EPIGENETICS & THE ENVIRONMENT
The genome dynamically responds to the environment. Stress, diet, behavior, toxins and other factors activate chemical switches that regulate gene expression.
INSIGHTS FROM IDENTICAL TWINS
Why do the physical characteristics of identical twins diverge as they age? Follow the interaction of the environment and the genome in a pair of twins over time.
LICK YOUR RATS
What kind of mother are you? Care for a rat pup and shape its epigenome.