Application of novel techniques for monitoring quality changes in meat and fish products during traditional processing processes: reconciling novelty and tradition
UNIVERSAL IDENTIFIER: http://hdl.handle.net/11093/1681
EDITED VERSION: https://www.mdpi.com/2227-9717/8/8/988
UNESCO SUBJECT: 2302.12 Fermentación ; 2301.08 Espectroscopia de Infrarrojos ; 3309.90 Microbiología de Alimentos
DOCUMENT TYPE: article
In this review, we summarize the most recent advances in monitoring changes induced in fish and other seafood, and meat and meat products, following the application of traditional processing processes by means of conventional and emerging advanced techniques. Selected examples from the literature covering relevant applications of spectroscopic methods (i.e., visible and near infrared (VIS/NIR), mid-infrared (MIR), Raman, nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR), and fluorescence) will be used to illustrate the topics covered in this review. Although a general reluctance toward using and adopting new technologies in traditional production sectors causes a relatively low interest in spectroscopic techniques, the recently published studies have pointed out that these techniques could be a powerful tool for the non-destructive monitoring and process optimization during the production of muscle food products.
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