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Scalable packet digesting schemes for IP traceback
Identifying the sources of an attack is an important task in the Internet security area. An attack could consist of a large number of packet streams generated by many compromised slaves that consumeExpand
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Clinical manifestations, course, and outcome of patients with neutralizing anti-interferon-γ autoantibodies and disseminated nontuberculous mycobacterial infections
AbstractNeutralizing anti-interferon-&ggr; autoantibody (nAIGA)-associated immunodeficiency is an emerging medical issue worldwide. In the present study, we describe and discuss the clinical featuresExpand
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Identification of TMAO-producer phenotype and host–diet–gut dysbiosis by carnitine challenge test in human and germ-free mice
Objective The gut microbiota-derived metabolite, trimethylamine N-oxide (TMAO) plays an important role in cardiovascular disease (CVD). The fasting plasma TMAO was shown as a prognostic indicator ofExpand
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Optimization of fecal sample processing for microbiome study - The journey from bathroom to bench.
Although great interest has been displayed by researchers in the contribution of gut microbiota to human health, there is still no standard protocol with consensus to guarantee the sample quality ofExpand
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Oxidative Stress and Antioxidants in Atherosclerosis Development and Treatment
Atherosclerosis can be regarded as chronic inflammatory disease affecting the arterial wall. Despite the recent progress in studying the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis, some of the pathogenicExpand
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Dietary allicin reduces transformation of L-carnitine to TMAO through impact on gut microbiota
Trimethylamine N-oxide (TMAO) was recently discovered as a novel and independent risk factor for promoting atherosclerosis while it has been found to be generated from dietary carnitine throughExpand
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Diet Supplementation with Allicin Protects against Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Mice by Improving Anti-inflammation and Antioxidative Functions.
This study investigated the liver-protective effects of allicin, an active compound in fresh garlic, against alcoholic fatty liver disease (AFLD) and liver inflammation. Its effects were investigatedExpand
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Signaling Pathways and Key Genes Involved in Regulation of foam Cell Formation in Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis is associated with acute cardiovascular conditions, such as ischemic heart disease, myocardial infarction, and stroke, and is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide.Expand
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Comparison of radiological measures for diagnosing flatfoot
Background In the Taiwanese military, flatfoot is indicated by a calcaneal-fifth metatarsal angle (arch angle) ≥165°. However, the arch angle is not always easily defined. Purpose To assessExpand
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Evaluation and Optimization of Sample Handling Methods for Quantification of Short-Chain Fatty Acids in Human Fecal Samples by GC-MS.
The gut microbiota has attracted a great deal of interest in recent years due to its association with many diseases. Short-chain fatty acids (SCFAs), the end products of dietary fiber fermentation byExpand
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