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“Grejen med havregrynsgröt”

Listen to the interview with Cecilia Tullberg, WP leader in ScanOats, in the very well-known radio program Meny. “Grejen med havregrynsgröt” https://sverigesradio.se/avsnitt/grejen-med-havregrynsgrot

ScanOats utvecklar havre i alla led

Read the interview with Leif Bülow, ScanOats CEO, in the magazine Cerealier, no. 4 2023.  This issue is also largely dedicated to oats and the latest in oat research.  Read the article here (.pdf)

Ny process för att skapa fiberrik havredryck

Siri Norlander, who recently received her PhD, has been interviewed in the journal Cerealier about her research on the dietary fibre arabinoxylan found in oats. Ny process för att skapa fiberrik havredryck (sida 20)

Harvesting the Heath Potentials of Oat Fibre : Xylanase bioprocessing of arabinoxylan

Popular science summary Unhealthy eating habits are a growing threat to global health, as it increases the risk of obesity and diet related diseases such as cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, and cancer. One contributing factor to this is that we are eating too little...

Controlling Fusarium head blight in oat

Popular summary Oats (Avena sativa) are a versatile cereal crop cultivated worldwide. Accounting for 2% of global grain production, they rank as the seventh most important cereal. Approximately 23 million tonnes of oat grain is produced annually, with the majority...

Annotating and making use of the Avena sativa cv. Sang reference genome

Oats is an important crop used to feed both humans and animals. Many people eat oat products daily, and regular consumption of oat beta-glucans is known to lower the risk of heart disease. In spite of this, the full genetic sequence of oats has been unknown until...

2nd Food Oats Conference, hosted by ScanOats, 19-21 June, Lund

ScanOats hosted the 2nd Food Oats Conference which took place 19-21 of June in Lund, Sweden. The Food Oats Conference was initiated by VVT, Finland, in 2021 and was held remotely due to the restrictions during the pandemic. In total, 110 participants from academic and industry registered for the 2nd Food Oats conference. Most of the participants were based in the Nordic countries, but also people from Germany, UK, Ireland, the Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, Latvia, and US travelled to Lund to experience the event.

The 11th International OAT conference was held in October 2022 in Perth, Australia.

Photo: 11th International OAT conference Text. Lieselotte CloetensScanOats scientists and students were present at the 11th International OAT conference which took place in October 2022 in Perth, Australia and was hosted by Grain Industry Association of Western...

​The Swedish journal Cerealier

The Swedish journal Cerealier (no.01/2022) has interviewed Martin Hedström, researcher and Inger Ahldén, research coordinator at ScanOats, about the newly installed pilot process line for wet milling of oat (in Swedish)…

Meet ScanOats work packages leaders

Meet ScanOats work packages leaders Sofia Marmon, Alfredo Zambrano, Johanna Wetterlind (not pictured), Cecilia Tullberg, Lieselotte Cloetens and Martin Hedström…

2nd Food Oats Conference, hosted by ScanOats, 19-21 June, Lund

2nd Food Oats Conference, hosted by ScanOats, 19-21 June, Lund

ScanOats hosted the 2nd Food Oats Conference which took place 19-21 of June in Lund, Sweden. The Food Oats Conference was initiated by VVT, Finland, in 2021 and was held remotely due to the restrictions during the pandemic. In total, 110 participants from academic and industry registered for the 2nd Food Oats conference. Most of the participants were based in the Nordic countries, but also people from Germany, UK, Ireland, the Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, Latvia, and US travelled to Lund to experience the event.

​The Swedish journal Cerealier

​The Swedish journal Cerealier

The Swedish journal Cerealier (no.01/2022) has interviewed Martin Hedström, researcher and Inger Ahldén, research coordinator at ScanOats, about the newly installed pilot process line for wet milling of oat (in Swedish)…

Meet ScanOats work packages leaders

Meet ScanOats work packages leaders

Meet ScanOats work packages leaders Sofia Marmon, Alfredo Zambrano, Johanna Wetterlind (not pictured), Cecilia Tullberg, Lieselotte Cloetens and Martin Hedström…

Havrens hela genuppsättning publicerat i tidskriften Nature

Nu har forskare på ScanOats och CropTailor i Lund kartlagt och karakteriserat havrens hela genuppsättning. Det har redan nu resulterat i havre som är mer hälsosamt och kan odlas på ett mer miljömässigt hållbart sätt. Genanalyser stärker också bevisen för att havre är...

Oat Polar Lipids Improve Cardiometabolic Related Markers after Breakfast and a Subsequent Standardized Lunch: A Randomized Cross over Study in Healthy Young Adults

Oat Polar Lipids Improve Cardiometabolic Related Markers after Breakfast and a Subsequent Standardized Lunch: A Randomized Cross over Study in Healthy Young Adults

Scientists Mukul Hossain, Lieselotte Cloetens, Anne Nilsson and Juscelino Tovar, all working in ScanOats work package Oat diet for disease prevention, presents their research in the article Oat Polar Lipids Improve Cardiometabolic Related Markers after Breakfast and a Subsequent Standardized Lunch: A Randomized Cross over Study in Healthy Young Adults, published in Nutrients…