Research Studies

Alfa MJ, Strang D, Tappia PS, Olson N, DeGagne P, Bray D, Murray BL, Hiebert B. A Randomized Placebo Controlled Clinical Trial to Determine the Impact of Digestion Resistant Starch MSPrebiotic® on Glucose, Insulin, and Insulin Resistance in Elderly and Mid-Age Adults. Front Med (Lausanne). 2018. Jan 22;4:260. DOI: 10.3389/fmed.2017.00260.

Bush JR and Alfa MJ. Decreasing levels of Sporacetigenium correlate with improved diabetic parameters in healthy adults consuming MSPrebiotic® digestion resistant starch. J Aging Res Clin Practice 2018. 7:176-180. http://dx.doi.org/10.14283/jarcp.2018.28.

Rideout TC, Harding SV, Raslawsky A, Rempel CB.  Dietary Resistant Starch Supplementation Increases High-Density Lipoprotein Particle Number in Pigs Fed a Western Diet.  J Diet Suppl. 2017 May 4;14(3):334-345.  DOI: 10.1080/19390211.2016.1229371.

Alfa MJ, Strang D, Tappia PS, Graham M, Van Domselaar G, Forbes JD, Laminman V, Olson N, DeGagne P, Bray D, Murray BL, Dufault B, Lix LM.  A randomized trial to determine the impact of a digestion resistant starch composition on the gut microbiome in older and mid-age adults.  Clin Nutr. 2017 Mar 31. pii: S0261-5614(17)30116-4. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2017.03.025.

Heo JM, Agyekum AK, Yin YL, Rideout TC, Nyachoti CM.  Feeding a diet containing resistant potato starch influences gastrointestinal tract traits and growth performance of weaned pigs.  J Anim Sci. 2014 Sep; 92(9):3906-13. DOI: 10.2527/jas.2013-7289.

Bhandari SK, Nyachoti CM, Krause DO. Raw potato starch in weaned pig diets and its influence on postweaning scours and the molecular microbial ecology of the digestive tract. J Anim Sci. 2009. Mar;87(3):984-93. doi: 10.2527/jas.2007-0747.