FlandersBio offers an up-to-date life sciences database with detailed information about all FlandersBio members.
FlandersBio beschikt over een geüpdate life sciences databank met een gedetailleerd overzicht van alle FlandersBio-ledenbedrijven.
ProDigest provides customized solutions to the operators in the market of food, functional food and pharmaceutical industry. They offer services in the field of gastrointestinal transit, bioavailability and metabolism of compounds based on the application of an extensive in vitro technology platform including a dynamic simulation model of the gastrointestinal tract. This technology platform is extended with expertise and access to animal trials and proof-of-concept human intervention studies.
ProDigest is a spin-off company from the Laboratory of Microbial Ecology and Technology (LabMET), located at Ghent University (Belgium) and was founded by dr. ir. Sam Possemiers, dr. Massimo Marzorati and dr. ir. Willy Verstraete.
ProDigest's services in the field of gastrointestinal transit, bioavailability and metabolism are based on the application of an extensive in vitro technology platform which was developed at LabMET and which is organized round a dynamic simulation model of the gastrointestinal tract, called the Simulator of the Human Intestinal Microbial Ecosystem (SHIME). This technology platform is combined with a wide range of in vitro assays, animal trials and proof-of-concept human intervention studies.
From in vitro to human studies, ProDigest offers a complete toolbox for gastrointestinal studies, to support your product development and functional food claim substantiation.