NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Researchers have uncovered widespread dysregulation of histone acetylation among individuals with Alzheimer's disease.

Alzheimer's disease (AD) affects more than 26 million people around the world, and while variants in various genes have been linked to early-onset familial AD and late-onset sporadic AD, the epigenome is also suspected to have a role in disease development.

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A new study finds that a placental protein linked with preeclampsia can be targeted by RNA silencing, according to the New Scientist.

A settlement is expected in a Duke University lawsuit hinging on using falsified data to win grants, Retraction Watch and Science report.

In PNAS this week: approach for analyzing the expression of endogenous retroviruses, circular RNAs that influence host-virus interactions, and more.

A phylogenetic analysis finds that the rare hemimastigotes form their own supra-kingdom, CBC reports.

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