DNA Methylation

Intergenerational response to the endocrine disruptor vinclozolin is influenced by maternal genotype and crossing scheme

June 21, 2018

Pietryk EW1, Clement K2, Elnagheeb M1, Kuster R2, Kilpatrick K3, Love MI4, Ideraabdullah FY5. Intergenerational response to the endocrine disruptor vinclozolin is influenced by maternal genotype and crossing scheme. Reprod Toxicol. 2018 Jun;78:9-19. doi: 10.1016/j.reprotox.2018.03.005. Epub 2018 Mar 10. Author information 1 Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 120 Mason Farm Rd, CB#7264, Chapel Hill, […]

Genetic and epigenetic transgenerational implications related to omega-3 fatty acids. Part II: Maternal FADS2 rs174575 genotype and DNA methylation predict toddler cognitive performance

September 10, 2015

Genetic and epigenetic transgenerational implications related to omega-3 fatty acids. Part II: Maternal FADS2 rs174575 genotype and DNA methylation predict toddler cognitive performance, Nutrition Research, September 10, 2015, Carol L. Cheatham, Daniel S. Lupu, Mihai D. Niculescu UNC Chapel Hill Abstract Maternal transfer of fatty acids is important to fetal brain development. The prenatal environment may differentially affect the substrates supporting […]