Learning & education: Epigenetics

Can We Reverse Aging? The Anti-Aging Secrets of Epigenetics
Jul 13, 2023
Starting from the very beginning of our existence, the process of aging initiates. It involves the deterioration of cellular structures, gene regulation, and DNA sequences, leading to the aging of individual cells and entire organisms. It is estimated that by 2050, the number of people aged over 80 will triple globally [1].
Epigenetic Modulation (Diet, Exercise, Methylene Blue, Sleep, and More)
Jun 01, 2023
Our growth and maturation are controlled by specific gene sets that are choreographed events in conjunction with environmental cues, depending on the period of life at which they are triggered or suppressed. Any type of epigenetic factor that affects genes or gene expression networks during a person's life can lead to an imbalance in the regulatory process and may have a lasting impact [1].
Epigenetic Modifications and the Cell's Fate
May 28, 2023
In our previous article, we learned about a detailed overview of epigenetics. This article will discuss the three main epigenetic signatures (DNA methylation, histone modification, and non-coding RNA), how they are regulated, and how their disruption causes diseases. For a more clinical approach, check out the Epigenetics Module of the Health Optimization and Practice (HOMe/HOPe) Essential Certification here. 
Epigenetics: An Overview
May 05, 2023
For eternity, the biggest question in the mind of scientists is how a complex organism is formed with varied types of cells from a single fertilized egg. With the discovery of chromosomes and the establishment that DNA is the heredity material, scientists became curious to know how more than 100 cell types originate from a single DNA sequence in humans.
What is Methylation?
Jun 30, 2022
Methylation is the addition of a methyl group (consisting of one carbon atom bonded to three hydrogen atoms) to a substrate, and it impacts physiology in a number of fundamental ways, including the regulation of gene expression (i.e., epigenetics), RNA processing, modifying heavy meals, modulating the function of an array of different proteins, and much, much more.

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