digestion


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to digestion: Chemical digestion
See: osmosis
References in periodicals archive ?
Purdue University research has shown how four alpha-glucosidase subunits can affect starch digestion.
The Wales Centre of Excellence for Anaerobic Digestion, part of the Sustainable Environment Research Centre based at the University of Glamorgan, provides this technical support to plant developers and operators as a network of AD plants is developed across Wales.
The North Wales Consortium of Conwy County Borough Council, Denbighshire County Council, and Flintshire County Council announced it has signed a 15 year contract with Biogen, the UK's leading Anaerobic Digestion (AD) specialist, to treat the food waste that the three councils collect.
It is the only specialist British anaerobic digestion company with a proven track record that can design, build and operate large-scale anaerobic digestion plants.
5 mg/kg by 1MW (microwave- assisted wet digestion), 2AW (wet digestion with HNO3 and H2O2 mixture), 2BW (wet digestion with mixture of HNO3 and HClO4), 2CW (wet digestion with aqua regia), 2DW (wet digestion with reverse aqua regia), 2EW (wet digestion with mixture of HNO3 and H2SO4), 2FW (wet digestion with mixture of HNO3 and HF) and 3DD (Dry digestion in Muffle furnace), respectively.
In Chinese medicine, poor digestion is often a sign of a cold, stagnant digestion.
The structure of lignocellulose, evolved to resist degradation, is an impediment to anaerobic digestion technologies.
Gastrointestinal digestion is of major importance in the bioavailability of angiotensin I converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitory peptides, bioactive peptides with possible antihypertensive effects.
The scheme will complement Northumbrian Water's other advanced digestion plant recently installed at its largest works at Bran Sands on Teesside.
Washington, Aug 20 (ANI): Scientists at Institute of Food Research have discovered an unexpected synergy that helps break down fat-delaying digestion of fatty acids to curb appetite.
Monsal, a company that uses advanced digestion technology to turn waste into renewable energy, has secured [pounds sterling]14m of expansion capital from Waste Resources Fund (WRF), managed by FourWinds Capital Management.