Galactooligosaccharide (GOS) Changes Fatty Acid Composition, Reduces Branched Short-Chain Fatty Acids, Ammonium in Colonic Fermentation Model

Researchers examined the effect of Bimuno® Galactooligosaccharides (GOS) on the composition and activity of the colonic microbiota using short-term colonic incubations, observing effects on metabolite production, including increased SCFA production…

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Australian Trial Examines Impact of HAMSAB (Resistant Starch-based) Prebiotic and Patients with High Blood Pressure

According to an Australian study published in the journal Nature Cardiovascular Research, researchers examined the effect of 40 grams of a resistant starch called HAMSAB ( prebiotic acetylated and butyrylated high-amylose…

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Mushrooms blend dose-dependently increases butyrate production by the gut microbiota

Mushrooms blend dose-dependently increases butyrate production by the gut microbiota Researchers at the Netherland’s Maastricht University examined the effect of a predigested blend of 3 mushrooms at three doses (0.5,…

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