Probiotics and Prebiotics in Foods

Probiotics and Prebiotics in Foods

Challenges, Innovations, and Advances

1st Edition - March 23, 2021

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  • Authors: Adriano Gomes da Cruz, C. Senaka Ranadheera, Filomena Nazzaro, Amir Mortazavian
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128199091
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128196625

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Probiotic and Prebiotics in Foods: Challenges, Innovations, and Advances reviews recent advances, innovations, and challenges in probiotics/prebiotics in food and beverages. The book presents up-to-date, novel and extensive information regarding recent research and applications in probiotics and prebiotics in food. Sections address probiotics, prebiotics, paraprobiotics and postbiotics, probiotics, prebiotics and bucal health, probiotics, prebiotics and obesity, probiotics, prebiotics and sleep quality, in vitro and in vivo assays for selection of probiotics, probiotics and mycotoxins, edible films added to probiotic and prebiotics, predictive microbiology applied to development of probiotic foods, non-bovine milk products as probiotic and prebiotic foods, emerging technologies, and much more. Written for food scientists, nutritionists, health professionals, food product developers, microbiologists, those working in food safety, and graduate students and researchers working in academia, this book is a welcomed resource on the topics discussed.

Key Features

  • Includes coverage of both dairy and non-dairy probiotics, prebiotics and symbiotic food products
  • Discusses the efficacy of food substrate in probiotic and prebiotic delivery
  • Presents predictive microbiology models

Readership

Food scientists, nutritionists, health professionals, food product developers, microbiologists, those working in food safety, and graduate students and researchers working in academia

Table of Contents

  • 1. The biotics family

    2. Emerging Prebiotics

    3. Probiotics and Prebiotics in Renal diseases

    4. Probiotics in Oral Health

    5. Multistrain Probiotics and Benefits for the Consumer´s Health

    6. Milk Quality for Development of Probiotic and Prebiotic Dairy Foods

    7. No-bovine Milk Products as Probiotic and Prebiotic Foods

    8. Fermented milk: the most famous probiotic, prebiotic and symbiotic food carrier

    9. Probiotic and Prebiotic Plant-milk Foods 

    10. Beer with Prebiotics and Probiotics

    11. Cereals Bars with Added Probiotics and Prebiotics

    12. Fruit Juices with Added Prebiotics and Probiotics

    13. Probiotics and Prebiotics in Animal Feed

    14. Probiotics and Prebiotics in Fish Aquaculture

    15. Electric technologies applied to probiotic and prebiotic food

    16. Ultrasound Applied to Prebiotic and Probiotic Foods

    17. Probiotics and Mycotoxins

Product details

  • No. of pages: 346
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2021
  • Published: March 23, 2021
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128199091
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128196625

About the Authors

Adriano Gomes da Cruz

Adriano Gomes da Cruz is professor of Federal Institute of Rio de Janeiro within the departament of food. Dr. Cruz’s research focuses on the development of dairy science and technology, with emphasis in probiotic and prebiotic dairy foods development as well as probiotic technology and food quality, microbiology, and safety.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Food, Federal Institute of Rio de Janeiro (IFRJ), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

C. Senaka Ranadheera

C. Senaka Ranadheera is an academic at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Dr. Ranadheera is completing research on probiotic technology and food quality, microbiology, and safety and completed his PhD on probiotic applications in dairy foods in 2012.

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, University of Melbourne, Australia

Filomena Nazzaro

Filomena Nazzaro is senior scientist at the Institute of Food Science, of CNR (CNR-ISA) in Avellino, Italy, where she is also head of the Laboratory of Food Safety and Biotechnology. Dr. Nazzaro’s research is divided among biochemical and biological characterization of vegetables, the study of probiotics and prebiotics, with the application of technologies, such as microencapsulation, to formulate new functional foods. In addition, she studies the antimicrobial activity and quorum quenching by polyphenols/dairy peptides.

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Scientist, The Institute of Food Science of CNR (CNR-ISA), Avellino, Italy

Amir Mortazavian

Amir Mortazavian is Professor of Dairy Science and Technology in Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences where he researchers the development of probiotics and prebiotics dairy foods, with the application of technologies, such as microencapsulation.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Dairy Science and Technology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

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