Submitted pursuant to Article 13(5) of Regulation (EC) N°1924/2006 on nutrition and health claim made on food, Nutraveris has just get a positive opinion for Nutriose® 06, a resistant dextrin made from wheat or maize starch, developed and commercialized by the French company Roquette Freres, one of the five world leaders in the starch manufacturing industry. The application, related to the reduction of post-prandial glycaemic response, provided six proprietary and unpublished clinical trials in accordance with EFSA requirements. In all these studies, the consumption of Nutriose® 06 was shown to induce a significant reduction post-prandial glycaemic and insulinaemic responses when compared with glucose.
This EFSA opinion demonstrates that Nutraveris expertise on health claim regulation, associated to the perfect characterization and scientific substantiation of Nutriose® 06 performed by Roquette Freres, has been the key of success for this health claim. As in the case of Nutriose® 06, Nutraveris prepares health claim application in close cooperation with its clients, in order to submit only applications with a real chance of getting an approval. Do not hesitate to contact our experts for any further information.