Genetic and epigenetic aspects of DNA methylation on genome expression, evolution, mutation and carcinogenesis

Carcinogenesis. 1997 May;18(5):869-82. doi: 10.1093/carcin/18.5.869.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • 5-Methylcytosine
  • Alleles
  • Animals
  • Cell Differentiation
  • Chromatin / ultrastructure
  • CpG Islands
  • Cytosine / analogs & derivatives
  • Cytosine / metabolism
  • DNA Methylation*
  • DNA, Neoplasm / genetics
  • Gene Expression Regulation*
  • Gene Expression Regulation, Developmental
  • Humans
  • Mutation
  • Neoplasms / genetics*
  • S-Adenosylmethionine / metabolism

Substances

  • Chromatin
  • DNA, Neoplasm
  • 5-Methylcytosine
  • S-Adenosylmethionine
  • Cytosine