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  • Effect of citric acid on thickeners used in products for people suffering oropharyngeal dysphagia 

    García Raurich, Josep; Mas Herrador, Anna; Pérez Ruiz, Queralt (AD Publications, 2020-12)
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    Dysphagia is a digestive disorder recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) in the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) characterized by the difficulty in forming or moving the bolus from the mouth to the ...
  • The effects of pecan shell, roselle flower and red pepper on the quality of beef patties during chilled storage 

    Villasante Dueñas, Juliana; Ouerfelli, Manel; Bobet Lloberat, Ares; Meton Teijeiro, Isidoro; Almajano Pablos, María Pilar (2020-11-19)
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    Open Access
    The antioxidant and antimicrobial effects of pecan shell (PSW), combined with roselle flower (RS) and red pepper (CA) were analyzed in beef patties by several methods during chilled storage for 13 days. Additionally, the ...
  • Chitosan-Based Drug Delivery System: Applications in Fish Biotechnology 

    Wu, Yuanbing; Rashidpour, Ania; Almajano Pablos, María Pilar; Meton Teijeiro, Isidoro (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-06-01)
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    Chitosan is increasingly used for safe nucleic acid delivery in gene therapy studies, due to well-known properties such as bioadhesion, low toxicity, biodegradability and biocompatibility. Furthermore, chitosan derivatization ...
  • Characterization and application of gelatin films with pecan walnut and shell extract (Carya Illinoiensis) 

    Villasante Dueñas, Juliana; Martín Lujano, Anna; Almajano Pablos, María Pilar (Elsevier, 2020-06-26)
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    Phenolic compounds that come from natural products are a good option for minimizing lipid oxidation. It should be noted that these are not only introduced directly into the food, but also incorporated into edible biofilms. ...
  • Ultrasonic radiation influence on the bioadsorbent characteristics of citrus (citrus x lemon) & (citrus x sinensis) 

    García Raurich, Josep; Martínez Roldan, Tània; Monagas Asensio, Pedro; Soler Lopez, Carlos; Torres Dominguez, Nadia (2020-05-31)
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    Of all the materials used as adsorbents, activated charcoal is the most popular as it is excellent for reducing/eliminating a wide variety of contaminants. This capacity is mainly due to its structural characteristics that ...
  • Evidence of OH· radicals disinfecting indoor air and surfaces in a harmless for humans method 

    Martínez Vimbert, Roberto; Arañó Loyo, Mariona; Custodio Sánchez, José Daniel; García Raurich, Josep; Monagas Asensio, Pedro (AD Publications, 2020-04-30)
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    The development of human societies around the world has generated a very serious environmental damage that threatens human health and the survival of animals and plants due to a higher incidence of infectious diseases. ...
  • Assessment of biowaste composting process for industrial support tool development through macro data approach 

    Girón Rojas, Emma Cecilia; Gil Moya, Emilio; Garcia Ruiz, Albert; Iglesias Farran, Noemí; López Martínez, Margarita (2020-03-27)
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    This study aims to assess composting efficiency and quality of compost through the study of the parameters of the Catalan Waste Agency (ARC) data-base by developing indicators useful for industrial sector. The study includes ...
  • The impact of improper materials in biowaste on the quality of compost 

    Campos Rodrigues, Luís; Puig Ventosa, Ignasi; López Martínez, Margarita; Martínez Farré, Francesc Xavier; Garcia Ruiz, Albert; Guerrero Bertrán, Teresa (2020-04-01)
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    Separate collection of biodegradable waste provides a better-quality raw material for the production of fertilisers than material obtained from the mechanical separation of municipal solid waste. Source-collected biowaste ...