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PREBIOTIQUE [1 record]

Record 1 2009-03-24


Subject field(s)
  • Dietetics
  • Food Industries

A non-digestible food ingredient which stimulate the growth of lactobacii or bifidobacteria in the colon, thereby improving health.


  • Diététique
  • Industrie de l'alimentation

Ingrédient alimentaire non digestible qui exerce une action bénéfique sur la santé en stimulant sélectivement la croissance et/ou l'activité métabolique d'un nombre limité de bactéries de l'intestin.


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