Seaweed in Health and Disease Prevention

Seaweed in Health and Disease Prevention presents the potential usage of seaweed, macroalgae, and their extracts for enhancing health and disease. The book explores the possibilities in a comprehensive way, including outlining how seaweed can be used as a source of macronutrients and micronutrients, as well as nutraceuticals. The commercial value of seaweed for human consumption is increasing year-over-year, and some countries harvest several million tons annually. This text lays out the properties and effects of seaweeds and their use in the food industry, offering a holistic view of the ability of seaweed to impact or effect angiogenesis, tumors, diabetes and glucose control, oxidative stress, fungal infections, inflammation and infection, the gut, and the liver. Combines foundational information and nutritional context, offering a holistic approach to the relationship between sea vegetables, diet, nutrition, and health Provides comprehensive coverage of health benefits, including sea vegetables as sources of nutraceuticals and their specific applications in disease prevention, such as angiogenesis, diabetes, fungal infections, and others Includes Dictionary of Terms, Key Facts, and Summary points in each chapter to enhance comprehension Includes information on toxic varieties and safe consumption guidelines to supplement basic coverage of health benefits

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  • Author : Joël Fleurence
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 476 pages
  • ISBN : 0128027932
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Seaweed in Health and Disease Prevention

Seaweed in Health and Disease Prevention
  • Author : Joël Fleurence,Ira Levine
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 05 April 2016
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Seaweed in Health and Disease Prevention presents the potential usage of seaweed, macroalgae, and their extracts for enhancing health and disease. The book explores the possibilities in a comprehensive way, including outlining how seaweed can be used as a source of macronutrients and micronutrients, as well as nutraceuticals. The commercial value of seaweed for human consumption is increasing year-over-year, and some countries harvest several million tons annually. This text lays out the properties and effects of seaweeds and their use

Microalgae in Health and Disease Prevention

Microalgae in Health and Disease Prevention
  • Author : Ira Levine,Joël Fleurence
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 29 June 2018
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Microalgae in Health and Disease Prevention is a comprehensive reference that addresses the historical and potential use of microalgae, its extracts, secondary metabolites, and molecular constituents for enhancing human health and preventing diseases. Each chapter features an overview, and the book includes coverage of microalgae biology, harmful algae, the use of microalgae in alcohol and food, and as sources of macronutrients, micronutrients, vitamins, and minerals. The historical use of microalgae, in addition to its potential use as a nutraceutical and

Recent Advances in Micro- and Macroalgal Processing

Recent Advances in Micro- and Macroalgal Processing
  • Author : Gaurav Rajauria,Yvonne V. Yuan
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 06 April 2021
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Recent Advances in Micro- and Macroalgal Processing A comprehensive review of algae as novel and sustainable sources of algal ingredients, their extraction and processing This comprehensive text offers an in-depth exploration of the research and issues surrounding the consumption, economics, composition, processing and health effects of algae. With contributions from an international team of experts, the book explores the application of conventional and emerging technologies for algal processing. The book includes recent developments such as drying and milling technologies along

Advances in Food and Nutrition Research

Advances in Food and Nutrition Research
  • Author : Fidel Toldra
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 05 February 2020
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Advances in Food and Nutrition Research, Volume 91 provides updated knowledge about nutrients in foods and how to avoid their deficiency, especially for those essential nutrients that should be present in the diet to reduce disease risk and optimize health. Specific topics covered in this new release include Polyphenols in the management of brain disorders: Modulation of the microbiota-gut-brain axis, Protein and amino acids in skeletal muscle health in aging, Chemical composition and health properties of coffee and coffee by-products, Seaweed

Advances in Botanical Research

Advances in Botanical Research
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 October 2021
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Advances in Botanical Research: Past, Current and Future Topics, Volume 100 in the Advances in Botanical Research series, celebrates a remarkable achievement as 100 volumes have now been published, with several others being prepared. New chapters in this monumental release include Editorial activities for Advances in Botanical Research, Revisiting ABR editing in the period 2006-2012: An exciting experience with Jean-Claude Kader, A tribute to the scientific contributions of Pierre Gadal and his laboratory, Evolution of Bacterial Phototrophy, Algae for Global Sustainability, Genomics

Sustainable Global Resources Of Seaweeds Volume 1

Sustainable Global Resources Of Seaweeds Volume 1
  • Author : Ambati Ranga Rao,Gokare A. Ravishankar
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 28 March 2022
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Marine plant life is an abundant source of nutrients that enhance the daily diet. In recent years, consuming diets rich in seaweeds or their extracts have been shown to provide health benefits due to being rich in macronutrients, micronutrients and nutraceuticals. The commercial value of seaweeds for human consumption is increasing annually, and some countries harvest several million tons annually. The seaweeds industry is valued at around $12 billion in 2017, and supports millions of families worldwide. Seaweeds production grew globally by 30

