Across eukaryotic species, mild mitochondrial stress can have beneficial effects on the lifespan of…Published: May 02, 2016 in Cell
The field of epigenomics has rapidly progressed from the study of individual reference epigenomes to…Published: May 09, 2016 in Nature reviews. Genetics
The inability to digest lactose, due to lactase nonpersistence, is a common trait in adult mammals,…Published: May 08, 2016 in Nature structural & molecular biology
Behavioural traits propagate across generations via segregated iterative-somatic and gametic epigenetic mechanisms.
Parental behavioural traits can be transmitted by non-genetic mechanisms to the offspring. Although…Published: May 13, 2016 in Nature communications
Being poor can change your genes and increase your chances of depression
'These small daily hassles of scraping by are evident in changes that build up and affect children's…Published: May 24, 2016
Epigenetic modification which raises obesity risk and predicts fatty liver identified.
Obesity has become a major health threat, affecting more than half a billion people worldwide in…Published: May 23, 2016
Why scientists are infuriated with a New Yorker article on epigenetics
To say scientists are unhappy about the New Yorker's recent feature on epigenetic research might be…Published: May 07, 2016
Sayer Ji: Willfully misunderstanding overdiagnosis and misdiagnosis since…forever [Respectful Insolence]
If there’s one lesson that I like to emphasize while laying down my near-daily dose of…Published: May 02, 2016
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