Food & Beverage - Process Technology, Ingredients, Functional Foods, Food Safety

Validación de la Metodología Analítica para Determinar la Cuantificación de Taninos en la Pepa de Palta (Persea americana Miller var. Hass) por Cromatografía Líquida de Alta Presión

  En el presente trabajo de investigación intitulado Validación de una metodología analítica para determinar Taninos (Catequina) en pepa de palta (Persea americana Miller var. Hass) por cromatografía liquida de alta resolución” (HPLC), tiene por...
Victor Castro
Noé Costilla
Agroindustrial Science

Recent Advances on Edible Films Based on Fruits and Vegetables—A Review

  Food packaging materials are traditionally expected to contain foodstuffs and protect them from deteriorating agents. Although petroleum-derived polymers have been widely used for this purpose, the rising concern with their nonrenewable and/or nonbiodegradable nature paves the route for...
Caio G. Otoni
Roberto J. Avena-Bustillo
Henriette M. C. Azeredo
Marcos V. Lorevice
M´arcia R. Moura
Luiz H. C. Mattoso
Tara H. McHugh
Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety

Valorization of Apple Pomace by Extraction of Valuable Compounds

  Apple pomace is a promising source of carbohydrates, proteins, amino acids, fatty acids, phenolic compounds, vitamins, and other compounds with a vast range of food applications. This review focuses on the valorization of apple pomace towards the recovery of the main compounds, namely...
Camila A. Perussello
Zhihang Zhang
Antonio Marzocchella
Brijesh K. Tiwari
Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety

Enhancement the Stability, Quality and Functional Properties of Rapeseed Oil by Mixing with Non-conventional Oils

  Objective: The main target of this study was to raise stability, quality and functional properties of rapeseed oil by mixing with non-conventional oils, namely apricot kernels, grape seed, tomato seed and wheat germ containing high levels of phytonutrients. Methodology:...
Adel G. Abdel-Razek
Minar M.M. Hassanein
Magdalena Rudzinska
Katarzyna Ratusz
Aleksander Siger
American Journal of Food Technology

Influence of Reduced Phenolics and Simmondsins Contents on Protein Quality of Defatted Jojoba Meal

  Objective: The objectives of this study were to reduce the toxic compounds and polyphenolic compounds in jojoba meal by (1) One solvent with one concentration (100%) and different techniques, (2) Different solvents and different concentrations with the same technique and (3) Illustrate its...
Suzanne M. Wagdy
F.S. Taha
Salma S. Omar
American Journal of Food Technology

Studies on the Application of Nano-fortified Interesterified Olein: Stearin Vegetable Butter in Biscuits Preparation and Its Nutritional Evaluation

  Objective: This study is concerned about using nanotechnology in the preparation and fortification of vegetable butter (margarine) in order to improve the absorption and bioavailability of added nutrients and hence to increase the nutritional value of food products. Methodology: Olein:...
Youssef El-Shattory
Ghada A. Abo-Elwafa
Saadia M. Aly
Mervat I. Foda
Wafaa K. Bahgaat
Amany E. Hegazy
I.H. Badawy
American Journal of Food Technolog

Evaluación de Aplicaciones Precosecha de Ácido Giberélico en la Calidad y Vida de Anaquel de Tres Variedades de Limón Mexicano

  Entre la producción de limas ácidas en México, la del limón mexicano es la de mayor importancia en el mercado nacional; sin embargo, por lo heterogéneo de la calidad del fruto al momento de la cosecha, el volumen de exportación es limitado. Debido a...
Laura Olivia Zea-Hernández
Crescenciano Saucedo-Veloz
Nicacio Cruz-Huerta
Martha Elva Ramírez-Guzmán
Manuel Marciano Robles-González
Revista Chpingo Serie Horticultura

Effect of High Pressure Processing on the Microbial Inactivation in Fruit Preparations and Other Vegetable Based Beverages

  The purpose of this study is to review the effects of High Hydrostatic Pressure Processing (HPP) on the safety of different fruit derivatives (juices, nectars, jams, purees, pastes…), considering the types established in the European legislation and some other vegetable-based...
Dahlia Daher
Soléne Le Gourrierec
Concepción Pérez-Lamela

Retrospective Analysis of Moringa Leaf as a Substitute to Ethylene Gas in Hastening Ripening of Banana Fruit

  Objective: The objective of this experiment was to study the knowledge, skills and traditional experiences of the farmers on the post harvest handling and management of Giant Cavendish banana fruit. The study further studied the effects of Moringa leaves in ripening and...
Betewulign Eshetu Ademe
Agena Anjulo Tanga
American Journal of Food Technology

Influence of Nano-encapsulation on Chemical Composition, Antioxidant Activity and Thermal Stability of Rosemary Essential Oil

  Background: Herbs have been used for several purposes i.e., flavorings, beverages, repellents, fragrances, cosmetics and for their medicinal properties. Now a days, the interest in herbs has considerably increased, particularly as a natural source of flavor and antioxidants for the...
Ahmed M.S. Hussein
Mohie M. Kamil
Shereen N. Lotfy
Khaled F. Mahmoud
Fathy M. Mehaya
Ayman A. Mohammad
American Journal of Food Technology