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Feb 27, 2018

Epigenetic factors are rapidly taking the spotlight as major players in the critical pathways that trigger the onset and progression of numerous life-threatening and debilitating genetic diseases. Technologies that harness our growing knowledge of epigenetic mechanisms look set to revolutionise approaches to medicine and healthcare across the globe.

In this episode 'Epigenetics - Unlocking the potential for personalised medicine', we discuss: Methylation matters – the importance of DNA modifications; Power and influence in the epigenome; The promise of epigenetic biomarkers; Patient-centred diagnostics; Drug development and personalised approaches to care; and finally a focus on the future – delivering through partnership.

The original article this episode is based on was written by Dr Jason Mellad. If you'd like to view the original article then follow the link below:

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