Publications

SP Nutraceuticals Inc. was established in 2016 by Dr. Paul Spagnuolo and Christina Barbato.

 

 

May 09

Culinary Careers: The Food Scientist

Food science, a relatively new discipline compared to ancient ones such as farming, involves the application of biochemistry, microbiology and a slew of other scientific expertise to the food system. Some food scientists blend their knowledge with other disciplines to do potentially wondrous new things with food.

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June 16

Avocados Provide Clue to Fighting Cancer

Avocados aren’t just Americans’ favorite fruit; they also may contain a key to fighting leukemia.

Molecules derived from avocados have been found to target the stem cells of acute myeloid leukemia (AML), according to a study published in the journal Cancer Research on Monday. The lipid found in avocado joins just a handful of drug treatments available that attack leukemia stem cells directly while leaving healthy cells unharmed.

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