Trimethylamine N-Oxide : The Good, the Bad and the Unknown

Trimethylamine N-oxide (TMAO) is a small colorless amine oxide generated from choline, betaine, and carnitine by gut microbial metabolism. It accumulates in the tissue of marine animals in high concentrations and protects against the protein-destabilizing effects of urea. Plasma level of TMAO is det...

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Published in:Toxins, Vol. 8, No. 11 (2016)
Main Author: Velasquez, Manuel T
Other Involved Persons: Ramezani, Ali ; Manal, Alotaibi ; Raj, Dominic S
Format: electronic Article
Item Description:Date Completed 06.11.2017
Date Revised 13.11.2018
published: Electronic
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
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