Fereidoon Shahidi,Professor

ISFNH 2018

Fereidoon ShahidiMemorial University of NewfoundlandCanada

ProfessorDepartment of BiochemistryMemorial University of NewfoundlandCanada


Research interests are focused on food chemistry/biochemistry with emphasis on bioactives from plant,animal and other sources.Nutraceuticals,functional foods and dietary supplements constitute the core of this programme and these include phenolics and polyphenolics,antioxidants,omega-3 and other specialty oils,lipid oxidation,natural antioxidants,protein hydrolysates and biopeptides,lipid biotechnology bioactives in health promotion and disease risk reduction,seafood(fish,shellfish,marine mammals),by-product utilization,aquaculture and process induced chemical changes in foods.