Epigenetics: How Genes and Environment Interact

NIH Director's Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series, April 18, 2012

Dr. Jirtle discusses the human health and disease implications of early developmental exposure to both chemical and physical agents, based on the potential for epigenetic alterations demonstrated in the viable yellow agouti mouse.

Posted July 31, 2012

 

Epigenetics and Why We Should Care

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, July 3, 2014

Each month, What's Next Health features leading thinkers to inspire us to think about the future of health and health care...

The Epigenome

NIEHS Partnerships for Environmental Public Health (PEPH), September 16, 2013

Prof. Jirtle speaks about how recent epigenetics research is leading to a new way of thinking about environmental exposures.

Discussion of Epigenetic Responses to Low Dose Radiation

International Dose-Response Society, UM-Amherst, June 28, 2013

Randy Jirtle and Ed Calabrese video presentation at the annual International Dose-Response Society meeting.

 

Destiny and DNA: Our Pliable Genome

World Science Festival, June 1, 2013

Professor Jirtle appears in a panel discussing the emerging field of epigenetics as they reveal the role our genetic markers play in steering our biol

Epigenetics: How Genes and Environment Interact

NIH Director's Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series, April 18, 2012

Dr. Jirtle discusses the human health and disease implications of early developmental exposure to both chemical and physical agents...

Duke Office Hours

James Todd, February 22, 2010

Dr. Jirtle discusses epigenetics and answers viewers' questions in a live interview. Part of Duke University's 'Office Hours' series.

 

Please Explain: Epigenetics

WNYC: Leonard Lopate, December 4, 2009

The new science of epigenetics is changing our understanding of heredity, identity, and disease...

Researcher of the Month

Jeffrey Bland, September 1, 2008

Dr. Jirtle speaks to Functional Medicine Update about epigenetics and Agouti mice.

Ghost in Your Genes

NOVA, October 16, 2007

NOVA documentary on epigenetics, featuring Dr. Jirtle discussing the potential for nutrition to alter the epigenome...