The influence of epigenetics in relation to oral health.

@article{Lod2014TheIO,
  title={The influence of epigenetics in relation to oral health.},
  author={S Lod and Tutors Anders Johansson and Kajsa Henning Abrahamsson and L. Viktor Larsson},
  journal={International journal of dental hygiene},
  year={2014},
  volume={12 1},
  pages={48-54}
}
The immune response is influenced by genetic and epigenetic factors, as well as disease and environmental factors. The term 'epigenetics' describes changes in the genome that influence the gene expression without altering the DNA sequence. In contrast to genetic changes in the DNA, epigenetic changes are reversible and are influenced by environmental… CONTINUE READING