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Epigenetics and type 2 diabetes

The epigenome plays a crucial role in regulating gene expression, cell differentiation and X-chromosome inactivation – and can contribute to disease when dysfunctional. In her new module for EASD e-Learning, Professor Charlotte Ling explores the ways in which epigenetic modifications contribute to type 2 diabetes.