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Prebiotics: Metabolism and Symbiotic Synergy with Probiotics in Promoting Health

By Nditange Shigwedha, Penny Hiwilepo-Van Hal, Li Jia, Liubov Sichel and Shuang Zhang

Submitted: October 18th 2015Reviewed: May 5th 2016Published: July 13th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/64091

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Nditange Shigwedha, Penny Hiwilepo-Van Hal, Li Jia, Liubov Sichel and Shuang Zhang (July 13th 2016). Prebiotics: Metabolism and Symbiotic Synergy with Probiotics in Promoting Health, Probiotics and Prebiotics in Human Nutrition and Health Venketeshwer Rao and Leticia G. Rao, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/64091. Available from:

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