Extraction of Keratin Protein from Chicken Feather

@inproceedings{Gupta2011ExtractionOK,
  title={Extraction of Keratin Protein from Chicken Feather},
  author={Arun R Gupta and R. Srinivasa Perumal and Rosli bin Mohd Yunus and Nuruldiyanah Binti Kamarudin},
  year={2011}
}
The present research was conducted to extract kerat in protein from chicken feathers. Protein is an important nutrient needed by our body to maintain body structures and is an important ingredient for cosmetic products. Chicken f athers have high level of keratin protein content and can become a suitable protein s ource. The main processes involved are first dissolving chicken feathers using different r educing agents and later on separating the protein from chemicals. Reducing agents used are… CONTINUE READING

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