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ep·i·ge·net·ic

 (ĕp′ĭ-jə-nĕt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to epigenetics.
2. Of or relating to epigenesis.

epigenetic

(ˌɛpɪdʒɪˈnɛtɪk)
adj
1. (Biology) of or relating to epigenesis
2. (Biology) denoting processes by which heritable modifications in gene function occur without a change in the sequence of the DNA
ˌepigeˈnetically adv
Translations
epigenetisch
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The epigenetic events modulated by rigosertib in combination with either agent resulted in global histone post-translational modifications, differential Pol II association with active histone marks, epigenetic reprogramming of pluripotency genes, and expansion of primitive hematopoietic pluripotent stem cells.
By analysing data from a genome-scale study of DNA methylation in monozygotic and dizygotic twins, researchers identified genomic regions at which the epigenetic similarity of monozygotic, or identical, twins are substantially greater than can be explained by their genetic identity.
A team has discovered a distinctive pattern of epigenetic marks that are needed for egg cell stasis.
Epiontis provides immune monitoring services through a novel, patent-protected epigenetic platform.
Recent scientific evidences point toward a role of epigenetic changes as major contributor in the obesity etiology.
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2,3,4,5,6) Epigenetic modifications are generally a critical part of normal development, helping to activate or silence specific genes during cell differentiation and thereby directing the formation of various tissues.
To identify these signals of a stem cell's fate, an interdisciplinary team from multiple universities collaborated to use super-resolution microscopy to analyze epigenetic modifications.
There are more than 100 varieties of these chemical tags, collectively known as epigenetic marks.
Epizyme, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company creating novel epigenetic therapeutics, has earned a $6 million milestone payment from GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).
Their topics include enzyme and protein families that regulate histone modification and cross-talk, targeting DNA methylation, targeting histone lysine methyltransferases in cancer, developments if targeting epigenetic readers, who will benefit from epigenetic drugs, histone methyltransferase activity assays, and safety considerations for epigenetic mechanisms as drug targets: whether existing toxicology studies are fit for the purpose.