Category Archives: Essential nutrients

Monosodium glutamate (MSG): Production History

Monosodium

In 1907, professor of the Imperial University of Tokyo Kikunae Ikeda began to scientific research, the purpose of which was to identify the component “minds” in the algae. During the year, the professor was able to isolate, purify and identify the main components of the minds, and he quickly received a patent for it.

Fiber

Fiber

Fiber – Dietary Fiber is composed of polysaccharides. Are built plant cell walls. Fiber can be soluble and insoluble.

KletchatkaNerastvorimaya fiber, as its name implies, does not dissolve in water. This type of fiber acts in the gastrointestinal tract as an absorbent that absorbs toxins.

Probiotics and prebiotics

Probiotics

In the gastrointestinal tract of humans is home to over 400 different microorganisms. They get there right after the birth of their host and begin to actively proliferate.

Grebiotiki and probiotikiBifidobakterii, lactobacilli and E. coli – beneficial microorganisms.

Antioxidants

Antioxidants

Many processes for the production of energy in the body is the oxidation reaction. Oxygen using enzymes to oxidize fats, proteins and carbohydrates, releasing energy from them. However, the processes of oxidation – a chain reaction in which so-called free radicals – highly reactive capable of “fragments” of molecules.