Epigenetics

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epigenetics

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Behavioral_epigenetics

Prenatal exposure to famine causes epigenetic changes

http://www.pnas.org/content/105/44/17046.short

Bisphenol A causes obesity and T2D in offspring

http://www.pnas.org/content/104/32/13056.long

Paternal ethanol use and offspring brain development

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24486713

Even grandparents can epigenetically change grandchildren’s disease risk

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12404098

Environmental factors causes epigenetic changes

http://www.nature.com/nrg/journal/v13/n2/abs/nrg3142.html

 

Behavioural epigenetics

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Behavioral_epigenetics

http://discovermagazine.com/2013/may/13-grandmas-experiences-leave-epigenetic-mark-on-your-genes

http://bioscience.oxfordjournals.org/content/61/8/588.full