Advances in Food and Nutrition Research

Advances in Food and Nutrition Research

1st Edition - March 3, 2008

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  • Editor: Steve Taylor
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080560816

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Advances in Food and Nutrition Research recognizes the integral relationship between the food and nutritional sciences and brings together outstanding and comprehensive reviews that highlight this relationship. Contributions detail the scientific developments in the broad areas of food science and nutrition are intended to ensure that food scientists in academia and industry as well as professional nutritionists and dieticians are kept informed concerning emerging research and developments in these important disciplines. Chapters cover biosensors and bio-based methods for the separation and detection of foodborne pathogens, the immunological components of human milk, PCR-based diagnosis and quantification of mycotoxin-producing fungi, molluscan shellfish allergy, nutritargeting, and a review of the supporting science behind the health benefits of calcium citrate malate.

Key Features

  • Series established since 1948
  • Advisory Board consists of 8 respected scientists
  • Unique series as it combines food science and nutrition research


Food scientists in academia and industry and professional nutritionists and dieticians

Table of Contents

  • 1. Biosensors and Bio-Based Methods for the Separation and Detection of Foodborne Pathogens
    Arun K. Bhunia

    2. The Immunological Components of Human Milk
    Heather J. Hosea, Michelle C. Cicalo, Carol D. Holland & Catherine J. Field

    3. PCR-Based Diagnosis and Quantification of Mycotoxin-Producing Fungi
    Ludwig Niessen

    4. Molluscan Shellfish Allergy
    Steve L. Taylor

    5. Nutritargeting
    Hans Konrad Biesalski and Jana Tinz

    6. The Health Benefits of Calcium Citrate Malate: A Review of the Supporting Science
    S. Reinwald and C.M. Weaver

Product details

  • No. of pages: 336
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2008
  • Published: March 3, 2008
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080560816

About the Editor

Steve Taylor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE, USA

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