AGFDSunday, March 25, 2007

8:30 AM-11:50 AM McCormick Place Lakeside -- Room E259, Level 2, Oral
Soluble Cellulose as Dietary Fiber in Human Nutrition and Health
Human Clinical Studies: Prevention of Metabolic Diseases
Organizers:Stephanie K. Lynch
Maciej Turowski
Wallace H. Yokoyama
8:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:35 AMDietary portfolio including viscous fibers to control serum cholesterol
David JA. Jenkins, Cyril WC. Kendall
9:15 AMEfficacy of hydroxypropylmethylcellulose in lowering blood cholesterol
Jennifer Dressman
9:45 AMHigh-viscosity hydroxypropylmethylcellulose: A promising agent for metabolic risk factor management
Kevin C. Maki
10:15 AMIntermission
10:35 AMDecreases in adiposity by viscous indigestible polysaccharides in rats
Daniel D Gallaher, Laura M. Freiburger, Julie-Anne Nazare
10:55 AMHuman health benefits from consumption of soluble fibers
Kay M. Behall
11:15 AMGlycemic index: Effect of fiber on postprandial glycemia
Cyril WC. Kendall, David JA. Jenkins
11:45 AMConcluding Remarks

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The 233rd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 25-29, 2007