Every year the ESPGHAN Annual Meeting attracts the key opinion leaders in the field of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition from all around the world, making the congress the largest conference of its kind.
Arla Foods Ingredients will be present as well showcasing our Lacprodan® MFGM-10. Phospholipids and gangliosides are important components in neuronal and cognitive development and by adding Lacprodan® MFGM-10, to an infant formula it will be possible to get closer to the phospholipid profile found in human milk. A recent study1 has shown that infants formula supplemented with Lacprodan® MFGM-10 results in significantly improved cognitive development among formula-fed infants at year one compared to a standard formula.
1) This study has been performed by Hero.
Arla Foods Ingredients supports the WHO recommendation for exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of an infant’s life and continued breastfeeding up to the age of two or beyond in combination with nutritionally appropriate complementary foods.