Funding for this research was provided by:
High Value Nutrition National Science Challenge (UOAX1421)
The a2 Milk Company Ltd
Received: 11 December 2019
Accepted: 17 June 2020
First Online: 29 June 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was conducted according to the Declaration of Helsinki and approved by the New Zealand Health and Disability Ethics Committees (Reference no.16/STH/175). All participants provided written informed consent.
: Not applicable.
: AS, MPGB, JKP and AMM have no conflicts to declare. DCS was employed by a2MC from 12 October 2018 to 31 January 2019. This was after the study described here, and all associated analyses reported within this manuscript, had been completed.