Aging, Environment, & DiseaseDNA Methylation and HydroxymethylationHistone Modifications

The Epigenetics of Stroke

Stroke is the 4th leading cause of death in the United States, taking 130,000 lives each year as well as incurring $36.5 billion combined costs of medical expenses and lost productivity. Advanced age is a risk factor for stroke. 66% of patients hospitalized due to stroke are over 65 years …