The iFUNFoods project, an ambitious 3-year project aiming to provide useful insight on the role of probiotics in our health, has now been launched. The Kick-Off Meeting of iFUNFoods project was held in CERTH, Thessaloniki on the 3rd of October 2018.KYKLOS POIOTITAS – QLCon, AXAIKO ENTELVAIS and the groups of Y. Kourkoutas from the Democritus University of Thrace, Notis Argiriou from CERTH and Christos Tsatsanis from the University of Crete will join their  forces to develop novel processes in probiotic food production,  to evaluate their efficacy using animal models and to confirm their benefits with clinical studies. The project is co-financed by Greece and the European Union under through the Operational Program EPAnEK 2014-2020.