DNA methylation plays an important role in normal organismal development and cellular differentiation in higher organisms. Gene expression, as well as the development of nearly all types of cancer, are also tied to DNA methylation.
Global quantification of DNA methylation is crucial for understanding the roles that gene expression and silencing play in the development of cancer and other diseases. Use Epigentek's MethylFlash Kits for the quantification of epigenetic parameters:
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