Epigenetics, MicroRNAs, and Cancer: An Update

Giuseppe Russo, Andrew Puca, Francesco Masulli, Stefano Rovetta, Letizia Cito, Debora Muresu, Flavio Rizzolio, Antonio Giordano

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCancer Epigenetics: Biomolecular Therapeutics for Human Cancer
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9780471710967
Publication statusPublished - Jun 3 2011


  • Epigenetic alterations and miRNAs - biological importance of miRNAs, regulation of miRNA expression, not fully understood
  • Epigenetics, microRNAs, and cancer - microRNAs or miRNA, small noncoding molecules, as negative protein-encoded gene regulators
  • NEW GROUP of miRNAs, epi-miRNAs, indirect - epigenetic mechanisms, gene expression regulation in human cancer development

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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