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Finding Light in the Darkness

Somewhere along the way, The Seeker’s Dungeon turned into a yes-the-world-is-fucked-up-but-there’s-a-light-at-the-end-of-the-tunnel blog. When I started out, I mostly wrote boy-it-sure-is-dark-down-here articles. As the blog grew, I developed a need to be ok with the darkness. 1,422 more words

Culture

MAPS: model-based analysis of long-range chromatin interactions from PLAC-seq and HiChIP experiments

MAPS: model-based analysis of long-range chromatin interactions from PLAC-seq and HiChIP experiments

While millions of candidate enhancers have been predicted in the human genome, annotation of their target genes remains challenging, because these elements are known to regulate genes far away and often not their immediate neighbors

Biology

09-19-18 - Forever Evolving

“The evolutionary consequences accompanying the vast environmental changes during the origin, rise and fall of human civilizations may not have been so different from the asteroid impacts or volcanic outpourings in causing evolutionary change. 203 more words

Epigenetics Market Synopsis and Highlights, Key Findings, Major Companies Analysis and Forecast to 2023

Market Research Future provides premium research reports that are relevant across all sectors. Recently published “Epigenetics Market Research Report – Forecast to 2023” provides analysis of factors pertinent to market growth. 656 more words

Business

Understanding how genes and the environment interact in shaping child behavior

The field of epigenetics focuses on how the blueprint provided by genes is actualized, examining how experiences influence the way genes manifest themselves or are “expressed.” Using the tools of epigenetics, the studies in the special section move beyond the perspective that either genes or the environment are most important in shaping children’s development, to an intensive focus on how children’s experiences actually affect the way their genes function. 101 more words

Genes