CIRCLE investigators translate research for pediatricians, emphasize importance of efforts to prevent childhood leukemia.
There is a perception among the medical community at large and among pediatricians in particular, that the causes of childhood cancer are completely mysterious. However, in contrast to most [...]
CIRCLE investigators show how the inherited genetic code determines the impact that prenatal exposure to toxins has on DNA methylation in newborns.
Environmental exposures are known to influence epigenetics by introducing modifications to the outer surface of a DNA molecule that turn gene expression “on” or “off.” Epigenetic changes can [...]
A recent publication from CIRCLE researchers shows that Latino children are more likely to develop leukemia than non-Latino children.
CIRCLE Director, Catherine Metayer, and CIRCLE investigator, Alice Kang, show how parents' exposures to chemicals at work can affect their children's health.