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Title: β-lactoglobulin-derived bioactive peptides : a study of the feasibility of an ion exchange process for their production
Author: Ortiz Chao, Paola A.
Awarding Body: University of Reading
Current Institution: University of Reading
Date of Award: 2008
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Abstract:
β-lactoglobulin (βLg) is an important source of angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitory peptides. These peptides have the potential to become ingredients in future functional foods, however appropriate technologies are needed for their cost-effective industrial production. Thus, this work was carried out to investigate the feasibility of an ion exchange process for the production of potent βLg-derived ACE inhibitors using Protease N Amano, a commercial food-grade proteolytic preparation. βLg was hydrolysed in solution and in situ using Protease N Amano and optimal hydrolysis conditions.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.497119  DOI: Not available
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