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

Two Conserved Histone Demethylases Regulate Mitochondrial Stress-Induced Longevity.

Across eukaryotic species, mild mitochondrial stress can have beneficial effects on the lifespan of…

Published: May 01, 2016 in Cell

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria

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

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 26, 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

Intratumoral Heterogeneity of the Epigenome.

Investigation into intratumoral heterogeneity (ITH) of the epigenome is in a formative stage. The…

Published: Apr 13, 2016 in Cancer cell

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine

News Articles (Epigenetics)

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Total cessation of GnRH production by hypothalamic neurons can lead to infertility

Individual small RNAs are responsible for controlling the expression of gonadoliberin or GnRH…

Published: May 03, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Neuroscience

Scientists discover genetic switches linked to increased lifespan in mammals

Newly discovered genetic switches that increase lifespan and boost fitness in worms are also linked…

Published: May 03, 2016

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

Control of fertility: A new player identified

Individual small RNAs are responsible for controlling the expression of gonadoliberin or GnRH…

Published: May 02, 2016

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Neuroscience

Genetic switch could be key to increased health and lifespan

Stressing a worm's mitochondria at a key time in early development is known to improve their…

Published: May 02, 2016

Cancer / Diabetes / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Neuroscience / Nutrition

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

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

Jobs (Epigenetics)

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POSTDOC POSITION in epigenetics of aging

The Leibniz Institute on Aging – Fritz Lipmann Institute e.V. (FLI) is a research institute,…

Posted: May 04, 2016

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

Postdoctoral Scientist

We are looking for a postdoctoral fellow who will work on the cellular and molecular biology of…

Posted: May 03, 2016

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Bioinformaticist

TIME SOLUTIONS LLC Company Job Title: Bioinformaticist Clearance: Up to a Public Trust Location:…

Posted: May 03, 2016

Bioinformatics / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Proteomics

Postdoctoral studies (scholarship) in computational transcriptomics and epigenomics in acute myeloid leukemia (AML)

We are looking for a postdoc scholarship holder in computational transcriptomics and epigenomics in…

Posted: May 03, 2016

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Bioinformatics Postdoc

Bioinformatics postdoc position to develop computational methods for multi-scale data fusion. The…

Posted: May 02, 2016

Artificial intelligence / Bioinformatics / Cancer / Computer science / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Proteomics

Postdoctoral Position Available in Epigenetic Research

The Laribee lab at UTHSC seeks to recruit an entry level postdoctoral fellow (no more than two years…

Posted: May 02, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine

Postdoctoral Fellow – Molecular Biology

A postdoctoral fellow position is immediately available for a Ph.D. in biomedical science,…

Posted: May 02, 2016

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine

Senior Scientist, Pharmacology

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

Posted: May 02, 2016

Cancer / Complementary Medicine / Epigenetics / Genetics / Immunology / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

Senior Scientist, Epigenetics

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

Posted: May 02, 2016

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

RESEARCH SCIENTIST/ENGINEER 1

RESEARCH SCIENTIST/ENGINEER 1 Req #: 131984 Department: PEDIATRICS Job Location: South Lake Union…

Posted: May 01, 2016

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