A Centum of Valuable Plant Bioactives

  • Author : Muhammad Mushtaq
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 August 2021
  • ISBN : 0128229233
  • Page : 600 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 voters

Download or read online book entitled A Centum of Valuable Plant Bioactives written by Muhammad Mushtaq and published by Academic Press. This book was released on 15 August 2021 with total page 600 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Get best books that you want by click Get Book Button and Read as many books as you like. Book Excerpt : During last couple of decades, a great deal of research has explored what exactly plants contain (bioactives) and how these molecules may interact with human physiology at the molecular level. It is extremely important to know what happens to plant bioactives or their biological activities when processed or isolated under various reaction conditions. Huge numbers of extraction or food manufacturing methodologies are adversely affecting the quality of these phytonutrients so there is a prompt need to highlight these processes/methods and replace them with more novel, efficient, green, or eco-friendly ones. A Centum of Valuable Plant Bioactives is a comprehensive resource on the top 100 plant bioactives available. Chapters are grouped together by bioactives, with sections on carotenes, xanthophylls, terpenoids, steroids, polyphenols and more. This is an essential guide for botanists, food technologists and chemists, nutritionists and pharmacists. Highlights the top 100 plant bioactives, their biogenesis, distribution, extraction/purification, and metabolism Contains the latest advances in botanic biology, analytical chemistry and food technology Explores potential applications including food additives, digestion and health, chemoprevention and biotherapy

A Centum of Valuable Plant Bioactives

A Centum of Valuable Plant Bioactives
Author: Muhammad Mushtaq,Farooq Anwar
Publisher: Academic Press
Relase: 2021-08-15
ISBN: 0128229233
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