The influence of the human microbiome and probiotics on cardiovascular health

@inproceedings{Ettinger2014TheIO,
  title={The influence of the human microbiome and probiotics on cardiovascular health},
  author={Grace Ettinger and Kyle W. MacDonald and Gregor Reid and Jeremy P. Burton},
  booktitle={Gut microbes},
  year={2014}
}
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a major cause of death worldwide. Of the many etiological factors, microorganisms constitute one. From the local impact of the gut microbiota on energy metabolism and obesity, to the distal association of periodontal disease with coronary heart disease, microbes have a significant impact on cardiovascular health. In terms of… CONTINUE READING