[Inulin--potential prebiotic].

Abstract

INTRODUCTION Prebiotic factor, such as inulin, is able to stimulate the growth of bifidobacteria selectively at the expense of more putrefactive bacteria. Chemical structure--Inulin has been defined as carbohydrate material consisting of a (2-1) fructosyl-fructose links. Physical and chemical properties--Chicory inulin is available as white, odourless… (More)

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