Histone Modifications in Therapy
  • Release Date : 21 August 2020
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Categories : Science
  • Pages : 490 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128167403
  • ISBN 10 : 0128167408
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Synopsis : Histone Modifications in Therapy written by Pedro Castelo-Branco, published by Academic Press which was released on 21 August 2020. Download Histone Modifications in Therapy Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Histone Modifications in Therapy provides an in-depth analysis of the role of histone mechanisms in major diseases and the promise of targeting histone modifications for disease prevention and treatment. Here, researchers, clinicians and students will discover a thorough, evidence-based discussion of the biology of histones, the diseases engaged by aberrant histone modifications, and pathways with therapeutic potential. Expert chapter addresses the role of histone modifications across a variety of disorders, including cancer, neuropsychiatric, neurodegenerative, cardiac, metabolic, infectious, bacterial, autoimmune and inflammatory disorders, among others. In relation to these disease types, histone modifications are discussed, both as mechanisms of prevention and possible treatment. A concluding chapter brings together future perspectives for targeting histone modifications in therapy and next steps in research. Examines the use of histone modifications in disease prevention and therapy Explores the role of histone modifications in cancer, neuropsychiatric, neurodegenerative, cardiac, metabolic, infectious, bacterial, and inflammatory disease, among others Features chapters from a broad range of international authors and disease specialists