Epigenetic Markers of Cognitive Ability

Perinatal epigenetic processes mark later neurocognitive function and behavior.

Lillycrop, K.A.,  Costello, P.M., Teh, A.L., Murray, R.J., Clarke-Harris, R., Barton, S.J., Garratt, E.S., Ngo, S., Sheppard, A.M., Wong, J., Dogra, S., Burdge, G.C., Cooper, C., Inskip, H.M., Gale, C.R., Gluckman, P.D., Harvey, N.C., Chong, Y.S., Yap, F., Meaney, M.J., Rifkin-Graboi, A., Holbrook, J.D. & Godfrey, K.M. (2015). Association between perinatal methylation of the neuronal differentiation regulator HES1 and later childhood neurocognitive function and behaviour. International Journal of Epidemiology. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyv052