Genetics and Epigenetics

An epigenetics gold rush: new controls for gene expression : Nature ... - Nature.com

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-02-22 06:00

An epigenetics gold rush: new controls for gene expression : Nature ...
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Some big ideas seem to appear out of nowhere, but in 2008 Chuan He deliberately went looking for one. The US National Institutes of Health had just launched ...

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Air Pollution Could Alter Tags on DNA and Increase Risk for Neurodegenerative Disease - WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-02-21 10:04

Air Pollution Could Alter Tags on DNA and Increase Risk for Neurodegenerative Disease
WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)
Not only is air pollution a major environmental concern, but it poses major health issues. New research suggests that inhaling extremely small particles known as fine particulate matter could add epigenetic marks to DNA. This may potentially lead to ...

Premium Beauty News - What is the potential for personalized ... - Premium beauty

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-02-20 18:21

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The 28th European Democosmetology Days organized by the European Centre for Dermocosmetology (CED) in Lyon, France, on the 30th and 31st of January ...

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What is the potential for personalized genomics and epigenetics in cosmetic science? - Premium beauty

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-02-20 18:21

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What is the potential for personalized genomics and epigenetics in cosmetic science?
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The 28th European Democosmetology Days organized by the European Centre for Dermocosmetology (CED) in Lyon, France, on the 30th and 31st of January 2017 focused on personalized genomics and epigenetics, two matters that could rapidly reshape ...

Global Epigenetics Drugs Market Analysis: Drug Type, Mechanism ... - PR.com (press release)

Epigenetics - Sat, 2017-02-18 02:04

Global Epigenetics Drugs Market Analysis: Drug Type, Mechanism ...
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Global Epigenetics Drugs Market Analysis: Drug Type, Mechanism of Action, Growth Trends and Forecast to 2020, New Findings by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc. - on ...

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Epigenetics Around the Web: Engineering better humans? Fearmongering in Canada? Fake autism treatments? - Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-02-17 18:55

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Epigenetics Around the Web: Engineering better humans? Fearmongering in Canada? Fake autism treatments?
Genetic Literacy Project
This week's features include: Epigenetically modified humans; epigenetics is not appropriate for safety assessments; and a sham treatment for autism that may make it worse. “Right now this is not an airplane we can fly. It's an airplane that's still in ...

Epigenetics Market Report Research Analysis, Growth Opportunities and Recent Trends by Leading Regions, Types ... - Satellite PR News (press release)

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-02-16 08:05

Epigenetics Market Report Research Analysis, Growth Opportunities and Recent Trends by Leading Regions, Types ...
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In this introductory section, the Epigenetics market research report incorporates analysis of definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. Besides this, the report also consists of development trends, competitive landscape ...

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What You Eat Adjusts Your Gut Microbiota and Epigenetic Marks - WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-02-14 10:30

What You Eat Adjusts Your Gut Microbiota and Epigenetic Marks
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Researchers have found that these microbes send out metabolites that impact epigenetic marks on histones, or the proteins that DNA is wrapped around, in order to communicate with the host. Their actions can not only adjust gene expression in the ...

UMMS epigenetics researcher Oliver Rando explores whether ... - News from the University of Massachusetts

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-02-14 07:05

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UMMS epigenetics researcher Oliver Rando explores whether ...
News from the University of Massachusetts
Published in the online biomedical sciences journal eLife, a new study by Oliver Rando and colleagues demonstrates that mice born of fathers who are ...

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Epigenetics Around the Web: Chemo affects sperm? Cancer causes. Younger looking skin? - Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-02-10 14:24

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Epigenetics Around the Web: Chemo affects sperm? Cancer causes. Younger looking skin?
Genetic Literacy Project
This week's features include: Genetic and epigenetic diversity in cancer; epigenetics is the new buzzword in beauty; and the long-lasting impact of chemotherapy. I'm not suggesting that you shouldn't use chemo. In fact, I would suggest that you ...

Next big thing in the world of crime solving: Epigenetics? - Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-02-10 07:25

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Next big thing in the world of crime solving: Epigenetics?
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The things we get up to while our epigenetic clocks are ticking can also leave their mark on our DNA. Cigarette smoking correlates with characteristic and persistent epigenetic changes. The same goes for cocaine, opioids and other illicit substances ...

NIH to Fund Research Into Genetics, Epigenetics of Substance Use Disorders - GenomeWeb

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-02-09 13:01

NIH to Fund Research Into Genetics, Epigenetics of Substance Use Disorders
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To that end, the agency said that it aims to fund studies that will functionally validate genetic and epigenetic candidates to determine if they have an authentic role in SUDs, as well as research elucidating the molecular pathways and processes ...

'Blue zones', epigenetics & other beauty buzzwords you need to know about - Times LIVE

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-02-09 02:06

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'Blue zones', epigenetics & other beauty buzzwords you need to know about
Times LIVE
'Blue zones', epigenetics & other beauty buzzwords you need to know about. Beauty brands are harnessing the power of ingredients like coffee and green olives which are found in areas where people live longer. These places have been dubbed "blue ...

Promising Epigenetic Drug Target for Diabetes - Newswise - Newswise (press release)

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-02-08 13:41

Promising Epigenetic Drug Target for Diabetes - Newswise
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A new research report published in the November 24 issue of the Clinical Epigenetics, suggests that epigenetic mechanism based drugs could become one of ...

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Easing Pain with the Power of Epigenetics - WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-02-07 09:42

Easing Pain with the Power of Epigenetics
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Alleviating pain effectively is a common goal of modern medicine, and new research suggests that epigenetics might lead us closer to achieving this goal. People who suffer from serious pain, such as those who have experienced severe burns, may someday ...

Ladies and Gentlemen of the Jury, the Epigenetic Profile - GenomeWeb

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-02-06 12:09

Ladies and Gentlemen of the Jury, the Epigenetic Profile
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Forensic investigators may soon be able to glean more about suspects based on their epigenetic profiles, writes Cath Ennis at the Guardian's Occam's Corner. Researchers have found that a person's epigenetics is shaped by their age and environmental ...

Forensic DNA profiling might be about to take a big leap forward. Are we ready? - The Guardian

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-02-06 05:59

Forensic DNA profiling might be about to take a big leap forward. Are we ready?
The Guardian
But advances in epigenetics – the study of reversible chemical modifications to chromosomes that play a role in determining which genes are activated in which cells – might soon start making their way out of research labs and into criminal forensics ...

Epigenetics Around the Web: The dangers of romance? - Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-02-03 14:09

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Epigenetics Around the Web: The dangers of romance?
Genetic Literacy Project
This week's features include: the end of romance, building new pesticides and how the IBM Watson supercomputer is helping study epigenetics in Lou Gehrig's disease. I wouldn't be surprised if there is small-RNA traffic between fungi and plants. They do ...

How to stop pain from serious burns using epigenetics - Knowridge Science Report

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-02-02 19:28

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How to stop pain from serious burns using epigenetics
Knowridge Science Report
The unpleasant sensation sparked by the nervous system when confronted with a harmful stimulus can be alleviated by blocking a genetic marker that switches off the activity of the neurons involved. Jose Vicente Torres Pérez, a Spanish researcher who ...

How to stop pain from serious burns using epigenetics - Science Daily

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-02-01 14:34

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How to stop pain from serious burns using epigenetics
Science Daily
These plastic changes are largely regulated by epigenetic mechanisms, i.e. chemical changes that alter the expression of the genes, but not their sequence, such as post-translational modifications of histones. "Seeking new pain markers continues to be ...

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