Soybean meal nano scales resistant starch- model carbohydrates for encapsulation of bioactive compounds

N. Sivapragasam,D. Petrović, P. Thavarajaha and D. Thavarajahc
North Dakota State University, US

Keywords: soy bean meal, resistant starch, carriers, prebiotics, probiotics, nanoscale materials, encapsulation, genetic engineering

Summary:

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.