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Erratum to: The 2014 Beatson international cancer conference: powering the cancer machine

Cancer & Metabolism20142:127

https://doi.org/10.1186/s40170-014-0127-8

Received: 16 December 2014

Accepted: 16 December 2014

Published: 23 December 2014

The original article was published in Cancer & Metabolism 2014 2:25

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Anne Brunet (Stanford University) discussed the metabolic regulation of aging using the C. elegans model. She focused on histone methylation as deficiencies in trimethylation of histone 3 at lysine 4 (H3K4me3) were found to increase lifespan. Regulation of H3K27me3 was also involved in lifespan determination. Brunet further discussed the importance of fat metabolism, in particular the different type of fatty acids, in H3K4me3-deficient worms and how this relates to longevity.

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Authors’ Affiliations

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Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute and Institute of Cancer Sciences, University of Glasgow, Garscube Estate

References

  1. Kamphorst JJ, Murphy DJ: The 2014 Beatson International Cancer Conference: Powering the Cancer Machine. Cancer and Metabolism. 2014, 2: 25-10.1186/2049-3002-2-25.View ArticlePubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

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