Production of galacto-oligosaccharides

Frederic Benjamins (Inventor), Linqiu Cao (Inventor), Antonius Augustinus Broekhuis (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


The invention relates to the enzymatic preparation of galacto-oligosaccharides (GOS). Provided is a method for preparing GOS from lactose, comprising (i) contacting a lactose feed with immobilized beta- galactosidase (EC and (ii) allowing for GOS synthesis, wherein said lactose feed is an aqueous slurry of crystalline lactose.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO2015034356
Priority date05/09/2013
Publication statusPublished - 12-Mar-2015

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