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Definition of the noun Epimutation
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- A heritable change in gene expression that does not affect the actual base pair sequence of DNA.
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by Guenter Kahl
Epimutation: Any alteration in the → chromatin structural organization caused by either changes of the → histone code or the overall (or also specific) → cytosine methylation pattern (more precisely, in the CpG context) in a particular stretch of ...
by Paul Singleton
epimutation Events such as DNA hypermethylation that affect gene expression without a change in nucleotide sequence.
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