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Methods for the determination of antioxidant capacity in food and raw materials.
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PMID:  21520716     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
A comprehensive description of the most frequently used methods to determine the antioxidant activity in food and raw materials is given. The methods are classified into two categories, depending on the type of the assessment carried out. Several methods for the assessment ofantioxidant efficacy using free radical scavenging such as oxygen radical absorbance capacity assay (ORAC), total radical trapping antioxidant parameter assay (TEAC), ferric reducing antioxidant power assay (FRAP) and 2,2'-diphenyl-11-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH) assay are described. An example of methods based on the assessment of antioxidant efficacy using significant biological substrates is also presented. Critical opinions concerning the proposed methods are presented.
Simona Carmen Litescu; Sandra Eremia; Gabriel Lucian Radu
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Advances in experimental medicine and biology     Volume:  698     ISSN:  0065-2598     ISO Abbreviation:  Adv. Exp. Med. Biol.     Publication Date:  2010  
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Created Date:  2011-04-27     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  0121103     Medline TA:  Adv Exp Med Biol     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  241-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Centre of Bioanalysis, National Institute for Biological Sciences Bucharest, 296 Splaiul Independentei, Bucharest 6, 060031, Romania.
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