Patent Number: 8,318,150

Title: Lactobacillus rhamnosus CNCM I-4096 and weight control

Abstract: The present invention generally relates to the field of obesity. In particular the present invention relates to the use of probiotics to support weight management and to treat or prevent obesity. One embodiment of the present invention relates to the use of Lactobacillus rhamnosus CNCM I-4096 for the preparation of a composition to support weight management, promote weight loss and/or to treat obesity.

Inventors: Arigoni; Fabrizio (Tokyo, JP), Darimont-Nicolau; Christian (Lausanne, CH), Mace; Catherine (Lausanne, CH)

Assignee: Nestec S.A.

International Classification: A01N 63/00 (20060101); C12N 1/20 (20060101); A23C 9/12 (20060101); A01N 63/02 (20060101); A61K 35/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-11-27 0:00:00