English   español  
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/88890
logo share SHARE   Add this article to your Mendeley library MendeleyBASE
Visualizar otros formatos: MARC | Dublin Core | RDF | ORE | MODS | METS | DIDL | DATACITE
Exportar a otros formatos:


A fibre rich product obtained from cocoa husk induces hypotensive and hypoglycaemic effects in moderately hypercholesterolemic humans.

AuthorsSarriá, Beatriz ; Mateos, Raquel ; Sierra-Cinos, J. L.; Goya, Luis ; García-Diz, L.; Bravo, Laura
Issue Date26-Oct-2011
Citation11th European Nutrition Conference
AbstractIntroduction: The health benefils of dietary fibre and polyphenols in reducing cardiovascular risk have been evidenced, Cocoa husks are an excellent source 01' both components and a considerable byproducl. Objectives: A fibre rich cocoa product (FRCP) has been produ­ ced from cocoa husks and lhis sludy assessed if its regular consump­ tion may be a stralegy to improve cardiovascular heallh stalus, MethodlDesign: A free-living, two-month-Iong intervenlion \Vas carried out in 21 volunteers who consumed lwo servings 01' FRCP, which provided 12g of dietary fibre and 283mg 01' soluble polyphenols, daily, Subjects were moderately hypercholeslerolemic, Conclusions: To recommend the use of lhe non alcoholic beer, dues 10 ils conlenl in hop wilh sedalive action, which incrcJscs lhe quality of night sleep
Appears in Collections:(ICTAN) Comunicaciones congresos
Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
362135.pdf1,6 MBUnknownView/Open
Show full item record
Review this work

WARNING: Items in Digital.CSIC are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.