Article Abstract

Increased circulating choline, L-carnitine and TMAO levels are related to changes in adiposity during weight loss: role of the gut microbiota?

Authors: Ellen E. Blaak, Emanuel E. Canfora


The gut microbiome has been increasingly recognized as contributor to the development of obesity and associated disorders such as cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes mellitus and several forms of cancers (1,2).