Entries by Annette van Nieuwkoop

Scientific paper by NutriLeads shows that its plant-based RG-I food ingredients support immune function and modulate the microbiota

25 March 2021 First scientific data showing immune supportive properties of plant-based RG-I derived from bell pepper and carrot Study published in the “Nutrition, Immunity and Viral infection” special issue of the peer-reviewed journal, Nutrients Immune health is a top priority for today’s consumers with six in ten people looking for functional foods and beverages […]

Vacancy Translational Scientist

NutriLeads is looking for a translational scientist that expands the scientific evidence underpinning the health effects of our ingredients. Please go to: https://nutrileads.com/careers/

NutrEvent 2021

NutrEvent 2021 26 January – 27 January 2021 Lille, France Attending: Annick Mercenier

Jan Jongsma joined NutriLeads as VP Supply Chain & Operations

With effect from 16 November 2020 Jan Jongsma joined NutriLeads as VP Supply Chain & Operations. He has a broad experience in the global B-t-B Food and Pharma supply industries. And was active in senior management and executive roles in sourcing & trade, production, logistics, plant investment and procurement. For many years he has worked at FrieslandCampina […]

FI Europe Connect

FI Europe Connect 23 November – 4 December 2020 Virtual Summit Attending: Erik Dam

Publication of scientific results on gut microbiome modulation

One of NutriLeads’ health ingredients derived from carrot fibre, i.e. cRG-I, has been assessed for its prebiotic properties using an original combination of in vitro models that mimic parts of the human intestinal tract and the promising results have been published in a peer-reviewed scientific journal (Van den Abbeele et al, Nutrients 2020, 12(7), 1917; https://doi.org/10.3390/nu12071917). As expected […]

Changes NutriLeads’ Supervisory Board

Following the closing of Series B the composition of Nutrileads’ Supervisory Board has been changed. After nearly 5 years, Rudy Mareel stepped down as Chairman of the Board and Sanne Melles was selected as new Chairman. Nityen Lal joined the existing Board members, Florentine Fockema Andreae, Michel Briejer and Rob Beudeker who all remain in […]

Self-affirmed General Recognition of Safety for Xtramune™

NutriLeads has received positive feedback from an independent panel of experts that assessed the safety of its unique carrot-derived fiber that is specifically enriched for the rhamnogalacturonan-I pectin fraction, branded Xtramune™. It is NutriLeads’ first health ingredient planned for commercialization. The expertpanel concluded that the dossier, which reviews and summarizes all the available scientific evidence […]