“Epigenetics has always been all the weird and wonderful things that can’t be explained by genetics.” Denise Barlow (Vienna, Austria).

“DNA is just a tape carrying information… Epigenetics is about the tape player.” Bryan Turner (Birmingham, UK)

“The hard disk(on a computer) is like DNA, and then the programs are like the epigenome.” Jörn Walter (Saarland, Germany) (Epigenome Network of Excellence.) (http://epigenome.eu/en/1,1,0)