Qualitative Nitrogen Malnutrition Damages Gut and Alters Microbiome in Adult Mice. A Preliminary Histopathological Study

Corsetti G, Romano C, Pasini E, Testa C, Dioguardi FS.
Nutrients. 2021 Mar 26;13(4):1089. doi: 10.3390/nu13041089. PMID: 33810512 Free article.
We studied the effects of a special diet containing unbalanced EAAs/Non-EAAs ratio, providing excess of Non-EAAs, on the histopathology of gut epithelium and on the microbiome in adult mice, as model of qualitative malnutrition. Excess in Non-EAAs have unfavorable q …