2011

Epigenetic Aspects of Chronic Diseases

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ISBN: 978-1-84882-643-4 (Print) 978-1-84882-644-1 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-20

    Epigenetics and Chronic Diseases: An Overview

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    Pages 21-39

    Techniques to Study DNA Methylation and Histone Modification

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    Pages 41-53

    Mechanisms of Epigenetic Gene Silencing

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    Pages 55-73

    Mechanisms of Epigenetic Gene Activation in Disease: Dynamics of DNA Methylation and Demethylation

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    Pages 75-93

    The Role of Histone Demethylases in Disease

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    Pages 95-106

    Autoimmune Diseases

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    Pages 107-119

    Epigenetics of Rheumatoid Arthritis

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    Pages 121-134

    DNA Methylation Changes in Osteoarthritis

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    Pages 135-145

    Epigenetics and Type 2 Diabetes

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    Pages 147-161

    Epigenetic Regulation of Asthma and Allergic Diseases

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    Pages 163-174

    Epigenetics in Psychiatry

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    Pages 175-186

    Epigenetics and Late-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease

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    Pages 187-204

    Epigenetic Mechanisms in the Developmental Origins of Adult Disease

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    Pages 205-215

    Targeting Histone Deacetylases in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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    Pages 217-229

    Clinical Trials of Epigenetic Modifiers in the Treatment of Myelodysplastic Syndrome

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 231-236