Affiliation: Lund University
- Role of dietary beta-glucans in the prevention of the metabolic syndromeLieselotte Cloetens
Biomedical Nutrition, Pure and Applied Biochemistry, Centre for Applied Life Sciences at Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Nutr Rev 70:444-58. 2012..Such evidence should encourage increased efforts toward the development of β-glucan-containing functional foods and promote the intake of β-glucan-rich foods, with the aim of reducing healthcare costs and disease prevalence...
- A high intake of dietary fiber influences C-reactive protein and fibrinogen, but not glucose and lipid metabolism, in mildly hypercholesterolemic subjectsAnna Johansson-Persson
Biomedical Nutrition, Pure and Applied Biochemistry, Center for Applied Life Sciences, Lund University, P O Box 124, SE 22100, Lund, Sweden
Eur J Nutr 53:39-48. 2014..The aim of the study was to investigate how a diet high in dietary fiber, with several fiber sources included, modulates glucose and lipid metabolism and the inflammatory response in humans...