Professionnals
area
General
public access

News

Voir

Plasma bacterial metabolites as biomarkers for atherosclerosis

Cardiovascular diseases, which are a major cause of death, are most often caused by atherosclerosis. To deal with this issue, an American study on the microbiota provides additional data to better understand this disease. Objective: to better identify its underlying mechanisms in order to improve fo...
Voir

The role of the gut mycobiome in atherosclerosis

Although it may seem hazardous to try to find a connection between gut mycobiota and atherosclerosis – the primary cause of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in the world –, a team of researchers attempted to determine its role in carotid atherosclerosis.   A group of Spanish re...
Voir

TMAO and cardiovascular risk in type 2 diabetes mellitus with chronic kidney disease renal failure

In patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease, dysbiosis in the intestinal microbiota causes an increase in serum levels of trimethylamine-N-oxide (TMAO), a cardiovascular risk factor.   TMAO is naturally produced from TMA (trimethylamine) when intestinal bacteria b...
  1. 1

Pages

Voir

Atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis is characterized by the formation of atheromatous plaques which clog arteries. Microbiota plays a role in this disease, particularly in plaque formation and rupture.
  1. 1

Publications

Medias