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The ANTIDIABETIC FOOD CENTRE (AFC) is a VINN Excellence Centre in Research and Innovation at Lund University. The Centre is a joint venture between Lund University, Region Skåne and industry partners. AFC was established in 2007 and has a duration of 10 years. The total investment is expected to exceed 22 MEuro.

Business concept

To prevent diabetes through innovative food concepts by joint venture research and promotion of science-based business activities.

Our vision

To be the leading centre of the development of research-based antidiabetic food concepts.

Our mission

To prevent diabetes with food.

AFC News

Welcome to our seminar on 23 April

Prof Nathalie Delzenne: Novel concepts in the  management of malnutrition..
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Dissertation on 24 April

Elin Johansson will defend her doctoral thesis "Barley and Legume Products Beneficially...
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Volunteers for research study

We will start a new research study and are looking for volunteers...
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Beneficial Metabolic Effects of Berries

Interesting results on effects of polyphenol have been published in Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism...
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AFC research in Woman's World

In the popular magazine Woman's World Elin Johansson explains how barley...
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Can I blame my gut bacteria?

At a diabetic seminar AFC researcher Frida Fåk gave a lecture on the gut bacteria's effect on the health..
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More news:

Highly Accessed articles

Top articles on GI and dietary fibre

AFC in popular science broadcasting
European Congress on Obesity in Lyon
Multifunctional Antiinflammatory Diet, a Highly Accessed article
Antidiabetic Food Seminar 23 January 2012
The 2012 Whole Grain Summit Award  
Food Portfolio Seminar 



Last modified 15 Apr 2014

Innovative Food
folder Innovative Food

Presentation folder of Antidiabetic Food Centre "Innovative Food"  (pdf 391 kB - new window).
Or order a copy of the AFC folder by sending an e-mail to ingrid.ristilammi@ffsc.lu.se

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