Vera Schuhmann

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Treatment of adult rats with intracerebroventricularly (i.c.v.) injected streptozotocin (STZ) may provide a relevant animal model of chronic neuronal dysfunction that is characterized by a decrease in both the neuronal metabolism of glucose and the formation of energy. The present study was designed to evaluate whether or not rats treated with triplicate(More)
Elevated serum trimethylamine-N-oxide (TMAO) was previously reported to be associated with an elevated risk for cardiovascular events. TMAO originates from the microbiota-dependent breakdown of food-derived phosphatidylcholine (PC) to trimethylamine (TMA), which is oxidized by hepatic flavin-containing monooxygenases to TMAO. Our aim was to investigate the(More)
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