159th ACNFP Meeting

Last updated: 15 December 2023

The 159th meeting of the ACNFP will be held on Wednesday the 26th of April 2023. Further details to follow.

Executive Summary

  • An assessment for Magnesium-L-threonate for use as a food supplement was considered for the third time by the Committee. Further information was identified as being needed on identity, composition and production process.  The Secretariat will request further information from the applicant.  

  • Corn Protein, a returning application was reviewed for the second time. Further information was identified as being needed on production process, composition, specifications and ADME / digestibility. The Secretariat to seek further information from the applicant. 

  • The Committee reviewed further information supplied by the applicant for the lacto-N-fucopentaose I (LNFP-I) and 2'-fucosyllactose (2'-FL) mixture (LNFP-I/2'-FL) application and the 3-fucosyllactose (3’-FL) application and no further queries were raised. The draft Committee Advice document developed had been subject to previous consideration by the Committee and would now be signed off by Chair’s action. 

  • The Committee also reviewed the draft of the Committee Advice document for Calcidiol. The Committee provided advice and drafting comments to the Secretariat to inform updating the document for their review at a future meeting. 

  • The members reviewed three new applications; Dried Miracle Berry, Olive fruit dry extract standardized in hydroxytyrosol and Pasteurised Akkermansia muciniphila. They identified various areas for each dossier where more data were required. The Secretariat will request further information from the applicant.  

  • The Committee was updated on the work of the PGT Subcommittee, and agreed to the strategy and objectives set for the next two months on the development of the Precision Breeding framework for authorisation and in particular on data requirements to support the process. 


159th meeting of the ACNFP 26th April 2023 Agenda


Minutes of the 159th Meeting held on the 26th of April 2023

Meeting Papers

Magnesium L-Threonate (Magtein®) Additional Information Discussion Paper

Corn Protein Additional Information Discussion Paper

LNFP-1 and 2’-FL – Additional Information Second Discussion Paper

Calcidiol Discussion Paper

Dried Miracle Berry (DMB®) Discussion Paper

Akkermansia Muciniphila Discussion Paper