CpG Sites

CpG sites are genomic loci where cytosine is followed by a guanine along its 5’ to 3’ direction. CpG sites are common in CpG islands and its methylation has been implicated in cancer, aging, and gene silencing. Here is the latest research.

January 21, 2021

DNA methylation perturbations may link altered development and aging in the lung.

Aging
Priyadarshini KachrooDawn L DeMeo
January 19, 2021
Open Access

The complete chloroplast genome of Chamaecyparis obtusa (Cupressaceae)

Mitochondrial DNA. Part B, Resources
Sang-Chul Kim, Jei-Wan Lee
January 20, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

Novel deep learning algorithm predicts the status of molecular pathways and key mutations in colorectal cancer from routine histology images

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
M. BilalNasir M. Rajpoot
January 23, 2021
Open Access

Combined Effects of Methylated Cytosine and Molecular Crowding on the Thermodynamic Stability of DNA Duplexes.

International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Mitsuki TsurutaDaisuke Miyoshi
January 19, 2021

CaMelia: imputation in single-cell methylomes based on local similarities between cells

Bioinformatics
Jianxiong TangShicai Fan
January 19, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

The chromatin, topological and regulatory properties of pluripotency-associated poised enhancers are conserved in vivo

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
G. CrispatzuAlvaro Rada-Iglesias
January 21, 2021
Open Access

Distributions of bubble lifetimes and bubble lengths in DNA.

Physical Review. E
M HillebrandA R Bishop
January 20, 2021

The emergence of the brain non-CpG methylation system in vertebrates

Nature Ecology & Evolution
Alex de MendozaRyan Lister
January 24, 2021

The effect of DNA methylation on bumblebee colony development.

BMC Genomics
María I PozoHans Jacquemyn
January 16, 2021
Review
Open Access

Non-Canonical Functions of the ARF Tumor Suppressor in Development and Tumorigenesis

Biomolecules
Nefeli LagopatiVassilis Gorgoulis
January 20, 2021
Open Access

Immunomodulatory Effects of Calcitriol through DNA Methylation Alteration of FOXP3 in the CD4+ T Cells of Mice

Iranian Journal of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
Mona OraeiAli Akbar Saboor-Yaraghi

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