Delimitation Problems in Definition and Analysis of Dietary Fiber

  • Asp Nils-Georg
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 270)


The debate on dietary fiber definition and analysis has been much focused recently on “resistant starch” and lignin (1–3). However, a number of other delimitation problems have to be considered as well, including several more or less enzyme resistant fractions of starch.


Resistant Starch Maillard Reaction Product Dietary Fiber Content Starch Fraction Sugar Beet Fiber 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Asp Nils-Georg
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  1. 1.Applied Nutrition Chemical CenterLund UniversityLundSweden

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