Tag: research

Metformin and Vitamin B12 Deficiency

The mechanism for low B12 with metformin, I don’t think has been completely sorted out but it appears to be a problem with absorption. [Music] It’s not related to intrinsic factors so the classic pernicious anemia that we all learned about in medical school that’s not really the mechanism but there seems to be something…

By Ewald Bahringer December 12, 2019 0

The Charles Perkins Centre: easing the burden of diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease

My name is Professor Stephen Simpson and I lead the Charles Perkins Centre. A multidisciplinary research and education initiative based here at the University of Sydney in Australia. In this visionary initiative, we’ve brought together more than a thousand researchers, educators and practitioners from a wide range of disciplines together with a single aim: to…

By Ewald Bahringer December 4, 2019 0

Test for Carbohydrates, Proteins and Fats – MeitY OLabs

Test for Carbohydrates, Proteins and Fats CARBOHYDRATES Glucose Benedict’s Test Materials required: Dropper, Benedict’s reagent, banana extract in a test tube, test tube holder, beaker containing water and Bunsen burner. Procedure: Using a dropper, take a small quantity of Benedict’s reagent. Add the reagent to the test tube containing banana extract. Using a test tube…

By Ewald Bahringer November 1, 2019 0

High Protein Plant-based Food Ingredient | Curtinnovation Awards 2019

The market for vegetarian, vegan and allergy free food products is growing rapidly and is creating global demand for new, cost-effective ingredients derived from plant protein. These ingredients are used to texturise foods to give a positive sensory experience to products such as vegan meats and dairy equivalents, and gluten-free pasta. Curtin researchers have developed…

By Ewald Bahringer October 14, 2019 0