Fermentation as the Principal Cause of the Physiological Activity of Indigestible Food Residue

  • Emile W. Hellendoorn


The vegetable kingdom is not only the object of research for the botanist, it also supplies the basic materials for the paper and textile industries, and provides food for animals and man. Since the research aspects differ, investigators in the various disciplines approach the plant each from his own field of activity.


Bile Acid Bile Salt Fiber Activity Secondary Bile Acid Neutral Sterol 
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  • Emile W. Hellendoorn
    • 1
  1. 1.Central Institute for Nutrition and Food ResearchZeistThe Netherlands

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