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BENEO at 12th International Congress of Obesity (ICO)

“Weight Management and the role of carbohydrates” is the title of the BENEO-Institute symposium at the 12th International Congress on Obesity, taking place 17 - 20 March 2014 in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia).
At the 12th International Congress on Obesity (ICO) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, experts will be gathering to discuss the increasing prevalence of obesity in Asia and how to respond to the increasing health burdens related to obesity. The symposoium of BENEO-Institute provides scientifically substantiated insights on how blood sugar control and prebiotic fibres can support weight control and weight management.

Our Contribution

BENEO sponsored symposium

“Weight management and the role of carbohydrates”
Tuesday, 18 March, 5:30 – 7:00 pm

  • Dr. Stephan Theis
    BENEO-Institute, Germany
    Physiological diversity of carbohydrates
  • Prof. Jeyakumar Henry
    Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences, Singapore
    Recent advances on the role of low glycaemic carbohydrates in weight management
  • Prof. Nathalie Delzenne
    Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    Interaction of prebiotic inulin-type fructans with the gut microbiota - from mechanism to human nutrition

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