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New therapy lessens impact of mistreatment at a young age - Medical Xpress

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-11-17 01:40

Medical Xpress

New therapy lessens impact of mistreatment at a young age
Medical Xpress
University of Delaware Associate Prof. Tania Roth (left) and graduate student Tiffany Doherty are finding evidence that certain drugs could address epigenetic brain dysfunction caused by early-life adversity. Credit: University of Delaware/ Evan Krape.

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Epigenetics help keep the immune system running - EurekAlert (press release)

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-11-16 22:04

Epigenetics help keep the immune system running
EurekAlert (press release)
This new study uses mice to identify for the first time a set of epigenetic marks and proteins, which behave like genetic switches and that together control which genes contribute to making antibodies. The best antibodies are very precise in locking on ...

Childhood Asthma: What is the Role of Epigenetics? - Medical News Bulletin

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-11-16 09:02

Medical News Bulletin

Childhood Asthma: What is the Role of Epigenetics?
Medical News Bulletin
In a recent paper published in the journal Clinical Epigenetics, researchers sought to investigate the relationship between childhood asthma and epigenetics. Genetics is the study of what genes are important for growth, development, and normal bodily ...

Epigenetics Market Worth 1,605.7 Million USD by 2022 - Press ... - Digital Journal

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-11-15 15:10

Epigenetics Market Worth 1,605.7 Million USD by 2022 - Press ...
Digital Journal
MarketsandMarkets™ provides quantified B2B research on 30000 high growth niche opportunities/threats which will impact 70% to 80% of worldwide ...

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Childhood trauma: The kids are not alright and part of the explanation may be linked to epigenetics - Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-11-15 07:46

Genetic Literacy Project

Childhood trauma: The kids are not alright and part of the explanation may be linked to epigenetics
Genetic Literacy Project
Tell that to Dave Brethauer, a performance coach in Chicago, who told Genetic Literacy Project that he spent the better part of his adult life “fighting to find” himself following the trauma he experienced as a child. “From the time I was five till 14 ...

Worldwide Business with kathy ireland® Explained the Role of Epigenetics in Human Health And How Zymo Research ... - Digital Journal

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-11-15 04:03

Digital Journal

Worldwide Business with kathy ireland® Explained the Role of Epigenetics in Human Health And How Zymo Research ...
Digital Journal
Los Angeles, CA – November 14, 2017 — Worldwide Business with kathy ireland® is pleased to announce an exclusive interview with Dr. Larry Jia, Founder and CEO of Zymo Research, a privately-held American manufacturer of molecular biology research ...

Harnessing Epigenetics to Prevent the Immune System from Attacking Itself - WhatIsEpigenetics.com

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-11-14 08:19

Harnessing Epigenetics to Prevent the Immune System from Attacking Itself
WhatIsEpigenetics.com
Recent research has shown that unique epigenetic signatures, particular DNA methylation patterns, exist in different types of arthritis and even in different joints. DNA methylation is an epigenetic mechanism characterized by the addition of a methyl ...

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Global Cancer Tumor Profiling Market Growth by Technology ... - Medgadget (blog)

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-11-10 06:00

Global Cancer Tumor Profiling Market Growth by Technology ...
Medgadget (blog)
The demand for cancer profiling methods has witnessed significant growth over the years with seamlessly integrating next-generation sequencing (NGS) and ...

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Epigenetics Market Report: Vendor Analysis, Key Market Trends, Product Type, Application, Geography Forecast 2021 - MilTech

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-11-10 01:45

Epigenetics Market Report: Vendor Analysis, Key Market Trends, Product Type, Application, Geography Forecast 2021
MilTech
Epigenetics Market new global report offers key vendor landscape, CAGR with market dynamics and forecast. The leading companies include: Abcam, Bio-Rad Laboratories, Merck, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Active Motifs and more, along with Regional ...

Epigenetics and addiction: Enzyme could help treat cocaine, alcohol ... - Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-11-09 07:08

Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics and addiction: Enzyme could help treat cocaine, alcohol ...
Genetic Literacy Project
Previously, it had been studied that an epigenetic drug could alter DNA methylation in the brain during drug withdrawal with hopes in halting addiction. Th.

