DNA methylation, culture
Epigenetics and Society
Andrew D. Ellington | Mar 1, 2011
Did Erasmus Darwin foreshadow the tweaking of his grandson’s paradigm?
Ready, Reset, Go
Karen Hopkin | Mar 1, 2011
Rudolf Jaenisch enjoys climbing mountains, rafting rapids, and unraveling the secrets of pluripotency—knowledge that could someday lead to personalized regenerative medicine.
Epigenetics—A Primer
Stefan Kubicek | Mar 1, 2011
There are many ways that epigenetic effects regulate the activation or repression of genes. Here are a few molecular tricks cells use to read off the right genetic program.
Epigenetics—A Primer
Epigenetics—A Primer
Stefan Kubicek | Mar 1, 2011
Epigenetic events regulate the activities of genes without changing the DNA sequence. Different genes are expressed depending on the methyl-marks attached to DNA itself and by changes in the structure and/or composition of chromatin. 
Another Revolution Needed?
Fahd Al-Mulla | Mar 1, 2011
Counting the many plagues that threaten research in the Middle East and North Africa region
Environmental Impact
David Berreby | Mar 1, 2011
Research in behavioral epigenetics is seeking evidence that links experience to biochemistry to gene expression and back out again.
Best Places to Work Postdocs, 2011
Cristina Luiggi | Mar 1, 2011
Setting up your own scientific laboratory is no easy task, but this year’s respondents are using their postdoc experiences to prepare for the challenge.
Taking Time for Baby
Bob Grant | Mar 1, 2011
Having a child changes everything. But it doesn’t necessarily have to disrupt your research while you’re out on leave.
Speaking of Science
N/A | Mar 1, 2011
March 2011's selection of notable quotes
Imprinting Diversity
Cristina Luiggi | Mar 1, 2011
Joachim Messing talks about how genomic imprinting may be a strong driver of diversity.