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Epigenetics

Epigenetic interventions combat complex brain conditions like epilepsy

July 25, 2017
Epigenetic drugs and their ability to change gene expression promise hope for intractable diseases

Epigenetic changes on demand: Turning the ‘traffic lights’ of DNA from red to green

April 20, 2017
Texas A&M researchers devise tool to decipher the epigenetic codes of the human genome

Developing a test for preeclampsia in first trimester

November 8, 2016
Texas A&M pharmacy, medicine and engineering researchers work together to develop an inexpensive and reliable test for detecting—and potentially reversing—preeclampsia

Raise a glass of wine to your health

June 27, 2016
How resveratrol helps prevent disease, from cancer to autoimmune disorders

Can plastic program your baby to be obese?

May 17, 2016
Chemical found in some plastics could increase risk of obesity, study finds

Q&A: Cutting-edge research explores how diet causes and prevents cancer

August 14, 2015

Research suggests no single food can protect you from cancer, but a diet filled with ­vegetables, fruits, whole grains and beans ­helps lower the risk for many cancers. Dr. Roderick Dashwood is looking to reproduce the best parts of what we eat to stop cancer and other diseases before they even start.