Marcel B Roberfroid

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Introducing inulin-type fructans
    Marcel B Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    Br J Nutr 93:S13-25. 2005
  2. ncbi Prebiotics: the concept revisited
    Marcel Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve B 1348, Belgium
    J Nutr 137:830S-7S. 2007
  3. ncbi Inulin-type fructans: functional food ingredients
    Marcel B Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, B 1348 Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    J Nutr 137:2493S-2502S. 2007
  4. ncbi Functional foods: concepts and application to inulin and oligofructose
    Marcel B Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Br J Nutr 87:S139-43. 2002
  5. ncbi Possible adjuvant cancer therapy by two prebiotics--inulin or oligofructose
    Henryk S Taper
    Unité de Pharmacocinétique, Metabolisme, Nutrition et Toxicologie, Universite Catholique de Louvain, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgium
    In Vivo 19:201-4. 2005
  6. ncbi Non-toxic potentiation of cancer radiotherapy by dietary oligofructose or inulin
    Henryk S Taper
    Unité Pharmacocinétique, Metabolisme, Nutrition et Toxicologie, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Avenue Em Mounier, 73, B 1200 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Anticancer Res 22:3319-23. 2002
  7. ncbi Dietary chicory inulin increases whole-body bone mineral density in growing male rats
    Marcel B Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, B 1348 Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    J Nutr 132:3599-602. 2002
  8. ncbi Probiotics and health. Foreword
    Marcel Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    Br J Nutr 88:S3-4. 2002
  9. ncbi Probiotics and prebiotics: why should the medical community pay attention?
    Marcel Roberfroid
    Emeritus Professor, Universite Catholique de Louvain, 7A Rue du RONDIA, B 1348, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    Drug Discov Today 8:1107-8. 2003

Collaborators

  • Henryk S Taper

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi Introducing inulin-type fructans
    Marcel B Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    Br J Nutr 93:S13-25. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi Prebiotics: the concept revisited
    Marcel Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve B 1348, Belgium
    J Nutr 137:830S-7S. 2007
    ..A prebiotic index is proposed, defined as "the increase in the absolute number of bifidobacteria expressed divided by the daily dose of prebiotic ingested."..
  3. ncbi Inulin-type fructans: functional food ingredients
    Marcel B Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, B 1348 Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    J Nutr 137:2493S-2502S. 2007
    ..Inulin-type fructans are thus functional food ingredients that are eligible for enhanced function claims, but, as more human data become available, risk reduction claims will become scientifically substantiated...
  4. ncbi Functional foods: concepts and application to inulin and oligofructose
    Marcel B Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Br J Nutr 87:S139-43. 2002
    ..The present proceedings review the scientific data available and, by reference to the concepts in functional food science, they assess the scientific evidence which will be used to substantiate health claims...
  5. ncbi Possible adjuvant cancer therapy by two prebiotics--inulin or oligofructose
    Henryk S Taper
    Unité de Pharmacocinétique, Metabolisme, Nutrition et Toxicologie, Universite Catholique de Louvain, 1200 Bruxelles, Belgium
    In Vivo 19:201-4. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi Non-toxic potentiation of cancer radiotherapy by dietary oligofructose or inulin
    Henryk S Taper
    Unité Pharmacocinétique, Metabolisme, Nutrition et Toxicologie, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Avenue Em Mounier, 73, B 1200 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Anticancer Res 22:3319-23. 2002
    ..The introduction of such non-toxic adjuvant treatment potentiating the effect of cancer radiotherapy in classical protocols of human cancer treatment appears to be possible and without any additional risk for the patients...
  7. ncbi Dietary chicory inulin increases whole-body bone mineral density in growing male rats
    Marcel B Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, B 1348 Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    J Nutr 132:3599-602. 2002
    ..This is the first report to demonstrate that chicory inulin not only increases calcium absorption but also increases mineral parameters in whole-body bones...
  8. ncbi Probiotics and health. Foreword
    Marcel Roberfroid
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    Br J Nutr 88:S3-4. 2002
  9. ncbi Probiotics and prebiotics: why should the medical community pay attention?
    Marcel Roberfroid
    Emeritus Professor, Universite Catholique de Louvain, 7A Rue du RONDIA, B 1348, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    Drug Discov Today 8:1107-8. 2003