Why is DNA methylation of Igf2 CpG island shore affected during ageing?

Department of Cellular Biotechnologies and Hematology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy.
Aging (Impact Factor: 6.43). 08/2012; 4(7):448-9.
Source: PubMed


Comment on: Pirazzini C, Giuliani C, Bacalini MG, Boattini A, Capri M, Fontanesi E, Marasco E, Mantovani V, Pierini M, Pini E, Luiselli D, Franceschi C. Garagnani P. Space/Population and Time/Age in DNA methylation variability in humans: a study on IGF2/H19 locus in different Italian populations and in mono- and di-zygotic twins of different age. AGING: V4, N7.

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