Epigenetic Gene Expression and Regulation

Written By Suming Huang
Epigenetic Gene Expression and Regulation
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 October 2015
  • ISBN : 0128004711
  • Pages : 482 pages
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Download or read book entitled Epigenetic Gene Expression and Regulation by author: Suming Huang which was release on 19 October 2015 and published by Academic Press with total page 482 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Epigenetic Gene Expression and Regulation reviews current knowledge on the heritable molecular mechanisms that regulate gene expression, contribute to disease susceptibility, and point to potential treatment in future therapies. The book shows how these heritable mechanisms allow individual cells to establish stable and unique patterns of gene expression that can be passed through cell divisions without DNA mutations, thereby establishing how different heritable patterns of gene regulation control cell differentiation and organogenesis, resulting in a distinct human organism with a variety of differing cellular functions and tissues. The work begins with basic biology, encompasses methods, cellular and tissue organization, topical issues in epigenetic evolution and environmental epigenesis, and lastly clinical disease discovery and treatment. Each highly illustrated chapter is organized to briefly summarize current research, provide appropriate pedagogical guidance, pertinent methods, relevant model organisms, and clinical examples. Reviews current knowledge on the heritable molecular mechanisms that regulate gene expression, contribute to disease susceptibility, and point to potential treatment in future therapies Helps readers understand how epigenetic marks are targeted, and to what extent transgenerational epigenetic changes are instilled and possibly passed onto offspring Chapters are replete with clinical examples to empower the basic biology with translational significance Offers more than 100 illustrations to distill key concepts and decipher complex science

Epigenetic Gene Expression and Regulation

Epigenetic Gene Expression and Regulation
  • Author : Suming Huang,Michael D Litt,C. Ann Blakey
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-10-19
  • Total pages : 482
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Epigenetic Gene Expression and Regulation reviews current knowledge on the heritable molecular mechanisms that regulate gene expression, contribute to disease susceptibility, and point to potential treatment in future therapies. The book shows how these heritable mechanisms allow individual cells to establish stable and unique patterns of gene expression that can ...

Chromatin and Gene Regulation

Chromatin and Gene Regulation
  • Author : Bryan M. Turner
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2008-04-15
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Written in an informal and accessible style, Chromatin and Gene Regulation enables the reader to understand the science of this rapidly moving field. Chromatin is a fundamental component in the network of controls that regulates gene expression. Many human diseases have been linked to disruption of these control processes by ...

Deciphering the Gene Expression Control in Epigenetic Post transcriptional and Translational Regulation

Deciphering the Gene Expression Control in Epigenetic  Post transcriptional and Translational Regulation
  • Author : Jianan Lin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Regulation of gene expression, through which cells increase or decrease the gene products, is an essential part of development, which not only determines the cellular differentiation but also responds to the environmental changes. A wide range of gene regulation mechanisms are involved in two major processes, from Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) ...

Non coding RNAs and Epigenetic Regulation of Gene Expression

Non coding RNAs and Epigenetic Regulation of Gene Expression
  • Author : Kevin V. Morris
  • Publisher : Horizon Scientific Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Non-coding RNAs potentially play an active role in modulating gene transcription and epigenetic states. Several genes in differentiated cells may be under some form of RNA-based transcriptional and epigenetic regulatory control. This form of regulation may be controlled by selective pressures and influence the adaptability of the cell. The concept ...

Gene Regulation Epigenetics and Hormone Signaling

Gene Regulation  Epigenetics and Hormone Signaling
  • Author : Subhrangsu S. Mandal
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-10-23
  • Total pages : 668
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : The first of its kind, this reference gives a comprehensive but concise introduction to epigenetics before covering the many interactions between hormone regulation and epigenetics at all levels. The contents are very well structured with no overlaps between chapters, and each one features supplementary material for use in presentations. Throughout, ...

Epigenetics in Human Disease

Epigenetics in Human Disease
  • Author : Trygve O. Tollefsbol
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 577
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Epigenetics is one of the fastest growing fields of sciences, illuminating studies of human diseases by looking beyond genetic make-up and acknowledging that outside factors play a role in gene expression. The goal of this volume is to highlight those diseases or conditions for which we have advanced knowledge of ...