Sustainable Global Resources of Seaweeds Volume 2

Sustainable Global Resources of Seaweeds Volume 2
  • Author : Ambati Ranga Rao,Gokare A. Ravishankar
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 26 March 2022
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Marine plant life is an abundant source of nutrients that enhance the daily diet. In recent years, consuming diets rich in seaweeds or their extracts have been shown to provide health benefits due to being rich in macronutrients, micronutrients and nutraceuticals. The commercial value of seaweeds for human consumption is increasing annually, and some countries harvest several million tons annually. The seaweeds industry is valued at around $12 billion in 2017, and supports millions of families worldwide. Seaweeds production grew globally by 30

The Science and Spirit of Seaweed

The Science and Spirit of Seaweed
  • Author : Amanda Swinimer
  • Publisher : Harbour Publishing
  • Release : 23 October 2021
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Sustainable Pacific Northwest-based seaweed harvester Amanda Swinimer describes the ecology, culinary uses, evidence-based health benefits and climate change-resisting potential of seaweed and shares highlights from her remarkable life beneath the waves. Related to the most ancient living organisms on earth, seaweeds are incredible and unique life forms, sharing qualities with both plants and animals, as well as fungi. They have been prized as a nutrient-dense food source for millennia and contain essential vitamins, minerals and fatty acids, protein and fibre

Seaweeds Around the World: State of Art and Perspectives

Seaweeds Around the World: State of Art and Perspectives
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 26 March 2020
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Seaweeds around the World: State of Art and Perspectives, Volume 95, includes discussions on current research conducted in the field of algae. Specific chapters cover Isotopic Labeling of Cultured Macroalgae and Isolation of 13C-labeled Cell Wall Polysaccharides for Trophic Investigations, Selected Red Seaweeds from the Philippines with Emerging High-Value Applications, Challenges to the Future Domestication of Seaweed Cultivated Species: Understanding Individual Needs and Physiological Processes for Large-Scale Production, The Importance of Mucilage in Dispersion and Efficiency of Fertilization of Male Gametes,

Seaweed Polysaccharides

Seaweed Polysaccharides
  • Author : Jayachandran Venkatesan,Sukumaran Anil,Se-Kwon Kim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 May 2017
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Seaweed Polysaccharides: Isolation, Biological, and Biomedical Applications examines the isolation and characterization of algal biopolymers, including a range of new biological and biomedical applications. In recent years, significant developments have been made in algae-based polymers (commonly called polysaccharides), and in biomedical applications such as drug delivery, wound dressings, and tissue engineering. Demand for algae-based polymers is increasing and represent a potential—very inexpensive—resource for these applications. The structure and chemical modification of algal polymers are covered, as well as

Seaweeds Secondary Metabolites

Seaweeds Secondary Metabolites
  • Author : Diana Cláudia Pinto
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 21 February 2020
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Seaweeds are recognized as highly nutritious, and their use in gastronomy is increasing. Their health benefits and their potential to prevent several diseases have also been established. In this Special Issue several health effects are discussed, with more emphasis on their antitumor activity and potential use to treat Alzheimer’s disease. The key bioactive metabolites, from which phlorotannins can be highlighted, are presented, as well as some important in vivo studies. Altogether, the chapters provide in-depth information about the biological

Handbook of Algal Technologies and Phytochemicals

Handbook of Algal Technologies and Phytochemicals
  • Author : Gokare A. Ravishankar,Ambati Ranga Rao
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 17 December 2019
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This two-volume set explores the aspects of diversity of micro and macro algal forms, their traditional uses; their constituents which are of value for food, feed, specialty chemicals, bioactive compounds for several novel applications and bioenergy molecules. The industrial production systems, downstream processing, utilization of the biomass and the metabolites of importance for various applications are addressed. Innovations in production technologies, coupled with the biological activities of their novel metabolites and molecules, offer tremendous scope for the exploitation of these

Vegetables

Vegetables
  • Author : Md Asaduzzaman,Toshiki Asao
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 22 August 2018
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The book Vegetables - Importance of Quality Vegetables to Human Health provides useful and interesting information on the nutritional qualities of different vegetables and their roles in disease prevention. Quality vegetable production through hydroponic cultivation techniques is also included. The first few chapters discuss the importance of quality vegetables to human diet and health, and noncommunicable disease prevention. Nutritional qualities and bioactive compounds in freshly grown vegetables through hydroponics and soilless cultures are discussed in the middle part of the

Marine Niche: Applications in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Marine Niche: Applications in Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Author : Neelam M Nathani,Chandrashekar Mootapally,Indra R. Gadhvi,Bharat Maitreya,Chaitanya G. Joshi
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 09 November 2020
GET THIS BOOKMarine Niche: Applications in Pharmaceutical Sciences

This book offers a comprehensive study of biological molecules acquired from marine organisms, which have been exploited for drug discovery with the aim to treat human diseases. Biomolecules have potential impacts on a diverse range of fields, including medical and pharmaceutical science, industrial science, biotechnology, basic research, molecular science, environmental science and climate change, etc. To understand and effectively apply medicinally important biomolecules, multidisciplinary approaches are called for. The ocean remains a rich biological resource, and the vast untapped potential