Putting Epigenome Comparison Into Practice

Nat Biotechnol. 2010 Oct;28(10):1053-6. doi: 10.1038/nbt1010-1053.

Abstract

Comparative analysis of epigenomes offers new opportunities to understand cellular differentiation, mutation effects and disease processes. But the scale and heterogeneity of epigenetic data present numerous computational challenges.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study

MeSH terms

  • Cell Differentiation / genetics
  • Epigenesis, Genetic*
  • Epigenomics*
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Genetic Variation
  • Humans