Essays about: "animal-derived foods"

Found 3 essays containing the words animal-derived foods.

  1. 1. Development of a defined minimal culture medium for Prevotella copri DSM 18205

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Bioteknik (master); Lunds universitet/Bioteknik (CI)

    Author : Anna Nieto Esteve; [2020]
    Keywords : Prevotella copri; probiotics; fermentation; hemin; biotechnology; bioteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The human gut microbiota is involved in the host’s health and disease. There has been growing interest in the next generation probiotic candidate Prevotella copri, which plays a beneficial role in glucose metabolism. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Cow in the Room: Addressing Meat and Animal-Derived Food Consumption in the Age of Climate Change

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Madelaine Bereza; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate change; dietary change; socially organized denial; carnism; optical socialization; nonhuman animals; meat; animal-derived foods; plant-based foods; Human Ecology.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis problematizes the consumption of meat and animal-derived foods in the age of climate change. Despite vast empirical data showing the detrimental effects related to animal agriculture, there is a general reluctance to stop consuming animal-based foods. READ MORE

  3. 3. Meat and Climate Change: A study on environmental organizations’ approach in addressing meat consumption in relation to climate change with a focus on Norway

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Gro-Marit Dørheim; [2016]
    Keywords : Earth and Environmental Sciences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses the relationship between meat consumption and climate change. Its purpose is to bring attention to the findings of the FAO report Livestock's Long Shadow: Environmental Issues and Options (2006); i.e. that the production of animal derived foods is a significant contributing factor to climate change. READ MORE