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Descriptor in English: Epigenome
Descriptor in Spanish: Epigenoma
Descriptor in Portuguese: Epigenoma
Descriptor in French: Without translation
Entry term(s): DNA Methylome
DNA Methylomes
Epigenomes
Methylome
Methylome, DNA
Methylomes
Methylomes, DNA
Tree number(s): G05.360.340.006
Scope note: A network of chemical compounds surrounding DNA that modify the genome without altering the DNA sequences and have a role in determining which genes are active in a cell.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 2020
See also the descriptors: Epigenesis, Genetic MeSH
DeCS UI: 59096
Descriptor UI: D000081122
Date Established: 2020/01/01
Date of Entry: 2019/07/08
Revision Date: 2019/07/02
Epigenome - Preferred
Concept UI M000649710
Scope note A network of chemical compounds surrounding DNA that modify the genome without altering the DNA sequences and have a role in determining which genes are active in a cell.
Preferred term Epigenome
Entry term(s) DNA Methylome
DNA Methylomes
Epigenomes
Methylome
Methylome, DNA
Methylomes
Methylomes, DNA



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