A review and feasibility study of brain phospholipids extraction




New and Emerging Animal Industries

Research Organisation

OLD ABN-The State Of Queensland Acting Through The Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation

Objective Summary

To undertake a comprehensive review of the literature relating to valueadding opportunities from brain tissue (the major focus will be on the lipid composition of brain tissue). To perform laboratory extractions on representative samples of brain tissuefrom various species. To assess to economic feasibility of commercial extraction from brain tissue.

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Project Start Date

Friday, September 1, 2006

Project Completion Date

Friday, May 30, 2008

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Advanced Technology

National Priority

NAP-Provide new and developing animal industries with regular and up-to-date market assessments