IMO (Isomalto-oligosaccharides) is one kind of prebiotic that is able to improve gastrointestinal health and body health, which is derived from refined starch. IMO is a mixtrue of saccharides, including many saccharides like glucose, maltose, isomaltose, maltotriose, isomaltotriose, panose, maltotetraose, isomaltotetraose, etc,. But its key components are isomaltose, panose, isomaltotriose, and higher branched oligosaccharides.
Application IMO is white powdered starch sugar products through the role of the enzyme, after liquefaction, concentration, drying and a series of process of delication. With functions of water soluble dietary fiber, it can significantly improve the body bifidobacterium's proliferation. Its low calorific value can prevent the features such as dental caries.So it is a kind of functional oligosaccharide and is widely used widely Beverages,Dairy,Bakery foods ,Candy,Health food,Animal nutrition