ADSA Foundation Scholar Award. Formation and physical properties of milk protein gels.

@article{Lucey2002ADSAFS,
  title={ADSA Foundation Scholar Award. Formation and physical properties of milk protein gels.},
  author={John A. Lucey},
  journal={Journal of dairy science},
  year={2002},
  volume={85 2},
  pages={281-94}
}
Gelation of milk proteins is the crucial first step in both cheese and yogurt manufacture. Several types of milk gels are discussed, with an emphasis on recent developments in our understanding of how these gels are formed and some of their key physical properties. Areas discussed include the latest dual-binding model for casein micelles; some recent developments in rennet-induced gelation; review of the methods that have been used to monitor milk coagulation; and a discussion of some of the… CONTINUE READING