Probiotics and Prebiotics

Probiotics are generally the beneficial bacteria, whereas prebiotics are food for these bacteria. Probiotics includes live bacteria that are found in certain foods or supplements. They can provide numerous health benefits as well. Prebiotics are those substances which comes from types of carbs (mostly fiber) that humans can't digest. The beneficial bacteria in our gut eat this fiber. The gut bacteria, collectively referred to as the gut flora or gut microbiota, perform many important functions in the human body and which are very beneficial to us. Eating balanced amounts of both probiotics and prebiotics can help ensure we have right balance of these bacteria, which should improve our health in different ways.

  • Track 1-1 Types of prebiotics
  • Track 2-2 Benefits of prebiotics and probiotics
  • Track 3-3 Foods with probiotics
  • Track 4-4 Gut microbiome
  • Track 5-5 Prebiotic supplements
  • Track 6-6 Metabolic disorder
  • Track 7-7 Emerging and novel prebiotics

Related Conference of Microbiology