Funding for this research was provided by:
Received: 20 July 2022
Revised: 4 March 2023
Accepted: 9 March 2023
First Online: 21 March 2023
: HMB and A-RH are employees of Unilever, the sponsor of the study and a manufacturer of carbohydrate-containing foods. GSD, HH and DJM were employees of Unilever at the time the research was designed and conducted, but have no current affiliation with the company, and no other competing interests in the topic of this research.
: The study was conducted according to the guidelines of the Declaration of Helsinki, and the protocol approved by the Medical Ethics Review Committee Brabant (Medische Ethische ToetsingsCommissie Brabant, Tilburg, The Netherlands) on 1 December 2015. All participants provided written informed consent. The protocol was registered at ExternalRef removed (number NCT02662738) prior to undertaking any procedures.