Why we are the way we are!…Epigenetics : A must-know for our generation

An interesting and important read!

Epigenetics

Transgenerational epigenetic inheritance is the idea that epigenetic marks (i.e., DNA methylation, histone modifications) can be acquired on the DNA of one generation and stably passed on through the gametes (i.e., sperm and eggs) to the next generation. In other words, experiences and environmental exposures can change the way your DNA works (without changing the DNA itself) and this could be passed on to your offspring.

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Thanks to altorahealth.com

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