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Epigenetics—an emerging and highly promising source of new drug targets

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Abstract

Epigenetic modifications to DNA and its associated histone proteins are major influences on gene expression. This regulatory process is disrupted in cancer and a range of chronic human diseases, and provides attractive new intervention points and targets for drug discovery.

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The article was received on 17 Oct 2011, accepted on 09 Nov 2011 and first published on 23 Nov 2011


Article type: Review Article
DOI: 10.1039/C1MD00264C
Citation: Med. Chem. Commun., 2012,3, 162-166

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    Epigenetics—an emerging and highly promising source of new drug targets

    N. Carey, Med. Chem. Commun., 2012, 3, 162
    DOI: 10.1039/C1MD00264C

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