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5 Questions to Ask your Supplement Manufacturer

There are so many food supplements available to purchase, and many of them claim to have a multitude of health benefits. Hardly a day goes by that I don’t get approached by someone to comment on a particular type of … Continue reading

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Modified tomatoes and anthocyanins

Something disturbing is happening in Norfolk. The John Innes laboratory, whose mission statement is as follows “…to generate knowledge of plants and microbes through innovative research, to train scientists for the future, to apply our knowledge to benefit agriculture, the … Continue reading

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Could a tomato pill be the next big thing in health?

Headlines like this always make a scientist like me sit up and take notice. As regular readers will be aware, I am not in favour of removing or concentrating one thing from a plant and expecting it to do the … Continue reading

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