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Methods of Analysis for Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals, Third Edition

3rd Edition

W. Jeffrey Hurst
January 15, 2019

The third edition of this book has seven new chapters. Six of these expand the coverage of polyphenolic compounds, both major and minor, with the seventh addressing the analysis of probiotics, the first book to do so. The book also includes specialty information such as the use of residues from...

Functional Foods and Biotechnology

1st Edition

Kalidas Shetty, Dipayan Sarkar
December 26, 2018

The Second Edition of Functional Foods and Biotechnology--which kicks off the new Food Biotechnology series—illuminates the role of metabolic and biochemical processing in the improvement of functional foods with targeted health benefits and increased nutrient value. Applying molecular, biochemical...

Handbook of Research on Food Science and Technology: Volume 3: Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals

1st Edition

Monica Lizeth Chavez-Gonzalez, Jose Juan Buenrostro-Figueroa, Cristobal N. Aguilar
December 18, 2018

The three volumes in this handbook highlight new research and current trends in food science and technology, looking at the most recent innovations, emerging technologies, and strategies focusing on taking food design to sustainable levels. In particular, the handbook focuses on modernization in...

The Regulation of Dietary Supplements: A Historical Analysis

1st Edition

Stephen J. Pintauro
December 13, 2018

This book documents the long, still ongoing battle between the US Food and Drug Administration and the dietary supplement industry. It presents the complex, often subtle, and sometimes overlooked series of events that had a major impact on how dietary supplements are manufactured, marketed, sold,...

Botanical Drug Products: Recent Developments and Market Trends

1st Edition

Jayant N. Lokhande, Yashwant V. Pathak
November 29, 2018

Botanicals, which have been part of human food and medicine for thousands of years, are perceived as being safer than synthetic pharmaceuticals. The global botanical drug market was expected to reach $26.6 billion by 2017. In terms of FDA regulations, botanical drugs are no different from...

Plant- and Marine- Based Phytochemicals for Human Health: Attributes, Potential, and Use

1st Edition

Megh R. Goyal, Durgesh Nandini Chauhan
November 26, 2018

This new book, Plant- and Marine- Based Phytochemicals for Human Health: Attributes, Potential, and Use, provides insight with scientific evidence on the use of medicinal plants in the treatment of certain diseases. It describes bioactive compounds of marine and plant origin that have been...

NanoNutraceuticals

1st Edition

Bhupinder Singh
September 17, 2018

This book will be a comprehensive account of the various facets of nutraceuticals domain. The peruser of this book will find details on various nanotech approaches to nutraceuticals, prebiotics and probiotics, along with their specific applications....

Bioprocessing Technology in Food and Health: Potential Applications and Emerging Scope

1st Edition

Deepak Kumar Verma, Ami R. Patel, Prem Prakash Srivastav
September 06, 2018

The functional foods market represents one of the fastest growing and most fascinating areas of investigation and innovation in the food sector. This new volume focuses on recent findings, new research trends, and emerging technologies in bioprocessing: making use of microorganisms in the...

Flavors for Nutraceutical and Functional Foods

1st Edition

M. Selvamuthukumaran, Yashwant Pathak
July 31, 2018

Flavors are an integral part of nutraceutical formulations. Flavors offer significant advantage to Nutraceuticals when it comes to palatability and get an edge over other products in an extremely competitive nutraceutical market. Flavors for Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods addresses different...

Probiotics in Mental Health

1st Edition

Colin R. Martin, Derek Larkin
June 15, 2018

The concept that the gut and brain are intricately linked is widely accepted not just within the lay community but increasingly within scientific and therapeutic circles as well. Terms such as "heartache" and "gut wrenching" are more than mere metaphor, they represent key fundamental aspects of...

Korean Functional Foods: Composition, Processing and Health Benefits

1st Edition

Kun-Young Park, Dae Young Kwon, Ki Won Lee, Sunmin Park
May 08, 2018

Koreans believe the adage of food as medicine. Therefore, herbs or fruit ingredients such as ginger, cinnamon, adlay, mugwort, pomegranate, and ginseng are used for their therapeutic effects as much as cooking. This book provide information related to Korean functional food. It first describes the...

Fruit and Cereal Bioactives: Sources, Chemistry, and Applications

1st Edition

Özlem Tokuşoğlu, Clifford A Hall III
April 18, 2018

Presenting up-to-date data in an easy-to-use format, this comprehensive overview of the chemistry of bioactive components of fruits and cereals addresses the role of these compounds in determining taste, flavor, and color, as well as recent claims of anticarcinogenic, antimutagenic, and antioxidant...

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