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Welcome to the HMO Academy, the first knowledge hub dedicated to Human Milk Oligosaccharides. (HMOs)

Breast milk is the best source of Nutrition and plays a critical role in contributing to the infant’s healthy growth and development. Human Milk Oligosaccharides are the 3rd largest component of breast milk and are now recognized as components that play an important role in the maturation of the immune system of babies.Scientists are recognizing the many benefits of Human Milk Oligosaccharides and over the last few years, Human Milk Oligosaccharides have become one of the hottest topic of scientific discussion.

As the world leader in infant nutrition and a pioneer in research on HMOs, Nestlé Nutrition has created this digital academy to facilitate access of information and to promote scientific information on HMOs to all healthcare professionals.

The HMO Academy leverages state-of-the-art interactive technologies to provide you the most exciting and user-friendly learning experience:

  • Do you want to access the largest repository of HMO-related scientific material? Explore our Library
  • Do you want to attend a lecture or interact with a specialist? Visit our Meeting Place
  • Do you want to complete your training? Go straight to our Learning Center
  • Just want to browse the latest news on HMOs? It’s there in our News Room
As you will see by yourself, the HMO Academy offers a broad array of relevant and useful resources. We invite you to explore them, enjoy the experience and come back often.

About Nestlé

Nestlé is the leading Nutrition, Health, and Wellness Company.

With our Nutrition, Health and Wellness strategy we support people who want to live a healthier lifestyle. We enhance lives with science-based nutrition and health solutions for all stages of life, helping consumers care for themselves and their families.

Industry-leading Research and Development drives innovation and supports the constant renovation of our food and beverage portfolio. In addition, our researchers are exploring the role of nutritional therapies to maintain or improve health and investigating how we can help people look after their skin.