Diet-Microbiota Interactions Mediate Global Epigenetic Programming in Multiple Host Tissues: Molecular Cell

“Highlights
•Gut microbiota alter host histone acetylation and methylation in multiple tissues
•Western diet suppresses microbiota-driven SCFA production and chromatin effects
•SCFAs recapitulate microbiota-driven chromatin and transcriptional effects. […]”

http://www.cell.com/molecular-cell/abstract/S1097-2765(16)30670-0?_returnURL=http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1097276516306700%3Fshowall%3Dtrue