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A SIRT-an Link Between Metabolism, Stem Cell Function and Epigenetics

In our younger years our rampant metabolism meant we could eat what we wanted with little or no consequences. However,… [ more ]

Microbial Dark Matter Illuminates New Antibiotics

Public health has a looming, if slow-simmering, crisis. Antibiotics, which revolutionized health care in the 20th century, are losing their… [ more ]

De Novo DNMTs Guided to Genic Regions by Histone Methylation

It’s not always easy to find good friends, but recent work has found that the de novo DNA methyltransferases DNMT3A2… [ more ]

CRISPR-Cas9 Exhibits Off-target Effects

Genome-editing techniques, including CRISPR-Cas9 and TALENs, have leapt into the limelight through their ability to perform feats such as creating genetically… [ more ]

Intergenerational Epigenetic Effects of Dad’s Diet

The effect of epigenetic marks across generations has helped bring epigenetics to the public eye like never before. The health implications… [ more ]