Bacteroidetes and Firmicutes levels in gut microbiota and effects of hosts TLR2/TLR4 gene expression levels in adult type 1 diabetes patients in Istanbul, Turkey

DEMİRCİ M., BAHAR TOKMAN H., Taner Z., Keskin F. E., Cagatay P., Bakar Y. O., ...More

JOURNAL OF DIABETES AND ITS COMPLICATIONS, vol.34, no.2, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Aim: The aim of this study was to determine and compare the levels of both Bacteroidetes and Firmicutes in the gut microbiota and TLR2/TLR4 gene expression in the blood of patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) and healthy individuals. These results may serve as a preliminary assessment to guide future research.