African Journal of
Food Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Food Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0794
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJFS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 763

Enhancing the retention of β-carotene and vitamin C in dried mango using alternative blanching processes

July 2018 - Vol 12 Num. 7

The effects of microwave (MW) dry blanching of mango in comparison with conventional water blanching and blanching in closed plastic bags prior to hot air drying (70°C) were evaluated on the retention of vitamin C and β-carotene and on the activity of polyphenol oxidase (PPO) and ascorbic acid oxidase (AAO)...

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July 2018

Biochemical changes in superchilled storage of salmon (Salmo salar) fillets

Lilian Daniel Kaale, Trude Johansen and Turid Rustad

July 2018

Physicochemical properties of starches extracted from local cassava varieties with the aid of crude pectolytic enzymes from Saccharomyces cerevisiae (ATCC 52712)

Japheth Kwame Agyepong and John Barimah  

July 2018

Enhancing the retention of β-carotene and vitamin C in dried mango using alternative blanching processes

Isabel I. R. Guiamba, Lilia Ahrné and Ulf Svanberg

July 2018

Evaluation of thigh muscles of 3 breeds of cattle (White Fulani, Sokoto Gudali and Red Bororo)

Fakolade P. O., Aluko O. P. and Omiwole J. O.  

June 2018

Chemical composition, functional and organoleptic properties of complementary foods formulated from millet, soybean and African locust bean fruit pulp flour blends

Zakari U. M., Hassan A. and Fatima Kida  

October 2013

Sensory evaluation of wheat-cassava-soybean composite flour (WCS) bread by the mixture experiment design

Udofia P. G., Udoudo P. J. and Eyen N. O. 

October 2013

Evaluation of fruit quality traits of traditional varieties of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) grown in Tunisia

Amira Ben Aoun, Belgacem Lechiheb, Leila Benyahya and Ali Ferchichi

November 2013

Preparation and physicochemical analysis of some Ethiopian traditional alcoholic beverages

Tadele Yohannes, Fekadu Melak and Khalid Siraj

September 2014

Beverage quality and biochemical attributes of arabusta coffee (C. arabica L. x C. canephora Pierre) and their parental genotypes

J. M. Gimase, W. M. Thagana, D. T. Kirubi, E. K. Gichuru and C. W. Kathurima

October 2013

Nutrients content and lipid characterization of seed pastes of four selected peanut (Arachis hypogaea) varieties from Ghana

Guy Eshun, Emmanuel Adu Amankwah and John Barimah

January 2011

Effects of boiling solution (trona) concentration and time on the proximate composition and physico-chemical propterties of flour from three-leaved yam (Dioscorea dumetorum pax) tubers

Onuegbu, N. C., Iwuoha C. I., Owuamanam, C. l. and Ihediohanma, N. C.  

  • Article Number: 57C57852478

January 2011

Antimicrobial activity of whey protein based edible film incorporated with organic acids

Manab, A., Sawitri, M. E., Al Awwaly, K. U. and Purnomo, H.

  • Article Number: FB3C4D62501

January 2011

Functional interaction components of protein isolates and glucomannan in food bars by FTIR and SEM studies

Simon Bambang Widjanarko, Adi Nugroho and Teti Estiasih

  • Article Number: D7EB1E62520

January 2011

Comparative studies on the protein and mineral composition of some selected Nigerian vegetables

Omale James and Ugwu Chidiebere Emmanuel

  • Article Number: 9A6F6DB2526

January 2011

Formulation and sensory evaluation of complementary foods from local, cheap and readily available cereals and legumes in Iringa, Tanzania

Happiness S. Muhimbula, Abdulsudi Issa-Zacharia, and Joyce Kinabo  

  • Article Number: 1DD60242536