The Role of Microbial Amino Acid Metabolism in Host Metabolism
Evelien P. J. G. Neis
Cornelis H. C. Dejong
Sander S. Rensen
- Publisher: MDPI AG
(issn: 2072-6643, eissn: 2072-6643)
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...