Epigenetics and the vaginal microbiome: Influence of the microbiota on the histone deacetylase level in vaginal epithelial cells from pregnant women Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
  • Ovarian Neoplasms

abstract

  • We propose that the composition of the vaginal microbiome and level of D-lactic acid, by influencing the HDAC1 level in vaginal epithelial cells, may epigenetically contribute to variations in the concentration of compounds in vaginal fluid.

publication date

  • April 2019

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.23736/S0026-4784.18.04322-8

PubMed ID

  • 30318873

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 171

end page

  • 175

volume

  • 71

number

  • 2