Food Chemistry and Human Nutrition
Given the current promotion of more plant-based, nutrient-rich diets, secondary plant metabolites will draw increased attention. Carotenoids – a certain group of secondary plant metabolites – have been associated with reduced risk of chronic diseases, i.e. degenerative eye diseases.
After Prof. Baldermann moved to the University of Bayreuth, this research group at the IGZ was assigned to QUALITY.1. The projects and staff will be supervised by Prof. Baldermann until the end of the term.