Epigenetic regulation and cancer (review).

Abstract

'Epigenetics' is defined as the inheritable changes in gene expression with no alterations in DNA sequences. Epigenetics is a rapidly expanding field, and the study of epigenetic regulation in cancer is emerging. Disruption of the epigenome is a fundamental mechanism in cancer, and several epigenetic drugs have been proven to prolong survival and to be less… (More)
DOI: 10.3892/or.2013.2913

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@article{Chen2014EpigeneticRA, title={Epigenetic regulation and cancer (review).}, author={Qianjin Chen and X. Y. Zhu and Y. Y. Li and Z. Q. Meng}, journal={Oncology reports}, year={2014}, volume={31 2}, pages={523-32} }