News: Honours projects - Food and Nutrition Science

A sweet treat? Salmonella in raw egg based desserts

Raw egg dessert

Honours project: Combine your interest in food science, animal science and biomedical science by investigating the the behaviour of Salmonella in mousse, tiramisu, and custard.

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Nutritional composition of complementary toddler foods

Infant nutrition

Honours project: Investigate the nutritional value of solid foods to meet the increasing nutritional requirements of infants and toddlers.

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Maternal nutrition and child development

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Honours project: Investigate maternal iodine intake in pregnancy and executive function of children at 6 years of age.

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Improving food safety using plasma sterilisation

Improving food safety using plasma sterilisation

Honours project: Investigate the use of a high energy form of matter (plasma) to improve food safety.

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Growth signalling pathways acting on the intestinal stem cell

Piglets Roseworthy campus

Honours project: This project aims to access activity of positive and negative signalling pathways that act on intestinal stem cells in pigs.

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Viable, but non-culturable bacteria: Understanding the risks for food safety

Salmonella species growing on X.L.D. agar Nathan Reading [CC BY-NC-ND 2.0]

Honours project: This project aims to determine the ability of viable but non culturable bacteria to cause disease.

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What's the best diet for a zebrafish?

Zebrafish

Honours project: Develop diet recipes for a variety of life stages of zebrafish.

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Improving survival of new born piglets & sow performance

School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences image - Will van Wettere

Honours project: This research aims to increase the reproductive output of sows by increasing piglet survival using supplementary nutritional strategies in late gestation.

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