29. Computational Methods in Toxicoepigenomics

  1. Saura C. Sahu
  1. Joo Chuan Tong

Published Online: 8 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118349045.ch29

Toxicology and Epigenetics

Toxicology and Epigenetics

How to Cite

Tong, J. C. (2012) Computational Methods in Toxicoepigenomics, in Toxicology and Epigenetics (ed S. C. Sahu), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118349045.ch29

Editor Information

  1. Division of Toxicology, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration, Laurel, Maryland, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Biochemistry, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119976097

Online ISBN: 9781118349045



  • computational methods in toxicoepigenomics;
  • toxicoepigenomics, epigenome and effects on toxic environment;
  • bioinformatics tools, key experiments/formulation of testable hypotheses;
  • molecular databases, information, biological sequence analysis;
  • DNA methylation databases, covalent, and epigenetic/histone database;
  • NCBI's GEO, major data source for high-throughput gene expression data;
  • bioinformatics as key driver, enabler in emerging field of toxicoepigenomics


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Data sources

  • Computational tools

  • Conclusion

  • References