Intergenerational Effects of Paternal B vitamin Intake on DNA Methylation, Gene Expression, and Intestinal Tumorigenesis in the Apc1638N Mouse Model of Colorectal Cancer.

Sabet, Julia.
2017-04-14T13:40:57.117Z

Abstract: Background: Evidence is emerging that paternal diet influences various aspects of offspring health, although the underlying mechanisms are unclear and studies of the effects of paternal diet on offspring risk of cancer are lacking. We aim to investigate the extent to which diet-induced DNA methylation patterns are transmitted from father to offspring and whether paternal diet alters offs... read more

Subjects
Gerald J. & Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011057
ID: tufts:20531
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