NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Using DNA methylation profiles for hundreds of age-matched individuals from identical and non-identical twin pairs, researchers from the UK and the US were able to tease apart some of the epigenetic alterations that reflect genetic factors, environmental factors, or both.

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