the study of heritable but potentially reversible changes in gene
function that do not involve changes in DNA sequence, is the focus of
the next Center for Clinical and Translational Science and Training
(CCTST) Grand Rounds.
11 a.m. to noon, Karin Michels, PhD, will discuss, "How Does the
Intrauterine Life Shape Your Epigenetic Profile?” Michels is associate
professor of epidemiology in the Harvard University School of Public
- From 1 to 2 p.m., Shuk-mei Ho, PhD, will discuss
"Epigenetics and Developmental Origins of Complex Disease: New Prospects
for Epidemiology Research.” She is the Jacob G. Schmidlapp chair and UC
professor of environmental health.