Video Teaser: Human Milk Oligosaccharides: just a Sugar or Nature’s secret Weapon

person Clemens Kunz
Topic(s): Gut Microbiota



Besides lactose and fat, human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) belong to the third most abundant group of milk components. Their monosaccharide composition and linkages are rather unique. Hence, HMOs are currently the most important nutritional gap between human milk and infant formula. Today, we are at the beginning of a new era as the large scale production of HMOs is possible and clinical studies are currently performed.


This is a video teaser with key points of the presentation of  Professor Clemens Kunz during the NNI Satellite Symposia at IS3P 2016. Click in the link below if you want to see Professor Clemens Kunz’s full talk: