"Methylation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Addition of methyl groups. In histo-chemistry methylation is used to esterify carboxyl groups and remove sulfate groups by treating tissue sections with hot methanol in the presence of hydrochloric acid. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Methylation".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Methylation".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Methylation" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Methylation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.