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Cellular Agriculture for Production of Cell-Based Seafood: Part 2— Why should we start with lean fish?

FS453/FSHN23-3by Rose Omidvar and Razieh FarzadDecember 13th, 2023This EDIS publication is the second in cellular agriculture series in which we provided information on why some fish species are better candidates for cell-based seafood production. In addition, we discussed why zebrafish could be a suitable animal model for the research and development of cell-based seafood.

Fish Fillet: White Versus Red, Structure and Nutritional Composition

FS454/FSHN23-4by Rose Omidvar, Michael Sipos, and Razieh FarzadJanuary 11th, 2024Fish is one of the primary sources of protein and other nutrients globally. There are thousands of food fish species with different chemical compositions and nutritional characteristics of fillets. Therefore, this EDIS publication has provided information on fish muscle structure and differences between red muscles and white muscles in fish. In addition, discussions on fish muscle composition and the effect of heat on the muscle are provided.

Preparation, Safe Handling, and Nutritional Value of Blue Crab: A Seafood Delicacy

SG078/SGEF120 by Donald E. Sweat and Razieh FarzadApril 26th, 2022This document provides basic information regarding the preparation, safe handling, and nutritional value of blue crab for seafood consumers. Written by Donald E. Sweat and Razieh Farzad; published by the UF/IFAS Food Science and Human Nutrition Department; 3 pp.

Seafood Knowledge, Perceptions, and Use Patterns in Florida: Findings from a 2013 Survey of Florida Residents

FE965/FE965 by Lisa Krimsky, Charles Adams, and Bryan FluechJune 27th, 2018

Shopping for Health: Seafood

FS247/FSHN14-05 by Michelle Brown and Wendy J. DahlJune 20th, 2022A UF/IFAS numbered Fact Sheet. in support of UF/IFAS Extension program: Nutrition and Food Systems

Special Food Safety Issues during Pregnancy

FY1136/FCS8886 by Claudia Peñuela and Amy SimonneDecember 5th, 2022A UF/IFAS numbered Fact Sheet.

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