Parkinson Stuttgart

Schlagwort: Tyrosin

Gut Bacteria Affect Metabolism of Levodopa

Levodopa, one of the main medicines used to treat Parkinson’s symptoms, can be converted into dopamine by gut bacteria, researchers report. The findings might explain why levodopa treatment is less effective in some… (weiter lesen)

Gut bacterial tyrosine decarboxylases restrict levels of levodopa

Abstract: Human gut microbiota senses its environment and responds by releasing metabolites, some of which are key regulators of human health and disease. In this study, we characterize gut-associated bacteria in their ability… (weiter lesen)