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Nutrition and Food Sciences ***

Nutrition and Food Sciences ***

"The complete online Nutrition and Food Sciences information service that covers human nutrition, food science and food technology."

A comprehensive resource compiled by food and nutrition specialists.

Visit the Nutrition and Food Sciences product site.

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CABI's 'Nutrition and Food Sciences' is a specialist internet resource covering human nutrition, food science and food technology.

No other resource can provide such a comprehensive view of the food chain or of the interactions between diet and health. 

Compiled by specialists, the resource contains more than 1.3 millions records dating back to 1973, with over 80,000 added annually.  There are now more than 60,000 fulltext records.

 

It annually selects records from over 6,000 serials, as well as 300 non-serial publications, covering literature from 103 countries. It also covers books, conference proceedings, bulletins, reports and published theses.


Nutrition and Food Sciences is available on our new and improved CAB Direct platform. This gives the user a variety of functions to improve their searching and access to full text.


Also on the site:

    * Selected news with links to relevant database records (>2,275)
    * Prepared searches on hot topics 
    * Commissioned peer reviewed reviews (>2,000)
    * Articles written by authoritative in-house experts
    * Calendar of forthcoming conferences and meetings
    * Links to other relevant internet resources

 

*Figures correct as of October 2016

 

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CAB Direct (CABI's own platform)

It covers the whole food chain from the properties of raw ingredients to the dietary effects of food and food components in humans, including:

Clinical nutrition

- nutrition in disease states
- nutritional support: enteral and parenteral feeding
- therapeutic diets, hospital food, dietetics
- nutrient-drug interactions
- food allergies and intolerance
- foodborne diseases

 

Food preservation, processing and the supply chain

- biotechnology 
- fermentation and brewing
- food additives
- food safety, hygiene and contaminants
- food service
- marketing
- packaging
- preservation and storage
- processing
- transport and distribution

 

Food products

- animal products (meat, fish, eggs, milk and seafood)
- beverages (fruits, wine, teas, beers, etc)
- food supplements
- Functional foods
- novel foods and ingredients
- Plant products (fruit, vegetables, cereals, nuts)
- processed foods (baked, canned, dried, convenience foods, etc)

 
Food sciences

- consumer studies
- food chemistry
- food composition and quality
- food microbiology
- food technology
- physical properties of food
- sensory science
- techniques and analysis

 

Public health nutrition

- diet and behaviour
- diet studies
- food aid, emergency feeding, food programmes, school food
- food and nutrition policy
- nutrition and growth
- nutrition at different life stages (breastfeeding, infants, children, mothers, elderly)
- nutrition education
- nutritional epidemiology, role of nutrients in disease
- obesity and malnutrition
- sociological and cultural aspects of food and diet

 

Nutrition physiology and biochemistry

- effects of nutrients on the body: tissues, blood values, biochemical parameters, body composition, - gastroenterology
- effects of antioxidants and phytochemicals 
- appetite, taste, smell, satiety
- digestion, absorption, physiology and metabolism of nutrients
- nutrient requirements
- nutrition and exercise, sports nutrition

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Lecturers, researchers and students
Government scientists and policy makers
Industry food scientists and technologists
Food safety authorities
Nutrition professionals
Dieticians

Editorial Advisory Board

Professor Lenore Arab
David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA
Los Angeles
USA

Professor Tapan Basu
University of Alberta
Edmonton
Canada

Professor Karen Chapman-Novakofski
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
USA

Dr. Linley Chiwona-Karltun
International Foundation for Science
Karlavägen 108, 5th floor
S- 115 26 Stockholm
Sweden

Professor Nathalie M Delzenne
Université Catholique de Louvain UCL
Brussels
Belgium

Dr C Devendra
Consulting Tropical Animal Production Specialist
Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia

Professor J. M. Forbes
University of Leeds
UK

Professor D. I .Givens
Reading University
UK

Professor William Heird
Baylor College of Medicine
USA

Professor C. J. K. Henry
Oxford Brookes University
UK

Professor Ron Maughan
Loughborough University
UK

Professor Connie M. Weaver
Purdue University
USA

Dr. Ross M. Welch
Cornell University
U.S. Plant, Soil and Nutrition Laboratory
USA

 

View CABI's journal selection criteria for CAB Abstracts and Global Health

Updates to the below Serials Cited list are produced monthly. Designation of Open Access publications are currently available in the downloadable version.

Instructions for submitting a journal and an online form are available.

Download complete list as a text file.

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Title ISSN
QJM 1460-2725
Qom University of Medical Sciences Journal 1735-7799
QSA Magazine 2038-9760
Qualitative Health Research 1049-7323
Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise and Health 2159-676X
Quality of Life Research 0962-9343
Quarterly Journal of Economics 0033-5533
Quarterly Journal of Forestry 0033-5568
Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture 0049-8599
Quarterly Review of Biology 0033-5770
Quarterly Sugar Industry Report 0023-138X
Quest (National Association for Physical Education in Higher Education) 0033-6297
Química Nova 0100-4042