No evidence that low calorie sweeteners may adversely affect glycaemic response and gut microbiota

Posted: 03 October 2018

ISA response to study findings presented at 54th EASD annual meeting by Young et al. Following a presentation of preliminary results from an ongoing, not yet published, clinical trial by Young et al. at the 54th annual meeting of the European...


Low calorie sweeteners have no effect on glucose control and metabolism

Posted: 03 October 2018

ISA statement in response to study by Romo-Romo et al. Low calorie sweeteners have no effect on glucose control and metabolism as demonstrated by collective evidence from human clinical trials and recently reconfirmed in a systematic review ...


Regulatory food safety bodies confirm safety of low calorie sweeteners

Posted: 02 October 2018

ISA response to study by Harpaz et al. In response to the recent in vitro experiment by Harpaz et al, the International Sweeteners Association (ISA) would like to state that all approved low calorie sweeteners are amongst the most thoroughly ...


Sucralose is safe, as confirmed by wealth of research and food safety authorities around the world

Posted: 29 August 2018

ISA statement in response to study by Bornemann et al. Responding to the allegations made by Bornemann et al. in a study published recently, which looked at the metabolism of repeated dosing sucralose in rat intestine and its potential accumulation...


No evidence that low calorie sweeteners would adversely affect obesity or diabetes in humans

Posted: 25 April 2018

ISA statement in response to study by Hoffmann et al. presented at the congress of Experimental Biology 2018. The study by Hoffmann et al., examining biochemical effects of glucose and low calorie sweeteners in cell (in-vitro) and animal experiments...


Low calorie sweeteners are helpful in weight control and do not predispose individuals to diabetes

Posted: 19 March 2018

ISA statement in response to a Press Release by The Endocrine Society: The collective body of evidence supporting low calorie sweeteners’ benefits in weight control overshadow claims in a sucralose study presented at the Endocrine Society's annual...