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Discoveries in 3-D Genome Make-Up and Genetic Changes: Clarification of differences amidst chromosome pairs and how gene expression is effected by chromosome folding

WRITTEN BY: Judy O'Rourke
A treasure trove of findings on epigenomics, recently reported in the journal Nature, offers a useful guide for future studies of the epigenome
About the Author
  • Judy O'Rourke worked as a newspaper reporter before becoming chief editor of Clinical Lab Products magazine. As a freelance writer today, she is interested in finding the story behind the latest developments in medicine and science, and in learning what lies ahead.
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