Author archive for CCC

  • Feb052017

    Science in focus: How carbohydrates make infant formula more like human breast milk

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    University of Groningen scientists have discovered how a class of carbohydrates (galactooligosaccharides, GOS) helps infant formula to stimulate the gut…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Feb022017

    Open CCC Symposium 2017

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    Open CCC Symposium Friday 21 April 2017 Location: Hampshire Plaza Hotel Groningen   09.30 h.   Registration, coffee/tea 10.00 h.   Opening…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Jan302017

    New Call for Proposals is open!

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    The NWO-CCC Partnership Programme wants to stimulate effective collaboration between academia and industry on the role of carbohydrates in human…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Dec202016

    Chinese PhD students available for dairy research

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    The Chinese Scholarship Council provides scholarships for Chinese PhD’s who want to do their degree studies abroad. In recent years,…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Dec202016

    Progress meeting CarboKinetics

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    On 25 November, the first progress meeting of the CCC-NWO program CarboKinetics was held at the head offices of Agrifirm…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Dec202016

    Company spotlight: Agrifirm Innovation Center

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    The Agrifirm Innovation Center is an independent company doing research for Agrifirm Feed companies. They are a partner in the…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Dec192016

    Science in focus: Human Milk Oligosaccharides hit the market

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    This year saw a breakthrough in the commercial application of Human Milk Oligosaccharides (HMOs) in infant formula. Several companies announced…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Nov022016

    CCC CarboHealth meeting at AVEBE

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    On Tuesday November 1st, all partners in the CCC-research programme CarboHealth (funded by Topsector AgriFood and 6 industrial partners) gathered…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Oct282016

    New members in the CCC Management Team

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    The CCC Management team welcomes Wim Huizinga as business manager and Janneke Krooneman as project manager. Both started working for…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Oct282016

    Science in focus

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    In each aCCCent newsletter, we highlight an interesting paper on carbohydrate research. In this issue a comprehensive overview of the…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center