Genetics and Epigenetics

Heroin Abuse Could be Reversed Through Epigenetics - Laboratory Equipment

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-03-22 13:56

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Heroin Abuse Could be Reversed Through Epigenetics
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Addiction can be a strong mix of physical and mental programming proving insurmountably deadly – especially when it comes to substances like heroin. "Chasing the dragon" has become a life-long pursuit with an inevitable end for a record number of ...
Heroin use linked to epigenetic alterations in the brainNews-Medical.net

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Epigenetics Market To Rise With Need For Lasting Solutions To ... - Yahoo Finance

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-03-22 12:33

Epigenetics Market To Rise With Need For Lasting Solutions To ...
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Hyderabad, India, March 22, 2017-- The report“ Epigenetics Market: By Products, By Application, By End Users- Forecast”, published by IndustryARC, estimates ...

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After the epigenome: The epitranscriptome: After genetics, and ... - Science Daily

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-03-22 09:16

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After the epigenome: The epitranscriptome: After genetics, and ...
Science Daily
A new article explains that RNA also has its own spelling and grammar, just like DNA. These 'epigenetics of RNA' are called epitranscriptome.

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Epigenetics Technology Market 2017, Trends and Forecast to 2021 - Medgadget (blog)

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-03-22 05:43

Epigenetics Technology Market 2017, Trends and Forecast to 2021
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Global Epigenetics Technology Market Report: 2016 Edition provides detailed market and segment level data on the Global and Chinese consumption of Epigenetics Technology. The report provides historic, forecast and growth patterns by company, country ...

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Natural Compound in Cypress Trees Might Epigenetically Protect Against Cancer - WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-03-21 08:26

Natural Compound in Cypress Trees Might Epigenetically Protect Against Cancer
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Researchers are finding that hinokitiol, a compound found in some cypress trees, not only has anti-infective and anti-oxidative properties, but it might also impact the epigenetic tags on top of DNA and reactivate genes that fight against tumor growth.

DNA methylation prevents intragenic transcription - Nature.com

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-03-21 00:09

DNA methylation prevents intragenic transcription
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Cytosine methylation at gene promoters by methyltransferases such as DNA methyltransferase 3B (DNMT3B) results in gene repression. DNMT3B also binds in gene bodies by interacting with trimethylated Lys36 of histone H3 (H3K36me3). Loss of ...

Epigenetics Around the Web: Spinach, turnips likely won't protect you from air pollution, and more - Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-03-20 06:42

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Epigenetics Around the Web: Spinach, turnips likely won't protect you from air pollution, and more
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The study, lead by Jia Zhong from Harvard School of Public Health, investigated epigenetic changes in immune cells that are linked to exposure to air pollution. The results showed that people who took vitamin B supplements were protected from these ...

Epigenetics Self Help Book Full Of Empty Promises - American Council on Science and Health

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-03-16 18:28

American Council on Science and Health

Epigenetics Self Help Book Full Of Empty Promises
American Council on Science and Health
Undoubtedly, you have heard dozens of pieces of advice, telling you how to lead a healthier and potentially longer life. You know you have - even if you don't follow them: exercise and sleep more, eat less, but add in more fiber and vegetables, etc ...

Researchers build epigenetics network in veterinary and animal sciences - UCalgary News

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-03-16 14:51

UCalgary News

Researchers build epigenetics network in veterinary and animal sciences
UCalgary News
As the study of epigenetics grows and more scholars investigate the role of environmental factors in “turning on” genes in everything from stress in plants to tumours in humans, researchers at the University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine ...

Researchers build epigenetics network in veterinary and animal sciences - UCalgary News

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-03-16 14:51

UCalgary News

Researchers build epigenetics network in veterinary and animal sciences
UCalgary News
As the study of epigenetics grows and more scholars investigate the role of environmental factors in “turning on” genes in everything from stress in plants to tumours in humans, researchers at the University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine ...

