Dr. Peter Jones elected to National Academy of Sciences to advise nation on medical and epigenomic policy and direction

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Stanley Fahn, M.D., honored by Van Andel Institute

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DNMT3B isoforms without catalytic activity stimulate gene body methylation as accessory proteins in somatic cells
Christopher E. Duymich, Jessica Charlet, Xiaojing Yang, Peter A. Jones, and Gangning Liang
2016 | Nature Communications

Effects of folylpolyglutamate synthase modulation on global and gene-specific DNA methylation and gene expression in human colon and breast cancer cells
Sung-Eun Kim, Toshinori Hinoue, Michael S. Kim, Kyoung-Jin Sohn, Robert C. Cho, Daniel J. Weisenberger, Peter W. Laird, and Young-In Kim
2016 | Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry

Bivalent regions of cytosine methylation and J3K27 acetylation suggest an active role for DNA methylation at enhancers
Jessica Charlet, Christopher E. Duymich, Fides D. Lay, Kamilla Mundbjerg, Karina Dalsgaard Sørensen, Gangning Liang and Peter A. Jones
2016 | Molecular Cell


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