This article is part of a special issue on epigenomics.
Balance of DNA methylation and demethylation in cancer development
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Genome Biology 2012, 13:173 doi:10.1186/gb-2012-13-10-173Published: 23 October 2012
Genome-wide 5-hydroxymethylome analysis of a rodent hepatocarcinogen model reveals that 5-hydroxymethylcytosine-dependent active DNA demethylation may be functionally important in the early stages of carcinogenesis.