Tag: TMAO

Image: PD/CDC 1. Gut microbes appear to play a role in producing the metabolite trimethylamine-N-oxide (TMAO) from dietary choline.  2. Elevated fasting TMAO levels are associated with an increased risk of death, stroke or heart attack.   Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)  Study Rundown: This group has previously reported data from animal models suggesting...