Important publications – chicory root fibres.
Orafti® fibres (inulin, oligofructose/FOS) are sourced from the chicory root. They are not only among the most researched prebiotics, but also belong to the very few scientifically proven prebiotics. Several physiological health benefits are related to their fermentation in the large intestine. These include digestive health, bowel regularity, improved calcium absorption, weight and blood sugar management and improved calcium absorption. The most relevant scientific publications are provided here for a quick orientation.