Effects of Antidiabetic Drugs on Gut Microbiota Composition

  title={Effects of Antidiabetic Drugs on Gut Microbiota Composition},
  author={Sophie A. Montandon and François R Jornayvaz},
Gut microbiota forms a catalog of about 1000 bacterial species; which mainly belong to the Firmicutes and Bacteroidetes phyla. Microbial genes are essential for key metabolic processes; such as the biosynthesis of short-chain fatty acids (SCFA); amino acids; bile acids or vitamins. It is becoming clear that gut microbiota is playing a prevalent role in… CONTINUE READING