1. Influence of Processing on Functionality of Milk and Dairy Proteins - Mary Ann Augustin and Punsandani Udabage; 2. Central Nervous System Tissue in Meat Products: An Evaluation of Risk, Prevention Strategies, and Testing Procedures - M.B. Bowling, K.E. Belk, K. K. Nightingale, L.D. Goodridge, J.A. Scanga, J.N. Sofos, J.D. Tatum, and G.C. Smith; 3. Functional Genomics of Wine Yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae - Linda F. Bisson, Jonathan E. Karpel, Vidhya Ramakrishnan, Lucy Joseph; 4. Monascus Rice Products - Tseng-Hsing Wang and Tzann-Feng Lin; 5. Designer Milk - Latha Sabikhi; 6. The Sweet Taste Receptor: A Single Receptor with Multiple Sites and Modes of Interaction - Pierandrea Temussi.