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Dietary fiber and minearl composition of date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) Seeds

@article{Vinita2018DietaryFA,
  title={Dietary fiber and minearl composition of date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) Seeds},
  author={Vinita and Darshan Punia},
  journal={Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry},
  year={2018},
  volume={7},
  pages={697-699}
}
  • Vinita, D. Punia
  • Published 1 March 2018
  • Biology
  • Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
The seeds of four date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) cultivars, Hillawi, Khadrawi, Shamran and Medjool were analyzed for their dietary fiber and mineral composition. Total dietary fiber (72.27g/100g) and insoluble dietary fiber (63.44g/100g) were highest in seed of variety Hillawi. All the four varieties of date seed differed non-significantly from each other for their total dietary fiber, soluble dietary fiber and insoluble dietary fiber content. The variety Medjool contained highest amount of… 
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