"Genomic Imprinting" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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The variable phenotypic expression of a GENE depending on whether it is of paternal or maternal origin, which is a function of the DNA METHYLATION pattern. Imprinted regions are observed to be more methylated and less transcriptionally active. (Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
- Genomic Imprinting
- Imprinting, Genomic
- Parental Imprinting
- Imprinting, Parental
- Imprinting, Genetic
- Genetic Imprinting
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