndrome. More studies have been done on the powerful glucocorticoid hormone cortisol than other factor in ME/CFS and it's not hard to understand why. Cortisol not only plays a major role ...

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Penn Engineers Identify Protein Implicated in 3-D Epigenetics of Brain Development - Penn Current

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-08-02 15:02

Penn Current

Penn Engineers Identify Protein Implicated in 3-D Epigenetics of Brain Development
Penn Current
The vast majority of genetic mutations that are associated with disease occur at sites in the genome that aren't genes. These sequences of DNA don't code for proteins themselves, but provide an additional layer of instructions that determine if and ...

Getting instructions from mum - Nature.com

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-08-02 01:16

Nature.com

Getting instructions from mum
Nature.com
In gametes, most of the epigenetic modifications are erased before fertilization, but some epigenetic traits are retained and can be passed to the progeny in a process that remains poorly understood. Two studies now show that histone H3 Lys27 ...

Evolution's Third Rail — Transgenerational Epigenetics Can Have a Profound Impact - Discovery Institute

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-08-01 14:52

Discovery Institute

Evolution's Third Rail — Transgenerational Epigenetics Can Have a Profound Impact
Discovery Institute
One of the items on my list was the so-called directed adaptation mechanisms which, broadly construed, can include everything from non-random, directed, mutations to transgenerational epigenetic inheritance. But I was in for a big surprise when ...

A New Epigenetic Barrier to Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells | What is ... - WhatIsEpigenetics.com

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-08-01 09:46

A New Epigenetic Barrier to Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells | What is ...
WhatIsEpigenetics.com
By adding the right concoction of ingredients, scientists can reprogram your everyday somatic cell into an induced pluripotent stem cell (IPSC) – that is, ...

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Global Epigenetics Market Landscape 2017 – 2022: A Qualitative and Quantitative Picture - Medgadget (blog)

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-07-27 16:03

Global Epigenetics Market Landscape 2017 – 2022: A Qualitative and Quantitative Picture
Medgadget (blog)
Epigenetics are stable heritable traits (or “phenotypes”) that cannot be explained by changes in DNA sequence. Epigenetics often refers to changes in a chromosome that affect gene activity and expression, but can also be used to describe any heritable ...

Evotec Expands Collaboration with Storm Therapeutics on Its RNA Epigenetics Platform - Markets Insider

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-07-27 00:22

Evotec Expands Collaboration with Storm Therapeutics on Its RNA Epigenetics Platform
Markets Insider
EVOTEC AG (Frankfurt Stock Exchange: EVT, TecDAX, ISIN: DE0005664809) announced today an integrated drug discovery collaboration with STORM Therapeutics ("STORM") to develop new small molecule epigenetic drugs for oncology and other ...

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