The FibeBiotics Consortium

Goal

 

Hypotheses

 

Main objectives

  • Perform biochemical analysis to study compounds, effect of processing, and structure-function relations
  • Develop standardized in vitro screening methods for classification of polysaccharides and support product design
  • Use dedicated in vivo and ex vivo analyses to study mechanisms of action and to validate biomarkers
  • Use and validate this knowledge in an intervention study based on elderly subjects