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Epigenetics has two closely related meanings:
- The study of the processes involved in the unfolding development of an organism. This includes phenomena such as X chromosome inactivation in mammalian females, and gene silencing within an organism.
- The study of heritable changes in gene function that occur without a change in the sequence of nuclear DNA. This includes the study of how environmental factors affecting a parent can result in changes in the way genes are expressed in the offspring.
This category has the following 6 subcategories, out of 6 total.
Pages in category "Epigenetics"
The following 108 pages are in this category, out of 108 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more).
- Epigenetic clock
- Epigenetic code
- Epigenetic controls in ciliates
- Epigenetic regulation of neurogenesis
- Epigenetic theories of homosexuality
- Epigenetic therapy
- Epigenetics (journal)
- Epigenetics and melanoma
- Epigenetics in forensic science
- Epigenetics in insects
- Epigenetics in learning and memory
- Epigenetics in stem-cell differentiation
- Epigenetics of anxiety and stress-related disorders
- Epigenetics of autism
- Epigenetics of cocaine addiction
- Epigenetics of diabetes Type 2
- Epigenetics of human herpesvirus latency
- Epigenetics of neurodegenerative diseases
- Epigenetics of physical exercise
- Epigenetics of plant growth and development
- Epigenome editing
- Epigenome-wide association study (EWAS)
- Epigenomics (journal)