Book , Print in English

Handbook of prebiotics

edited by Glenn R. Gibson, Marcel Roberfroid.
  • Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2008.
  • xvii, 485 pages : illustrations; 25 cm.
Subjects
Medical Subjects
Contents
  • General introduction: prebiotics in nutrition / M.B Roberfroid
  • Gastrointestinal microflora and interactions with gut mucosa / A.L. Wells, D.M.A. Saulnier, and G.R. Gibson
  • Prebiotics: concept: definition, criteria, methodologies, and products / M.B. Roberfroid
  • The prebiotic effect: review of experimental and human data / S. Kolida and G.R.Gibson
  • Effects of prebiotics on mineral absorption: mechanisms of action / I.J. Griffin & S.A. Abrams
  • Prebiotics and the absorption of minerals, a review of experimental and human data / K.M. Hawthorne & S.A. Abrams
  • Immune functions and mechanisms in the gastrointestinal tract / A. Dubert-Ferrandon, D.S. Newburg & W.A. Walker
  • Prebiotics and the immune system: review of experimental and human data / S. Seifert & B. Watzl
  • Triacylglycerols and cholesterol metabolism / M.Beylot, F. Forcheron & D. Letexier
  • Prebiotics and lipid metabolism: review of experimental and human data / N.M. Delzenne & A.M. Neyrinck --
  • Endocrinology of the gastro-intestinal tract and modulation of satiety: specific focus on glucagon like peptide-1 / R. Burcelin & P.D. Cani
  • Prebiotics and modulation of gastrointestinal peptides / P.D. Cani, R. Burcelin & C. Knauf
  • Designing studies and rodent models for studying prebiotics for colorectal cancer prevention / N.J. Emenaker & J.A. Milner
  • Colorectal cancer prevention: the role of prebiotics / A. Umar, N.J. Emenaker & J.A. Milner
  • Prebiotics and reduction of risk of carcinogenesis: review of experimental and human data / A. Klinder, M. Glei & B.L. Pool-Zobel
  • Prebiotics and cancer therapy / H.S. Taper & M.B. Roberfroid
  • Pathophysiology of inflammatory bowel diseases / F.Hoentjen & L. A. Dieleman
  • Prebiotics in inflammatory bowel diseases / F. Guarner
  • Prebiotics and infant nutrition / Y. Vandenplas ... [et al.]
  • Prebiotics and nutrition in the elderly: the concept of healthy aging / I.R. Rowland & C. Gill
  • Prebiotics and animal nutrition / J. Van Loo
  • Food applications of prebiotics / A. Franck
  • Prebiotics and food safety / G. Pascal
  • Concluding remarks / G.R Gibson & M.B. Roberfroid.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9780849381713 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 0849381711 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2007032997
  • OCLC: 165048453
  • OCLC: 165048453