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Lentil (Lens culinaris Medikus): A Whole Food Rich in Prebiotic Carbohydrates to Combat Global Obesity

By Dil Thavarajah, Pushparajah Thavarajah, Casey R. Johnson and Shiv Kumar

Submitted: September 10th 2015Reviewed: February 17th 2016Published: October 19th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/62567

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