Epigenetics and Developmental Epigenetics: For Patients and Consumers
- The National Human Genome Research Institute has an illustrated explanation of epigenetics and details about the epigenome in its fact sheet on Epigenomics.
Information online at the National Institute of General Medical Sciences explains and illustrates the way epigenetic changes modify gene activity.
- The National Cancer Institute maintains information about epigenetics and cancer research that examines the role of epigenetics in disease.
Please note: Links to organizations and information included on this page do not indicate endorsement from the NICHD, NIH, or HHS.
Last Updated Date: 11/30/2012
Last Reviewed Date: 11/30/2012