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Cancer Epigenetics

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Epigenetic Markers of Early Tumor Development
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    Chapter 2 Epigenetics of Solid Cancer Stem Cells
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    Chapter 3 DNA Methylation and Histone Modifications in Breast Cancer
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    Chapter 4 DNA Methylation Changes in Prostate Cancer
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    Chapter 5 DNA methylation in promoter region as biomarkers in prostate cancer.
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    Chapter 6 Epigenetics of Bladder Cancer
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    Chapter 7 Epigenetics in Myeloid Malignancies
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    Chapter 8 The Epigenetics of Brain Tumors
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    Chapter 9 DNA Methylation Changes in Cervical Cancers
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    Chapter 10 Epigenetics of colon cancer.
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    Chapter 11 Promoter Methylation in Head and Neck Tumorigenesis
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    Chapter 12 Epigenome and DNA Methylation in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
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    Chapter 13 Clinical Implications of Epigenetic Alterations in Human Thoracic Malignancies: Epigenetic Alterations in Lung Cancer
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    Chapter 14 The Role of MicroRNAs in the Management of Liver Cancer.
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    Chapter 15 Epigenetics in ovarian cancer.
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    Chapter 16 DNA Methylation in Pancreatic Cancer: Protocols for the Isolation of DNA and Bisulfite Modification
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    Chapter 17 Detection and analysis of DNA methylation by pyrosequencing.
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    Chapter 18 Screening for miRNA Expression Changes Using Quantitative PCR (Q-PCR).
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    Chapter 19 Genome-Wide Methylation Analysis
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    Chapter 20 Microarray for Epigenetic Changes: Gene Expression Arrays
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    Chapter 21 Detecting DNA Methylation Using the Methylated CpG Island Amplification and Microarray Technique
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    Chapter 22 Nutrigenomics: implications for breast and colon cancer prevention.
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    Chapter 23 Dietary and lifestyle factors of DNA methylation.
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    Chapter 24 Diet, epigenetics, and cancer.
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    Chapter 25 Role of Epigenetics in Cancer Health Disparities
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    Chapter 26 Multifactorial Etiology of Gastric Cancer
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    Chapter 27 Epigenetic Epidemiology for Cancer Risk: Harnessing Germline Epigenetic Variation
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    Chapter 28 Epigenetic Biomarkers in Cancer Epidemiology
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    Chapter 29 Screening for miRNA Expression Changes Using Quantitative PCR (Q-PCR)
Attention for Chapter 24: Diet, epigenetics, and cancer.
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Chapter title
Diet, epigenetics, and cancer.
Chapter number 24
Book title
Cancer Epigenetics
Published in
Methods in molecular biology, February 2012
DOI 10.1007/978-1-61779-612-8_24
Pubmed ID
Book ISBNs
978-1-61779-611-1, 978-1-61779-612-8
Authors

Su LJ, L. Joseph Su, Su, L. Joseph

Abstract

Cancer encompasses a highly heterogeneous group of diseases. It has been thought that transition from promotion to progression in carcinogenesis may be driven primarily by epigenetic abnormalities. Diet is known to play crucial roles in cancer etiology and has an important role in epigenetics. Current knowledge in the interrelationship among cancer, nutrition and epigenetics is reviewed.

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The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 21 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 21 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 4 19%
Other 3 14%
Professor 3 14%
Student > Master 3 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 10%
Other 4 19%
Unknown 2 10%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 7 33%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4 19%
Medicine and Dentistry 4 19%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 10%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 1 5%
Other 1 5%
Unknown 2 10%

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#2,734,826
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