Recent Epigenetics Journal Articles

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Epigenetic Modulation of Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Differentiation to Oligodendrocytes.

Pluripotent stem cells provide an invaluable tool for generating human, disease-relevant cells.…

Published: Apr 26, 2016 in International journal of molecular sciences

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Obesity — On or Off?

A recent genetic study of body-mass index, adiposity, and gene expression in mice provides evidence…

Published: Apr 13, 2016 in New England Journal of Medicine

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Nutrition

Nuclear transfer nTreg model reveals fate-determining TCR-β and novel peripheral nTreg precursors

To study the development and function of "natural-arising" T regulatory (nTreg) cells, we developed…

Published: Apr 03, 2016 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Diabetes / Epigenetics / Genetics / Immunology / Life Science / Medicine

Race/Ethnicity-Specific Association of Vitamin D and Global DNA Methylation: Cross-Sectional and Interventional Findings.

Understanding of the influence of vitamin D deficiency on epigenome will provide novel insights into…

Published: Apr 07, 2016 in PloS one

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Nutrition

Trained immunity: A program of innate immune memory in health and disease

The general view that only adaptive immunity can build immunological memory has recently been…

Published: Apr 21, 2016 in Science

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Virology

Methylomic changes during conversion to psychosis.

The onset of psychosis is the consequence of complex interactions between genetic vulnerability to…

Published: Apr 25, 2016 in Molecular psychiatry

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

Histone H3 globular domain acetylation identifies a new class of enhancers

Histone acetylation is generally associated with active chromatin, but most studies have focused on…

Published: Apr 17, 2016 in Nature Genetics

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

News Articles (Epigenetics)

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The survival of species suddenly looks better

Findings on Norway spruce show how plants and animals can adapt better to climate change than…

Published: Apr 27, 2016

Climate change / Earth science / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

How diet influences our genes

What we eat can directly affect the genetic programs that regulate cellular function. A new EU…

Published: Apr 27, 2016

Diabetes / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Nutrition

Who gets hooked on drugs and who stays clean? Study in rats finds genetic markers that influence addiction

Why does one person who tries cocaine get addicted, and another does not? Why do some people who…

Published: Apr 27, 2016

Depression / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mental health / Neuroscience / Substance abuse

Low levels of vitamin D, methylation in black teens may increase cancer risk

Low levels of vitamin D in black teens correlates with low activity of a major mechanism for…

Published: Apr 26, 2016

Cancer / Cardiology / Dermatology / Epigenetics / Genetics / Hepatology / Life Science / Medicine / Nephrology / Nutrition

Genes for two molecules in rats found to be involved in response to cocaine and other stimulants

(Medical Xpress)—A team of researchers affiliated with the University of Michigan and the…

Published: Apr 26, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mental health / Substance abuse

Altered primary chromatin structures and their implications in cancer development

Cancer development is a complex process involving both genetic and epigenetic changes. Genetic…

Published: Apr 26, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine

Changes in chromatin structure may promote cancer

Cancer development is a complex process involving both genetic and epigenetic changes. Genetic…

Published: Apr 26, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine

Who gets hooked on drugs? Rat study finds genetic markers that influence addiction

Why does addiction vulnerability differ from individual to individual? For the first time,…

Published: Apr 26, 2016

Depression / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mental health / Neuroscience / Substance abuse

Vitamin D insufficiency, low rate of DNA methylation in black teens may increase disease risk

Low levels of vitamin D in black teens correlates with low activity of a major mechanism for…

Published: Apr 25, 2016

Cancer / Cardiology / Dermatology / Epigenetics / Genetics / Hepatology / Life Science / Medicine / Nephrology

Medical News Today: HIV infection associated with premature aging

People with HIV infection appear to age more quickly than those without the infection, with an…

Published: Apr 22, 2016

AIDS / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Virology

Blog Posts (Epigenetics)

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HIV infection makes people five years older at a cellular level

Being infected with HIV biologically ages a person an average of five years, at least according to…

Published: Apr 21, 2016

AIDS / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Virology

Your Season Of Birth Is Stamped On Your DNA And Can Affect Your Risk Of Allergies

Health and Medicine Photo credit: Blame epigenetics. www.shutterstock.com…

Published: Mar 29, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

March issue cover: What’s going on here?

