More Details about Dairy Chemistry And Biochemistry 2nd Edition

General Information  
Author(s)P F Fox and P L H McSweeney
PublisherSpringer Publishing Company
Edition2nd Edition
ISBN9783319148915
Pages584
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJune 2015

Description

This book is the most comprehensive introductory text on the chemistry and biochemistry of milk. It provides a comprehensive description of the principal constituents of milk (water, lipids, proteins, lactose, salts, vitamins, indigenous enzymes) and of the chemical aspects of cheese and fermented milks and of various dairy processing operations. It also covers heat-induced changes in milk, the use of exogenous enzymes in dairy processing, principal physical properties of milk, bioactive compounds in milk and comparison of milk of different species. This book is designed to meet the needs of senior students and dairy scientists in general.