Yeast fractions

Lesaffre Human Care provides yeast fractions (yeast cell walls and yeast extracts) intended for manufacturers in the field of food/dietary supplements and functional foods.

Yeast cell walls are obtained by the autolysis of Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeast. These yeast cell walls contain beta-1,3/1,6-glucan, a fibre that contributes to the proper functioning of the immune system.

Yeast extracts are obtained by the autolysis of yeast too. Among these yeast extracts, peptides is one of the most important.

The yeast fractions’ range contains the following products: