Welcome to the website for the TRIM research project

Transcobalamin in Milk and Optimal Vitamin B12 Uptake

TRIM is a research project funded by Innovation Fund Denmark.

TRIM is a multidisciplinary collaboration between academia and industry. The participants include: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus University, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Engineering, Aarhus University, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UC Davis Medical Center, California-Davis and Arla Foods Ingredients Group P/S.

TRIM investigates the bioavailability of vitamin B12 in cow’s milk and aims to develop a tailored nutrient that circumvents the problem of human malabsorption common among the elderly.

The TRIM project started April 1st 2013 and is projected to run until February 28th 2018.

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