Oral ingestion of the environmental toxicant trichlorethylene in rats induces alterations in the gut microbiome: Relevance to idiopathic Parkinson’s disease

Oral ingestion of the environmental toxicant trichlorethylene in rats induces alterations in the gut microbiome: Relevance to idiopathic Parkinson’s disease
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2022 Jul 29:116176. doi: 10.1016/j.taap.2022.116176. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTMicrobial alterations within the gut microbiome appear to be a common feature of individuals with Parkinson's disease (PD), providing further evidence for the role of the gut-brain axis in PD development. As a major site of contact with the environment, questions have emerged surrounding the cause and effect of ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2022-08-01By Neda M Ilieva