Medicine and Healthy Food

Medicine and Healthy Food
Special Issue Information: A special issue of Experimental Medicine
Healthy food can provide our body with essential nutrition including adequate essential amino acids from protein, lipids, carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals, and etc. According to the recent medical researches, the inseparable relationship between healthy food and medicine has been realized widely. Certain food can act like natural medicine against disease, such as improving absorption of nutrients, balancing blood glucose, controlling inflammation, balancing hormones, eliminating toxins and etc. Consequently, the dietary therapy has drawn much attention in the medical research.

The special issue aims to promote a greater knowledge and understanding of medicine and healthy food. In this special issue, we intend to invite original scientific research articles from the individuals and institutions.

Potential topics include but are not limited to the following:
•   Bioactive peptides
•   Nutritional implications of food processing
•   Nutritional quality of novel foods
•   Dietary supplements
•   Minerals and botanicals
•   Antioxidants and ageing
•   Medical nutrition therapy
•   Probiotics and probiotic functional foods
•   Nutrition and Diabetes
•   Food-based vaccines
•   Dietary requirements and nutritive value of food

Submission Guideline:
Authors should submit their original articles related to the focus of the special issue to
Special Issue Timetable:
Submission Deadline March 31th, 2018
Publication Date May 31th, 2018