Latest Methylation Stories
New research has found epigenetic changes within brain cells continues well into the developmental years.
Methylation refers to a chemical modification of DNA and this modification can occur in millions of positions in the DNA sequence.
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The average 5-year survival for colorectal cancer (CRC) is less than 10% if metastasis occurs, but can reach 90% if detected early.
Most cancer treatments are blunt. In an attempt to eradicate tumors, oncologists often turn to radiation or chemotherapy, which can damage healthy tissue along with the cancerous growths.
Food and environment can chemically alter your gene function and scientists have identified a gene that is consistently altered in obesity.
At the 28th Annual EAU Congress currently ongoing in Milan until Tuesday, W. Tan and colleagues presented their study on neoadjuvant cisplatin-based chemotherapy which showed that epigenetic changes are potential key drivers in the development of chemo resistance in bladder cancer.
Zymo Research, The Epigenetics Company, is changing the way we look at the human genome for markers of disease.
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