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Welcome to This Course

This course is a project cooperated with Tohoku University. You will learn about the bioactive components and the benefits of rice bran and fermented rice bran for preventing chronic diseases …

Course structure survey

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Driselase Rice Bran Fraction – Adenosine

Continuing on explaining Driselase fraction, Professor Shirakawa went further to isolate other ingredients. The research identified adenosine as the main functional ingredient from Driselase fraction. Adenosine is a nucleic acid …

Correlation of CCL28 Between CCR10 and CCR3

Professor Nochi will explain the correlation of CCL28 Between CCR10 and CCR3 in this video. CCL28 is a critical chemokine that recruits the IgA-producing plasma cells into the mammary gland. …

Introduction of Rice Bran

Welcome to this course on the Agriculture and Nutrition: Functional Property of Processed Rice Bran. This video introduces you to the main themes we will cover over the next two …

The Major Byproducts of Rice Bran Oil

In this video, professor SHIRAKAWA will introduce γ-oryzanol. The major byproducts of rice bran oil include γ-Oryzanol, ferulic acid, inositol, phytic acid, tocotrienol, geranylgeraniol, and so on. This video shows …

Different Rice Bran Fraction Against SHRSP

Professor SHIRAKAWAR will explain how to find other functional ingredients from rice bran in this video. The research team used the enzyme, Driselase, to break down ell wall and get …

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT)

Please take some time to read this article, Understanding the mechanisms of faecal microbiota transplantation. Have you ever heard of FMT(fecal microbiota transplantation)? FMT, also known as a stool transplant, …

Lactation Cycle

The physiological basis of breastfeeding Breast milk contains all the nutrients that an infant needs in the neonatal period, both in cattle and humans. It is easily digested and efficiently …

CCL28 Chemokine

Do you know what CCL28(C-C Motif Chemokine Ligand 28) is? CCL28 is a kind of Protein Coding genes, which chemotactic activity is to rest CD4, CD8 T-cell and eosinophils, inducing …

Dextran Sulfate Sodium (DSS)‐induced Colitis Model

Here is a related research that we would recommend, Dextran Sulfate Sodium (DSS)-Induced Colitis in Mice. Ulcerative colitis (UC), one of the chronic remittent or progressive inflammatory condition that commonly …

Further Reading-The Comprehensive Article

DSS(Dextran Sodium Sulfate) is a kind of colitis-inducer. In the previous video, we saw the FRB supplement could alleviate the impact of DSS on mice. The link to the comprehensive …

Further Reading: Secondary Lymphoid Tissues

The secondary lymphoid tissues is thought to enhance the sensitivity of antigen recognition and to support proper regulation of the activation and maturation of the antigen-responsive lymphoid cells. Here is …

Further Reading: Peyer’s Patches

Peyer’s patches (PPs) are unique compared to other secondary lymphoid tissues. This review introduces a current understanding of how PPs foster B-cell encounters with antigen, how they favor isotype switching …