What do you mean, "epigenetic"?

@article{Deans2015WhatDY,
  title={What do you mean, "epigenetic"?},
  author={Carrie A. Deans and Keith A. Maggert},
  journal={Genetics},
  year={2015},
  volume={199 4},
  pages={887-96}
}
Interest in the field of epigenetics has increased rapidly over the last decade, with the term becoming more identifiable in biomedical research, scientific fields outside of the molecular sciences, such as ecology and physiology, and even mainstream culture. It has become increasingly clear, however, that different investigators ascribe different definitions to the term. Some employ epigenetics to explain changes in gene expression, others use it to refer to transgenerational effects and/or… CONTINUE READING

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