Authors: N. Sivapragasam ,D. Petrović, P. Thavarajaha and D. Thavarajahc
Affilation: North Dakota State University, United States
Pages: 175 - 178
Keywords: soy bean meal, resistant starch, carriers, prebiotics, probiotics, nanoscale materials, encapsulation, genetic engineering
The research focus is on encapsulating materials like drugs and nutrients specifically for colon using resistant starch. As a representation a model system is developed by encapsulating glass bead and experimenting the suitability to be used in physiological conditions.