Epigenetic inheritance and the missing heritability

  title={Epigenetic inheritance and the missing heritability},
  author={Marco Trerotola and Valeria Relli and Pasquale Simeone and Saverio Alberti},
  booktitle={Human Genomics},
Genome-wide association studies of complex physiological traits and diseases consistently found that associated genetic factors, such as allelic polymorphisms or DNA mutations, only explained a minority of the expected heritable fraction. This discrepancy is known as “missing heritability”, and its underlying factors and molecular mechanisms are not… CONTINUE READING