Nanoliposomes and Their Applications in Food Nanotechnology

  title={Nanoliposomes and Their Applications in Food Nanotechnology},
  author={M. Reza Mozafari and Chad E. Johnson and Sophia Hatziantoniou and Costas Demetzos},
  journal={Journal of Liposome Research},
  pages={309 - 327}
Food nanotechnology involves the utilization of nanocarrier systems to stabilize the bioactive materials against a range of environmental and chemical changes as well as to improve their bioavailability. Nanoliposome technology presents exciting opportunities for food technologists in areas such as encapsulation and controlled release of food materials, as well as the enhanced bioavailability, stability, and shelf-life of sensitive ingredients. Liposomes and nanoliposomes have been used in the… 

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