Patent Number: 8,795,651

Title: Method of fortifying a foodstuff with sialic acid producing bacteria

Abstract: The present invention generally relates to the field of sialic acids, in particular to the field of sialic acid enriched food products and their uses. One embodiment of the present invention relates to a food product enriched with food-grade sialic acid producing bacteria and/or a fraction thereof containing sialic acid.

Inventors: Colarow; Ladislas N. A. (Piestany, SK), Jankovic; Ivana (Epalinges, CH), Sprenger; Norbert (Savigny, CH), Schmitt; Jeroen Antonius Johannes (Moudon, CH), Debeche; Takoua (Corseaux, CH)

Assignee: Nestec S.A.

International Classification: A61K 35/74 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018