Identification of Anti-Inflammatory Gut Microbiota-Derived Metabolites in a Model of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.

Choi, Maria C.

The purpose of this Senior Honors Thesis was to investigate the role of gut microbiota-derived metabolites to mediate inflammation in the liver. Metabolites associated with both gut microbiota presence and inflammation were identified and their anti-inflammatory properties were tested in a model for Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).

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Undergraduate Honors Theses
Microbial metabolites.
Fatty liver.
Anti-inflammatory agents.
Tufts University. Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering.
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