Saturday, December 12, 2009

A first look at entire human methylomes

The epigenome is a responsive interface between our changing environment and the static genome, and epigenetic mechanisms and marks have a profound influence on human health and disease....

Nature Biotechnology 27, 1130 (2009). doi:10.1038/nbt1209-1130
Complete maps of DNA methylation in human cells provide insight into the epigenetic regulation of pluripotency.

(source URL, Via Nature Biotechnology.)