Effect of prebiotics of emotional wellbeing

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This project consists of three human intervention studies that will study the prebiotic effect of galacto-oligosaccharides on emotion regulation abilities at the behavioural and brain level in children, adolescents and young adults. complemented by gut microbiome profiling.

This project is conducted in collaboration with our industrial partner FrieslandCampina Ingredients, The Netherlands and the BUG group Surrey. For further background reading please see here, or check out the clinical trials protocol for study 1 (NCT03835468).

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