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Americas: MIT commercializes coating to reduce wastage

MIT has licensed nonstick coating LiquiGlide to Norwegian consumer-goods producer Orkla to use the LiquiGlide’s coating for mayonnaise products sold in Germany, Scandinavia, and...

Europe: DSM symposium focuses on Vitamin E intake, metabolic syndrome

DSM hosted a satellite symposium alongside the 12th European Nutrition Conference FENS recently to discuss the role of micronutrients, including vitamin E and omega-3s,...

Americas: Researchers discover tomato waste generates electricity

A team of scientists is exploring damaged tomatoes that are unsuitable for sale at the grocery store as a source of energy. Their pilot project...

Americas: Dietary fiber intake tied to successful aging, research reveals

Most people know that a diet high in fiber helps to keep us 'regular'. Eating the right amount of fiber from breads, cereals, and fruits...

Asia Pacific: Study finds taking more dairy can help in weight loss

In a study, participants who consumed more dairy retained 75% more lean mass (or muscle) compared to those consuming diets lower in dairy. The new...

Europe: DTU staff develops filter for utilizing spent grain

Employees of DTU (Technical University of Denmark) Brewery have developed a compact filter that can be used to utilize nutrients in the by-product spent...

Europe: Detecting salmonella in pork meat twice as fast

A new method developed at the National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), halves the time it takes slaughterhouses to test for disease-causing...

Americas: Research finds portabellas found to lower glycemic responses when consumed with food

A preliminary study of the effects of mushroom ingestion on health conducted by University at Buffalo (UB) nutrition scientists and physiologists has found that...

Europe: Researchers study coffee DNA for stronger beans

A global team of researchers have sequenced the deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) of the Robusta coffee bean that could lead to future developments to improve...

Europe: Danish start-up invents chip to measure flow of liquid products

A Technical University of Denmark (DTU) inventor and his partner have started their own business based on a microfluid chip that measures the flow...

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