Tag: epigenetic

Epigenetic changes: Heritable but potentially reversible modifications in gene expression not caused by changes in the underlying DNA sequence. Epigenetic changes can be induced by dietary and environmental factors. Cumulative genetic and epigenetic alterations can transform normal breast cells into cancer cells.

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02/29/16
Apigenin reduces triple negative breast cancer proliferation and growth through epigenetic changes
09/19/12
Exposure to estrogen or high fat diet in pregnancy increases breast cancer risk in rat offspring
09/14/11
Green tea phytochemicals prevent breast cancer caused by long-term exposure to carcinogens
09/18/10
Resveratrol can reduce breast cancer-promoting DNA damage
05/24/10
Prenatal exposure to BPA and DES increases subsequent risk of breast cancer

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