Food from thought

Siccona food and science lab

What we do

Serving good health

Siccona is a food and science lab located in Lund, Sweden. With the mission to create better and healthier foods for the many, we conduct research, develop concepts and enter partnerships to reach people and plates.

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We open doors

We open doors to international research cooperation, innovative food projects, business opportunities and a vast network of experts with a continuous exchange of ideas.

We bring science

Our scientific community brings more than 25 years of experience in lifestyle related disease prevention, clinical nutrition and palliative medicine.

We add purpose

With a legacy of providing hope to those who are critically ill, we bring our competence and dedication to partners who share our purpose of helping others.

Our focus

From Okinawan tradition to Nordic innovation

The island of Okinawa in Japan has one of the oldest and healthiest populations on the planet. So, what can we in the Nordic countries learn and adopt from their diet and way of life? That question has been our guiding star for the past 15 years. It has led to the creation of our Okinawan-based Nordic diet® and is a solid platform for research and innovation for years to come.

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Reasearch & publications

Learning for life

How can food and daily habits help us maintain good health? That is the overall purpose of our research.

We do research within

  • Food and nutrition
  • Physical activity
  • Social and behavioral patterns
  • Various aspects of meaningfulness

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