Special Issue "Dietary Fiber and Nutrition"
A special issue of Nutrients (ISSN 2072-6643).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (28 February 2013)
Dr. Nancy Turner
Department of Nutrition and Food Science, Faculty of Nutrition, Texas A&M University, Rm. 212C Kleberg Bldg., 2253 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843-2253, USA
Interests: colon cancer; inflammatory bowel disease; bioactive compounds; dietary fiber; apoptosis; microbiota
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- intestinal health
- Gut microbiota
- cardiovascular disease
Article: Soluble Fiber Dextrin and Soluble Corn Fiber Supplementation Modify Indices of Health in Cecum and Colon of Sprague-Dawley Rats
Nutrients 2013, 5(2), 396-410; doi:10.3390/nu5020396
Received: 28 November 2012; in revised form: 18 January 2013 / Accepted: 21 January 2013 / Published: 4 February 2013| Download PDF Full-text (409 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Article: Short Term (14 Days) Consumption of Insoluble Wheat Bran Fibre-Containing Breakfast Cereals Improves Subjective Digestive Feelings, General Wellbeing and Bowel Function in a Dose Dependent Manner
Nutrients 2013, 5(4), 1436-1455; doi:10.3390/nu5041436
Received: 28 February 2013; in revised form: 7 April 2013 / Accepted: 9 April 2013 / Published: 22 April 2013| Download PDF Full-text (579 KB)
Nutrients 2013, 5(5), 1471-1487; doi:10.3390/nu5051471
Received: 27 February 2013; in revised form: 30 March 2013 / Accepted: 16 April 2013 / Published: 29 April 2013| Download PDF Full-text (793 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Review: Peculiarities of Enhancing Resistant Starch in Ruminants Using Chemical Methods: Opportunities and Challenges
Nutrients 2013, 5(6), 1970-1988; doi:10.3390/nu5061970
Received: 1 March 2013; in revised form: 19 April 2013 / Accepted: 22 May 2013 / Published: 4 June 2013| Download PDF Full-text (676 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Article: The Role of Viscosity and Fermentability of Dietary Fibers on Satiety- and Adiposity-Related Hormones in Rats
Nutrients 2013, 5(6), 2093-2113; doi:10.3390/nu5062093
Received: 2 April 2013; in revised form: 28 May 2013 / Accepted: 29 May 2013 / Published: 7 June 2013| Download PDF Full-text (268 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Article: Impact of Short Term Consumption of Diets High in Either Non-Starch Polysaccharides or Resistant Starch in Comparison with Moderate Weight Loss on Indices of Insulin Sensitivity in Subjects with Metabolic Syndrome
Nutrients 2013, 5(6), 2144-2172; doi:10.3390/nu5062144
Received: 6 March 2013; in revised form: 6 May 2013 / Accepted: 28 May 2013 / Published: 10 June 2013| Download PDF Full-text (549 KB)
Last update: 13 June 2012