Epigenetics Self Help Book Full Of Empty Promises - American Council on Science and Health

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-03-16 14:35

American Council on Science and Health

Epigenetics Self Help Book Full Of Empty Promises
American Council on Science and Health
Undoubtedly, you have heard dozens of pieces of advice, telling you how to lead a healthier and potentially longer life. You know you have - even if you don't follow them: exercise and sleep more, eat less, but add in more fiber and vegetables, etc ...

To boost crop yields, stress tolerance one biotech startup turns to epigenetics - Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-03-15 07:25

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To boost crop yields, stress tolerance one biotech startup turns to epigenetics
Genetic Literacy Project
“Epicrop's method has the potential to provide these traits” he added, “by adding epigenetic information directly to the seeds of commercial varieties without adding any genetic material. The unique features of this method readily fit into traditional ...

Rich pore methods for DNA methylation detection - Nature.com

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-03-14 23:25

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Rich pore methods for DNA methylation detection
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Two new studies report nanopore-based methodologies for direct, single-molecule and long-read characterization of cellular DNA methylation. Sequencing-based detection of DNA methylation, such as bisulfite sequencing, can be highly accurate, but ...

Can Epigenetics Explain the Mystery of Right and Left Handedness? - WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-03-14 08:09

Can Epigenetics Explain the Mystery of Right and Left Handedness?
WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)
Are you among the 90% of people who are right-handed or the 10% who are lefties? Have you ever wondered why you naturally favor a certain hand over the other? Now, researchers are suggesting that epigenetics could be the explanation. They are finding ...

Life Insurance Firm GWG Incorporates Epigenetic Mortality Predictor into Underwriting - GenomeWeb

Epigenetics - Thu, 2017-03-09 14:57

Life Insurance Firm GWG Incorporates Epigenetic Mortality Predictor into Underwriting
GenomeWeb
Earlier this month, GWG Life, a company focusing on the secondary life insurance market, said it had begun collecting saliva samples and analyzing epigenetic biomarkers, developed by researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles, in ...

Epigenetics specialist establishes scientific advisory board - The Pharma Letter (registration)

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-03-07 14:46

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Epigenetics specialist establishes scientific advisory board
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Cambridge Epigenetix, a UK-based company specializing in the development and application of epigenetic technologies, has announced the formation of its ...
Stars earn stripes on transatlantic Cambridge Epigenetix SAB ...Business Weekly

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Eugenics versus epigenetics - Castanet.net

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-03-07 14:02

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Eugenics versus epigenetics
Castanet.net
The rise and fall of political leaders parallel to a biology term: nature versus nurture or more precisely eugenics versus epigenetics, as well as ostracizing a religion and language, leads us now in uncertain times. Hitler reined, in the aftermath of ...

Sunshine and Epigenetics: Altering Histone Variant H2A.Z Turnover and Gene Expression in Rice Seedlings - WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)

Epigenetics - Tue, 2017-03-07 09:25

Sunshine and Epigenetics: Altering Histone Variant H2A.Z Turnover and Gene Expression in Rice Seedlings
WhatIsEpigenetics.com (blog)
Have you ever thought of how the day-night cycle can epigenetically affect plants? Latest research from Zhang et al. has shown a possible mechanism of how histone variants can negatively regulate gene expression in day-night cycles of rice seedling ...

Epigenetics Around the Web: Oprah Magazine fumbles 'inherited trauma' story, and more - Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics - Mon, 2017-03-06 09:21

Genetic Literacy Project

Epigenetics Around the Web: Oprah Magazine fumbles 'inherited trauma' story, and more
Genetic Literacy Project
The story highlights a few classic pitfalls when it comes to communicating, writing and learning about epigenetics. First, there is no mention of the possibility that her anxiety was inherited another way or what the environmental influences might be.

Epigenetics Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecasts 2016–2024 - Medgadget (blog)

Epigenetics - Wed, 2017-03-01 22:58

Epigenetics Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecasts 2016–2024
Medgadget (blog)
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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