Effects of milk consumption containing A2 beta casein proteins only

Thursday, Feb 01, 2018

This randomized controlled trial in Chinese adults found consumption of milk containing only the A2 type of beta casein reduced symptoms of lactose intolerance, in comparison to milk that also contains A1 beta casein.

Reference:

Sun J, et al. Effects of milk containing on A2 beta casein versus milk containing both A1 and A2 beta casein proteins on gastrointestinal physiology, symptoms of discomfort, and cognitive behavior of people with self-reported intolerance to traditional cows’ milk. Nutr J. 2016;15:35.
 

Other article that you might be interested in:

Production of cow’s milk free from beta-casein A1 and application in early infant nutrition

Link to Publication: https://nutritionj.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12937-016-0147-z

Effects of milk consumption containing A2 beta casein proteins only

Thursday, Feb 01, 2018

This randomized controlled trial in Chinese adults found consumption of milk containing only the A2 type of beta casein reduced symptoms of lactose intolerance, in comparison to milk that also contains A1 beta casein.

Reference:

Sun J, et al. Effects of milk containing on A2 beta casein versus milk containing both A1 and A2 beta casein proteins on gastrointestinal physiology, symptoms of discomfort, and cognitive behavior of people with self-reported intolerance to traditional cows’ milk. Nutr J. 2016;15:35.
 

Other article that you might be interested in:

Production of cow’s milk free from beta-casein A1 and application in early infant nutrition

Link to Publication: https://nutritionj.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12937-016-0147-z


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