EFSA Journal

EFSA publishes all its scientific outputs, including its scientific opinions, in the EFSA Journal. It also issues a range of supporting publications. See also Definitions of EFSA Scientific Outputs and Supporting Publications.

Results 1 - 10 of 25

Response to comments on the Scientific Opinion on the scientific substantiation of a health claim related to Symbiosal® and lowering of blood pressure and reduced risk of hypertension pursuant to Article 14 of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006

Following a request from the European Commission, EFSA was asked to review the comments received on the Scientific Opinion of the EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) on the scientific substantiation of a health claim related to ...

External Scientific Report
13 December 2018

GP/EFSA/NUTRI/2014/01 Scientific substantiation of health claims made on food: collection, collation and critical analysis of information in relation to claimed effects, outcome variables and methods of measurement

No abstract available. Keywords:  health claims; outcome variables; methods of measurement; data collection; data collation; data analysis. doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2018.EN-1272 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2014-00497 Adopted:  19 July 2017 Contact:  nda@efsa.eu ...

External Scientific Report
19 January 2018

Protocol for a systematic review on health outcomes related to the age of introduction of complementary food for the scientific assessment of the appropriate age of introduction of complementary feeding into an infant's diet

In 2016, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) received a mandate from the European Commission to update its 2009 opinion on the appropriate age for introduction of complementary feeding of infants. In order to retrieve data on health outcomes related ...

Dietary Reference Values for vitamin D

No abstract available. Keywords:  vitamin D, 25-hydroxyvitamin D, dose-response, dietary reference value, infants, children, adults doi:  10.2903/sp.efsa.2016.EN-766 Question Number:  EFSA-Q-2014-00099 Adopted:  20 February 2015 Contact:  nda@efsa.europa. ...

External Scientific Report
21 March 2016

Extensive literature search for caffeine

Previous studies on the safety of caffeine have been published by the Scientific Committee on Food (SCF) in 1983, 1999 and 2003. In the latter assessment, the SCF concluded that caffeine would not exacerbate the adverse effects of alcohol. A recent study ...

External Scientific Report
15 January 2015

Total diet replacement products for weight control

For this review a comprehensive literature search was carried out to identify human intervention studies, which investigated the effect of differences in composition of low and very low calorie diets on adverse metabolic effects. We identified 2653 papers ...

External Scientific Report
13 January 2015

Pages