Distinguishable DNA methylation defines a cardiac-specific epigenetic clock

Clin Epigenetics

12 Aprile Apr 2023 one year ago
  • Pesce M.

The present study investigates whether epigenetic differences emerge in the heart of patients undergoing cardiac surgery for an aortic valvular replacement (AVR) or coronary artery bypass graft (CABG). An algorithm is also established to determine how the pathophysiological condition might influence the human biological cardiac age.

Reference: Distinguishable DNA methylation defines a cardiac-specific epigenetic clock.
Mongelli A, Panunzi S, Nesta M, Gottardi Zamperla M, Atlante S, Barbi V, Mongiardini V, Ferraro F, De Martino S, Cis L, Re A, Maltese S, Bachetti T, La Rovere MT, Martelli F, Pesce M, Nanni S, Massetti M, Pontecorvi A, Farsetti A, Gaetano C. Clin Epigenetics. 2023 Mar 29;15(1):53.

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