Recent Epigenetics Journal Articles

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Predicting educational achievement from DNA

Published: Jul 18, 2016 in Molecular Psychiatry

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

Menopause accelerates biological aging

Published: Jul 24, 2016 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

Methylation interactions in Arabidopsis hybrids require RNA-directed DNA methylation and are influenced by genetic variation.

Published: Jul 06, 2016 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Epigenetics / Life Science

News Articles (Epigenetics)

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Original cell type does not affect iPS cell differentiation to blood

The effectiveness of reprogramming cells into blood cells is thought to depend on the original cell…

Published: Jul 28, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Hematology / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells / Virology

Two proteins safeguard skin stem cells

Our skin renews, heals wounds, and regenerates the hair that covers it thanks to a small group of…

Published: Jul 28, 2016

Cancer / Dermatology / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

Why brain neurons in Parkinson’s disease stop benefiting from levodopa

Though the drug levodopa can dramatically improve Parkinson's disease symptoms, within five years…

Published: Jul 27, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Neuroscience

Medical News Today: Aging accelerated by menopause, insomnia

Researchers claim to have answered the long-debated question about whether aging causes menopause or…

Published: Jul 26, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Sleep

Menopause and insomnia could make women age faster

Two UCLA studies reveal that menopause--and the insomnia that often accompanies it -- make women age…

Published: Jul 26, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Sleep

Menopause, sleepless nights may make women age faster

In a pair of studies published today UCLA researchers report that menopause accelerates biological…

Published: Jul 25, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Sleep

Menopause makes women age faster, claim scientists

Postmenopausal women suffering from insomnia were an average of two years older 'biologically' than…

Published: Jul 25, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Sleep

Hot news flash! Menopause, insomnia accelerate aging

Two separate UCLA studies reveal that menopause -- and the insomnia that often accompanies it --…

Published: Jul 25, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Sleep

New study links prepregnancy obesity to infant growth

Infants born to women with a prepregnancy body mass index (BMI) in the obese range (>40) were 8%…

Published: Jul 19, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Nutrition

Ability to turn off genes in brain crucial for learning and memory

Every time you play a game of basketball, make a cup of coffee or flick on a light switch, you are…

Published: Jul 15, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Neuroscience

Blog Posts (Epigenetics)

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An antivaccine family practitioner announces his intent to commit malpractice [Respectful Insolence]

One major thing that differentiated science-based medicine (SBM) from alternative medicine and…

Published: Jun 07, 2016

Autism / Breast cancer / Cancer / Complementary Medicine / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Virology

Epigenetics For the Spirit

You may have come across Siddhartha Mukherjee’s article in the New Yorker on epigenetics, and…

Published: May 12, 2016

Epigenetics / Evolution / Genetics / Life Science

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

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science

Pregnancy: cooperative paradise or conflict-driven battle between mother and child?

There's a battle for resources going on in there. Christian Glatz, CC BY-NC-NDPregnancy sounds like…

Published: May 05, 2016

Epigenetics / Evolution / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Nutrition

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

Jobs (Epigenetics)

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Celgene: Senior Scientist, Pharmacology

Competitive Salary: Celgene: Description Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the…

Posted: Jul 28, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Proteomics / Stem cells

PhD studentship: The role of epigenetic processes in metabolic bone disease

University of Southampton - FOMSalary: Not specified

Posted: Jul 20, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Nutrition

Research Fellow (Haematology and Epigenetics)

Research Fellow (Haematology and Epigenetics)£31,656 – £37,768 Research on both…

Posted: Jul 19, 2016

Bioinformatics / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Stem cells

The University of Zurich offers 5 Postdoc positions within the University Research Priority Project “Translational Cancer Research”

he University of Zurich offers 5 Postdoc positions within the University Research Priority Project…

Posted: Jul 19, 2016

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

Assistant Professor, Research Faculty Appointment (RFA)

The Center for Cancer Epigenetics and the Department of Epigenetics and Molecular Carcinogenesis are…

Posted: Jul 15, 2016

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

Postdoctoral Scientist at the Institute of Hepatology

THE INSTITUTE OF HEPATOLOGY, LONDON AFFILIATED TO KING’S COLLEGE LONDON and KING’S…

Posted: Jul 15, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Hepatology / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Organic Chemistry

University of Oxford - Chemistry Research LaboratorySalary: Not specified

Posted: Jul 13, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine

Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Epigenetics and Immuno-Oncology

University of Oxford - Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal…

Posted: Jul 13, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine

Postdoctoral Position for Enhancer and Chromatin Mapping in Childhood Brain Tumors

The German Cancer Research Center is the largest biomedical research institution in Germany. With…

Posted: Jul 12, 2016

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