The Role of Microbial Amino Acid Metabolism in Host Metabolism

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Evelien P. J. G. Neis ; Cornelis H. C. Dejong ; Sander S. Rensen (2015)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Nutrients, volume 7, issue 4, pages 2,930-2,946 (issn: 2072-6643, eissn: 2072-6643)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4425181, doi: 10.3390/nu7042930
  • Subject: Nutrition. Foods and food supply | TX341-641 | Review | amino acids | type 2 diabetes mellitus | short-chain fatty acids | gut microbiota | obesity

Disruptions in gut microbiota composition and function are increasingly implicated in the pathogenesis of obesity, insulin resistance, and type 2 diabetes mellitus. The functional output of the gut microbiota, including short-chain fatty acids and amino acids, are thoug... View more
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