The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health

Written By Ronald Ross Watson
The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 02 November 2018
  • ISBN : 0128131497
  • Pages : 792 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health

The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Ram B. Singh,Toru Takahashi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-11-02
  • Total pages : 792
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health presents a collective approach to food security through the use of functional foods as a strategy to prevent under nutrition and related diseases. This approach reflects the views of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the World Health ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-12-03
  • Total pages : 756
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Food, Medical, and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides provides a detailed resource for those interested in the design and preparation of polysaccharides for state-of-the-art applications. The book begins with an introductory section covering sources, chemistry, architectures, bioactivity, and chemical modifications of polysaccharides. Subsequent parts of the book are organized by field, ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-18
  • Total pages : 206
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : The first of two related books that kick off the Food Biotechnology series, Functional Foods and Biotechnology: Sources of Functional Foods and Ingredients, focuses on the recent advances in the understanding of the role of cellular, metabolic, and biochemical concepts and processing that are important and relevant to improve functional ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-02-20
  • Total pages : 1056
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : A two volume set that kick off the Food Biotechnology series, Functional Foods and Biotechnology combines the work of experts around that world to advance knowledge on bio-based innovations to improve wider health-focused applications of functional food and food ingredients. Volume I focuses on the recent advances in the understanding ...

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  • Publisher : Earthscan
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 321
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 412
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Summary : Contributed articles presented at the International Conference on Vegetables during November 2002, at Bangalore, India....

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 335
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 626
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  • Total pages : 458
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  • Release Date : 2018-10-10
  • Total pages : 148
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Summary : Corn or maize (Zea mays L.) plays an important role in global food security. The many uses of corn make it a central commodity and a great influence on prices. Because of its worldwide distribution and relatively lower price, corn has a wider range of uses. It is used directly ...