Environmental Epigenomics in Health and Disease

Epigenetics and Disease Origins

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ISBN: 978-3-642-23379-1 (Print) 978-3-642-23380-7 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Fetal Origins of Adult Disease Susceptibility

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-30

      Epigenetics: How Genes and Environment Interact

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      Chapter

      Pages 31-50

      Developmental Epigenomics and Metabolic Disease

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      Chapter

      Pages 51-73

      Sculpting Our Future: Environmental Nudging of the Imprintome

  3. Epigenetics and Environmental Exposures

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

    2. No Access

      Chapter

      Pages 77-97

      Complex Phenotypes: Epigenetic Manifestation of Environmental Exposures

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      Chapter

      Pages 99-126

      Epigenetic Effects of Ionizing Radiation

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      Chapter

      Pages 127-160

      The Intersection of Genetics and Epigenetics: Reactivation of Mammalian LINE-1 Retrotransposons by Environmental Injury

  4. Epigenetics, Gene Regulation, and Stem Cells

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

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      Chapter

      Pages 163-187

      Environmental Impact on Epigenetic Histone Language

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      Chapter

      Pages 189-205

      Chromatin Structure and Gene Expression: Function Follows Form

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      Chapter

      Pages 207-223

      Epigenetics of Pluripotency

  5. Epigenetic Transgenerational Inheritance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 225-225

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      Chapter

      Pages 227-244

      Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance in Drosophila

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      Chapter

      Pages 245-256

      Environmental Epigenetics and Epigenetic Transgenerational Inheritance

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      Chapter

      Pages 257-271

      The Nature of Human Transgenerational Responses

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 273-302