The Message in the Marks: Deciphering Cancer Epigenetics
14 January 2016
This article looks at epigenetic research and how it can be applied to better understanding of cancer. Epigenetics is the study of heritable gene expression; this is not purely affected by generics but also by our environment. Now it is known that cancer can be caused by a variety of factors and so epigenetic research may continue to expand our knowledge and improve treatments.