Epigenetics

Epigenetics
  • Author : Bruce Stillman,David Stewart
  • Publisher : CSHL Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 532
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : The importance of epigenetic regulation of gene expression, particularly in higher organisms, is now clear and the 2004 Cold Spring Harbor Annual Symposium provided many new examples as well as insights into the underlying mechanisms. The resulting volume—with over 60 papers from experts across the field—covers various aspects of nuclear ...

Gene Expression and Regulation in Mammalian Cells

Gene Expression and Regulation in Mammalian Cells
  • Author : Fumiaki Uchiumi
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2018-02-21
  • Total pages : 334
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : "Central dogma" was presented by Dr. Francis Crick 60 years ago. The information of nucleotide sequences on DNAs is transcribed into RNAs by RNA polymerases. We learned the mechanisms of how transcription determines function of proteins and behaviour of cells and even how it brings appearances of organisms. This book is ...

Epigenetic Modifications and Viral Infections

Epigenetic Modifications and Viral Infections
  • Author : Silvia Carolina Galvan,Alejandro García Carrancá,Félix Recillas-Targa,Jiuzhou Song
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2015-07-09
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Epigenetics is defined as the study of modifications of the genome, heritable during cell division that does not involve changes in DNA sequences. Up to date, epigenetic modifications involve at least three general mechanisms regulating gene expression: histone modifications, DNA methylation, and non-coding RNAs (ncRNAs). For the past two decades, ...

Recent Advances of Epigenetics in Crop Biotechnology

Recent Advances of Epigenetics in Crop Biotechnology
  • Author : Clelia De-la-Peña,Raúl Alvarez-Venegas,Christopher Cullis
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2016-05-31
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Epigenetics is a new field that explains gene expression at the chromatin structure and organization level. Three principal epigenetic mechanisms are known and hundreds of combinations among them can develop different phenotypic characteristics. DNA methylation, histone modifications and small RNAs have been identified, and their functions are being studied in ...

Epigenetics and Disease

Epigenetics and Disease
  • Author : Susan M. Gasser,En Li
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-10-17
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Epigenetics has emerged recently as an important area of molecular biological studies. Epigenetic modifications lead to potentially heritable but reversible alterations in the expression of genes that determine cell fate. Epigenetic misregulation is thus often linked to degenerative diseases, cancer and neuronal disorders. Recent biomedical interest in this regulatory system ...

A Systems Biology Approach to Epigenetic Gene Regulation

A Systems Biology Approach to Epigenetic Gene Regulation
  • Author : Stephen Patrick Wilson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 262
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : The ability to control when, and how much of the genetic code is being expressed is the underlying principle behind gene regulation. Control of gene production is able to influence a cell's phenotype by determining which structural components of the cell's observable traits (shape, growth, and behavior) are made. In ...

Epigenetics

Epigenetics
  • Author : Reinhard Heil,Stefanie B. Seitz,Harald König,Jürgen Robienski
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-01-31
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Modern epigenetics unites scientists from life sciences, organic chemistry as well as computer and engineering sciences to find an answer to the question of how environmental influences can have a lasting effect on gene expression, maybe even into the next generations. This volume examines from an interdisciplinary perspective the ethical, ...

Epigenetics How Environment Shapes Our Genes

Epigenetics  How Environment Shapes Our Genes
  • Author : Richard C. Francis
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2011-06-13
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Goodbye, genetic blueprint. . . . The first book for general readers on the game-changing field of epigenetics. The burgeoning new science of epigenetics offers a cornucopia of insights—some comforting, some frightening. For example, the male fetus may be especially vulnerable to certain common chemicals in our environment, in ways that damage ...

Gene Expression and Regulation in Mammalian Cells

Gene Expression and Regulation in Mammalian Cells
  • Author : Fumiaki Uchiumi
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2018-02-28
  • Total pages : 372
  • ISBN : 0128004711
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Summary : Sixty years after the "central dogma," great achievements have been developed in molecular biology. We have also learned the important functions of noncoding RNAs and epigenetic regulations. More importantly, whole genome sequencing and transcriptome analyses enabled us to diagnose specific diseases. This book is not only intended for students and ...