FAACT's Roundtable

Ep. 42: Food Allergen Detection with Scientist Melanie Downs

November 04, 2020 FAACT's Roundtable Podcast
FAACT's Roundtable
Ep. 42: Food Allergen Detection with Scientist Melanie Downs
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FAACT's Roundtable
Ep. 42: Food Allergen Detection with Scientist Melanie Downs
Nov 04, 2020
FAACT's Roundtable Podcast

In this episode, we explore the science behind how food manufacturers detect allergens with Melanie Downs, PhD, Associate Professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Department of Food Science and Technology. Learn about spectrometry and how testing food samples sometimes uses the same technology used in COVID-19 rapid testing. Dr. Downs explains what type of research is conducted at the Food Allergy Research & Resource Program (FARRP) and how it impacts people managing food allergies.

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You can find FAACT's Roundtable Podcast on Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, StitcheriHeart Radio, Podcast Chaser, Deezer, and Listen Notes.

Visit us at www.FoodAllergyAwareness.org and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and YouTube. Contact us directly via Email.

Sponsored by: DBV Technologies

Show Notes

In this episode, we explore the science behind how food manufacturers detect allergens with Melanie Downs, PhD, Associate Professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Department of Food Science and Technology. Learn about spectrometry and how testing food samples sometimes uses the same technology used in COVID-19 rapid testing. Dr. Downs explains what type of research is conducted at the Food Allergy Research & Resource Program (FARRP) and how it impacts people managing food allergies.

To keep you in the know, below is a helpful link:

You can find FAACT's Roundtable Podcast on Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, StitcheriHeart Radio, Podcast Chaser, Deezer, and Listen Notes.

Visit us at www.FoodAllergyAwareness.org and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and YouTube. Contact us directly via Email.

Sponsored by: DBV Technologies