Functional Foods : Sources, Biotechnology Applications & Health Challenges Hardback
Edited by Aron Robinson, Dominick Emerson
In this book, the authors discuss the sources, biotechnology applications and health challenges of functional foods.
Topics discussed include the health potential of pulses and their bioactivity; health promoting phytonutrients and lactic acid bacteria in olives; health benefits of the Mediterranean diet; European consumers acceptance of healthy food products; fermentation of tomato juice with the probiotic yeast saccharomyces cerevisiae boulardii; and market strategies to maximise consumer acceptance of functional dairy-based foods and beverages.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 207 pages
- Publisher: Nova Science Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 22/04/2013
- Category: Dietetics & nutrition
- ISBN: 9781624174353