Originally posted on - blogs by NPG staffMarch is already winding to a close, but we wanted to take…

Published: Mar 25, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

Bacterial methylomes and antibiotic potentiation

Originally posted on - blogs by NPG staffAntibiotics emerged as miracle drugs and “silver…

Published: Mar 21, 2016

Epigenetics / Evolution / Genetics / Life Science / Microbiology

Rare Single Gene Mutation Increases Risk Of Schizophrenia 35-Fold, New Study Suggests

Health and Medicine Photo credit: Genes play a key role in our state of mind.…

Published: Mar 15, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mental health / Neuroscience / Schizophrenia

Epigenetics: Can stress really change your genes?

Karin Garrie, Nottingham Trent University The Dutch famine of 1944 was a terrible time for many in…

Published: Mar 14, 2016

Depression / Diabetes / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mental health / Nutrition / Schizophrenia

Rats! Maybe our great-grandmothers aren’t responsible for alcoholism after all

A recent headline implicated epigenetics in our predisposition to alcoholism, but the evidence from…

Published: Mar 02, 2016

Bioinformatics / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

The many ways MYB drives cancer

Originally posted on - blogs by NPG staffTwo papers published online this week in Nature Genetics…

Published: Feb 05, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience

But that’s not how science works! [Pharyngula]

There will be an interesting meeting in London next fall,

Published: Jan 17, 2016

Epigenetics / Evolution / Genetics / Life Science

Evo devo in the real world [Pharyngula]

I disagree with Razib Khan on a lot of things, but he’s exactly right on recent fads in…

Published: Dec 30, 2015

Epigenetics / Evolution / Genetics / Life Science

Jobs (Epigenetics)

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Postdoc in part time 75%

The German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), the largest biomedical research institute in Germany,…

Posted: Apr 28, 2016

Bioinformatics / Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Hematology / Life Science / Lung cancer / Medicine

Research Engineering/ Scientist Assistant – Laboratory Technician

Purpose To assist with research focusing on the elucidation of epigenetic modifications and their…

Posted: Apr 27, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine

Postdoctoral Position – Human Systems Immunology, Gut Inflammation and IBD

Description of project and roles: We are seeking a highly motivated and innovative post-doctoral…

Posted: Apr 27, 2016

Bioinformatics / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Microbiology

Research Technician – Epigenetics

Job Description The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is one of the highest ranked…

Posted: Apr 27, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

EMBL: Research Technician – Epigenetics – Monterotondo, Italy

Competitive Salary: EMBL: Research Technician - Epigenetics Location: Monterotondo, Italy Staff…

Posted: Apr 26, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

Senior Postdoctoral Research Scientist in Genetics

University of Oxford - Wellcome Trust Centre for Human GeneticsSalary: Not specified

Posted: Apr 25, 2016

Bioinformatics / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Virology

Senior Scientist: Cancer Epigenetics and Immuno Oncology

*About Pfizer* All over the world, Pfizer colleagues are working together to positively impact…

Posted: Apr 25, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Immunology / Life Science / Medicine

Celgene: Post Doctoral (Bioinformatics) Job

Celgene: Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help…

Posted: Apr 24, 2016

Bioinformatics / Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine

Postdoctoral Research Associate

## Job Summary/Basic Function The position is created to carry out original research emphasizing…

Posted: Apr 24, 2016

Cardiology / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine

Senior Scientist: Cancer Epigenetics and Immuno Oncology

About Pfizer All over the world, Pfizer colleagues are working together to positively impact health…

Posted: Apr 23, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Immunology / Life Science / Medicine