This article is part of a special issue on epigenomics.
Surveying the epigenomic landscape, one base at a time
1 Basic Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N., Seattle, WA 98109, USA
2 Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N., Seattle, WA 98109, USA
Genome Biology 2012, 13:250 doi:10.1186/gb-2012-13-10-250Published: 22 October 2012
Epigenomics, the determination of epigenetic landscapes on a genome-wide scale, has progressed at an astounding rate over the past decade. Recent technological developments have enabled base-pair resolution of various epigenomic features, leading to new insights into epigenetic regulation.