Regulatory approval of the first human milk oligosaccharide (HMO) in Europe

  On the 27 st of March 2018, DuPont Nutrition & Health and Inbiose NV celebrated the regulatory approval of their first human milk oligosaccharide (HMO) ingredient for infant formula in the European market: 2’-fucosyllactose (2’-FL)! Human milk oligosaccharides, complex carbohydrates found in breast milk, are an important breakthrough innovation in infant formula, developing a Read more about Regulatory approval of the first human milk oligosaccharide (HMO) in Europe[…]

Article: Making Infant Formula More Like Mother’s Milk

Breast milk is the golden standard in nutrition for babies, but for all sorts of reasons, we also need infant formula as an alternative for breast milk. There are some mothers who simply can’t breastfeed or suffer from conditions where breast milk transmits disease. Sometimes a baby is not able to feed on the breast Read more about Article: Making Infant Formula More Like Mother’s Milk[…]

Save the date: RRB-14 (2018)

30 May – 1 June 2018 Ghent, Belgium The 14th edition of the International Conference on Renewable Resources & Biorefineries will take place in Ghent, Belgium from Wednesday 30 May until Friday 1 June, 2018. Based on the previous RRB conferences, this conference is expected to welcome about 350 international participants from over 30 countries. Read more about Save the date: RRB-14 (2018)[…]

Congratulations dr. ir. Tim Devlamynck!

Friday 27th October 2017, Tim successfully defended his PhD “Exploring the glucosylation potential of glucansucrases: From enzyme to product” at the University of Groningen and may now be called dr. ir. Devlamynck! He will continue his career as project coordinator at the Bio Base Europe Pilot Plant, located at the harbor of Ghent. Many congrats Read more about Congratulations dr. ir. Tim Devlamynck![…]

Everyone Ghent University

Sunday the 8th of October, was present at the event ‘Everyone Ghent University’, organised to celebrate the 200th birthday of UGent. More than 25.000 visitors passed by the 250 activities organized throughout the city of Ghent. Our presence at the Discovery Market did not go unnoticed! The next days several journals, among others De Morgen, Read more about Everyone Ghent University[…]