THIS yellow-colored fruit juice can work wonders to boost metabolism, curb appetite

Experts noted that pineapple juice supported modulation of fat metabolism and did so without any negative effect on health altogether. Photo: iStock New Delhi: Visceral fat is the one that cannot be seen externally – however, it is way worse than regular belly fat as it accumulates in the abdominal cavity and wraps around the … Read more

Amai Proteins finalizing initial closing of $100m round as it gears up for launch of ‘designer’ sweet protein in 2023

Marketed under the brand name ‘sweelin,’ the ultra-sweet, zero-calorie protein is inspired by monellin, a protein found in serendipity berries, but is slightly different in structure (making it more stable), said founder and CEO Dr Ilan Samish. , who deploy agile-integrative computational protein design (AI-CPD) with precision fermentation to program a yeast strain to express … Read more

Perfect Day doubles production capacity via SBL acquisition, gets green light for animal-free dairy in India

SBL– which makes gelatin, dicalcium phosphate, and pharmaceutical ingredients including cholesterol-lowering drugs – hasprecision fermentation capabilities with existing fermenters that will allow the company to expand its precision fermentation capabilities in the months ahead while continuing to service existing SBL customers in both the pharma and protein sectors.”According to Perfect Day co-founder Ryan Pandya, who … Read more

‘It doesn’t sell so well’

The vegan ice cream market is forecast to see strong growth. Research from Data Bridge, for instance, suggests the segment will grow by a CAGR of 10.8% through to 2029, when global sales are forecast to hit £850m. The consultancy says key drivers are an expanding cohort of consumers that identify as vegan, and ‘rising … Read more

Upcycling brewers’ yeast for an alt protein source boasting ‘unparalleled nutritional quality’

Perhaps the most well-known by-product of the brewing process that can bring multiple benefits to food product formulations is spent grain, which makes up around 85% of brewing waste. But there’s another by-product on the radar of new ingredient watchers which offers an elegant way of making use of ingredients that otherwise would not have … Read more

Diabetes: 5 healthy carbs to curb blood sugar spikes | Health

Diabetes, the metabolic disorder, isn’t something you can ignore as uncontrolled blood sugar levels can lead to disastrous consequences for your heart, kidneys, blood vessels, eyes and worsen your quality of life. Apart from medication, diabetes requires a complete lifestyle shift from diet modification to regular physical activity. When it comes to food, people with … Read more

Diabetes: 5 healthy carbs to curb blood sugar spikes | Health

Diabetes, the metabolic disorder, isn’t something you can ignore as uncontrolled blood sugar levels can lead to disastrous consequences for your heart, kidneys, blood vessels, eyes and worsen your quality of life. Apart from medication, diabetes requires a complete lifestyle shift from diet modification to regular physical activity. When it comes to food, people with … Read more

Researchers query category’s sustainability performance

Plant-based alternatives are often surrounded by a sustainable halo, which can lead to a higher willingness to pay. However, without a defined toolset of sustainability indicators to assess the category’s sustainability performance, researchers in Scandinavia are querying whether plant-based alternatives are, in fact, more sustainable. In a new systematic scoping review, published in Nature Food​, … Read more

Consumers turn to mass club as they seek lower grocery prices amid rising inflation

With inflation driving up the price of all foods and beverages a staggering 28.8% in October 2022 vs October 2019, 80% of consumers reported shopping for groceries differently, according to the data published earlier this month. While the most popular money-saving measures include looking for sales and deals more often, a strategy employed by 55% … Read more

ING2 co-founder on excitement around dileucine

As reported by NutraIngredients-USA​, the company’s dileucine ingredient – ​​branded RAMPS (Rapid Action Muscle Protein Synthesis) – was the subject of a paper published in the Journal of Applied Physiology​, which reported that young men who consumed dileucine had significantly more muscle synthesis than men who ingested only leucine. “When we talk about leucine, this … Read more