Current concepts of mechanism of epigenomic car cinogenesis

  • V.V. Pylyponova
  • Yu.M. Lyah
Keywords: epigenetics, carcinogenesis, methylation, histone post-translational modification, chromatin remodeling


The article revealed the main directions in the development of the doctrine of the mechanisms of epigenetic carcinogenesis. It is proved that the activity of genes may be controlled by an external influence. The essence epigenetic gene regulation, activation of oncogenes, the relationship between the level of methylation and course of cancer and shows a brief description of the main methods of search methyl groups and epigenetic therapy.

How to Cite
Pylyponova, V., & Lyah, Y. (2017). Current concepts of mechanism of epigenomic car cinogenesis. Biomedical and Biosocial Anthropology, (24), 179-183. Retrieved from