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Fruit seeds and peels – from byproducts to potentially commercial antioxidants

Senawi, Norshazila and Ruzlan, Nurliyana and Koya, Mustapha Suleiman and Syed Osman Idid, Syed Zahir Idid and Mohamed Rehan, Aisyah and Khan Chowdhury, Ahmed Jalal and Kamarudin, Kamarul Rahim (2011) Fruit seeds and peels – from byproducts to potentially commercial antioxidants. In: IIUM Research, Invention and Innovation Exhibition 2011, 9-10 February 2011, Cultural Activity Center, IIUM. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to evaluate seeds of guava, papaya and mango for their antioxidant levels and activities (i.e. primary and secondary); and compared antioxidant levels and activities in pulps and peels of two species of dragon fruits, Hylocereus undatus (white dragon fruit) and Hylocereus polyrhizus (red dragon fruit) in order to investigate the possibilities of utilising the selected fruit seeds and peels as commercial nutraceuticals in the future.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Additional Information: 4689/12958
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Science > Department of Biomedical Science
Kulliyyah of Science > Department of Biotechnology
Depositing User: Mr Kamarul Rahim Kamarudin
Date Deposited: 06 Jan 2012 16:04
Last Modified: 06 Dec 2017 13:04
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/12958

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