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Leaving a lasting mark | Nature Reviews Neuroscience - Nature.com

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-11-08 23:15

Leaving a lasting mark | Nature Reviews Neuroscience
Nature.com
Epigenetic modifications may underlie the influence of early life experiences on neuronal development and function, yet the molecular mechanisms involved are ...

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Acquired Mutations Alter Epigenetic Identity in Prostate Cancer - OncLive

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-11-08 10:31

OncLive

Acquired Mutations Alter Epigenetic Identity in Prostate Cancer
OncLive
Researchers have mapped the impact of an acquired mutation that alters the epigenetic identity in about 50% of prostate tumor samples, according to results published in Nature Genetics. The TMPRSS2 and ERG genes can change the epigenetic identity of ...

The Epigenetic Health Benefits of Blueberries - WhatIsEpigenetics.com

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-11-07 09:09

The Epigenetic Health Benefits of Blueberries
WhatIsEpigenetics.com
Examples of epigenetics in food include the ability of green tea to influence DNA methylation marks and reduce cancer susceptibility, as well as the ability of sulforaphane in broccoli to slow the growth of cancer via histone modification. Other ...

UCLA awarded $1.1 million grant to answer big biological questions - UCLA Newsroom

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-11-06 17:32

UCLA Newsroom

UCLA awarded $1.1 million grant to answer big biological questions
UCLA Newsroom
The field of epigenetics — the study of changes in gene expression caused by mechanisms other than changes in the DNA sequence — will play a key role in answering these questions, Allard said. Epigenetics reveals how sensitive our genome is to ...

Upsetting Another Evolutionary Icon — Blindness in Cave Fish Is Due to Epigenetics - Discovery Institute

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-11-06 16:02

Discovery Institute

Upsetting Another Evolutionary Icon — Blindness in Cave Fish Is Due to Epigenetics
Discovery Institute
A recent paper out of Brant Weinstein's and William Jeffery's laboratories on eye development, or the lack thereof, in blind cave fish has important implications for evolutionary theory (the paper is discussed here). The study finds that the loss of ...

STORM Therapeutics Strengthens Board with Appointment of Professor Paul Workman, President and CEO of The ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-11-06 03:11

STORM Therapeutics Strengthens Board with Appointment of Professor Paul Workman, President and CEO of The ...
PR Newswire (press release)
STORM Therapeutics, the drug discovery company focused on the discovery of small molecule therapies modulating RNA epigenetics, today announced the appointment of Professor Paul Workman to its Board. This appointment continues STORM's evolution ...

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GU alum, Dr. Nicole Bush, gives insight to childhood stress - Bulletin

Epigenetics - Sun, 2017-11-05 16:02

GU alum, Dr. Nicole Bush, gives insight to childhood stress
Bulletin
Bush also discussed genetics and how they play a part in health and stress. "People love to think genetics are so deterministic," she said. She quickly made it clear that she does not believe this to be the case. She brought up epigenetics, which are ...

Cambridge Epigenetics strengthens leadership team - PharmaTimes

Epigenetics - Sun, 2017-11-05 15:11

Cambridge Epigenetics strengthens leadership team
PharmaTimes
Cambridge Epigenetics strengthens leadership team. 05 Nov 2017. Cambridge Epigenetix has appointed Hayden Jeffreys as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Dr Joanne Mason as Vice President (VP) of Biomarker Discovery. Hayden is a senior level ...

UPDATE: Blacksburg student advances to finals in film contest - WDBJ7

Epigenetics - Fri, 2017-11-03 19:54

WDBJ7

UPDATE: Blacksburg student advances to finals in film contest
WDBJ7
Mia Lazar's short film on Epigenetics was selected as one of the top fifteen entries in the Breakthrough Junior Challenge. If she wins, she'll earn $100,000 for science lab upgrades for her school, $50,000 for a teacher, and a $250,000 scholarship. "It ...

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