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1: Diabetes Care 2000 Jan;23(1):9-14 Related Articles, Books
Beneficial effects of viscous dietary fiber from Konjac-mannan in subjects with the insulin resistance syndrome: results of a controlled metabolic trial.
Vuksan V, Sievenpiper JL, Owen R, Swilley JA, Spadafora P, Jenkins DJ, Vidgen E, Brighenti F, Josse RG, Leiter LA, Xu Z, Novokmet R
Department of Nutritional Sciences, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Canada. v.vuksan@utoronto.ca

2: Clin Ter 1995 Apr;146(4):269-74 Related Articles, Books, LinkOut
Evaluation of the action of glucomannan on metabolic parameters and on the sensation of satiation in overweight and obese patients
Cairella M, Marchini G
Servizio Speciale di Dietologia, Policlinico Umberto I, Universita La Sapienza Roma.
The authors studied the behavior of body weight, blood glucose, total serum cholesterol, and hunger and satiety sensation. All the variables considered show that the low-calorie diet plus glucomannane is more effective than the low-calorie diet alone.

3: Am J Clin Nutr 1995 Mar;61(3):585-9 Related Articles, Books, LinkOut
Effect of short-term ingestion of konjac glucomannan on serum cholesterol in healthy men.
Arvill A, Bodin L
Department of Clinical Physiology and Occupational Medicine, Orebro Medical Centre Hospital, Sweden.
The results of this study show that GM is an effective cholesterol-lowering dietary adjunct.

4: G E N 1995 Jan-Mar;49(1):7-14 Related Articles, Books, LinkOut
Use of glucomannan dietary fiber in changes in intestinal habit
Marsicano LJ, Berrizbeitia ML, Mondelo A
Hospital Vargas de Caracas, Servicio de Gastroenterologia.

5: Med Hypotheses 2000 May;54(5):786-93 Related Articles, Books
Toward practical prevention of type 2 diabetes.
McCarty MF
Pantox Laboratories, San Diego, USA.