Epigenetics Basics

How are genes turned on and off? Why is epigenetics important? The Epigenetics Research Laboratory at the Garvan Institute in Sydney has released Epigenetics Basics, the first in a series of four sketch videos about epigenetics, created by Armando Hasudungan in...

Epigenetics: phenomenon or quackery?

We like to keep an eye on world epigenetics news and opinions – please share any interesting articles with us – contact@epialliance.org.au  See this article by AEpiA member Jeff Craig, published recently in The Conversation: Epigenetics: phenomenon...

World – Beware the pseudo gene genies

We like to keep an eye on world epigenetics news and opinions – please share any interesting articles with us – contact@epialliance.org.au  See this article by Adam Rutherford published recently in The Guardian: Beware the pseudo gene genies After ‘nano’...

Spotlight on: Marnie Blewitt

This  month  our  spotlight  is  on  AEpiA  member  Dr Marnie Blewitt  from  the  Walter and Eliza Hall Institute  of  Medical  Research  in  Melbourne.   The year 2015 has been a busy one so far for Marnie  –  she was awarded the inaugural Lorne Genome...