Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume


Extraction, Purification, Characterization and Applications

Edited by Martin Masuelli

National University of San Luis

This book deepens the study and knowledge on pectins, especially in the processes of extraction, purification, and characterization, in short its many and wide applications. Among the most prominent applications are the food, pharmaceutical, and other industries. The development of pectins has a very promising future with a marked annual increase and with a wide range of sources. As written above, this book will help its readers to expand their knowledge on this biopolymer with vast application in the industry worldwide.

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PectinsExtraction, Purification, Characterization and ApplicationsEdited by Martin Masuelli

Published: January 22nd 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78880

ISBN: 978-1-78984-072-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-071-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-550-7

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

6122 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

8 Web of Science Citations

21 Dimensions Citations


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1. Extraction and Characterization of Pectins From Peels of Criolla Oranges (Citrus sinensis): Experimental Reviews

By Paula Ruano, Lismet Lazo Delgado, Sergio Picco, Liliana Villegas, Franco Tonelli, Mario Eduardo Aguilera Merlo, Javier Rigau, Darío Diaz and Martin Masuelli


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2. Extraction and Purification of Pectin from Agro-Industrial Wastes

By Erumalla Venkatanagaraju, N. Bharathi, Rachiraju Hema Sindhuja, Rajshree Roy Chowdhury and Yarram Sreelekha


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3. Pectin - Extraction, Purification, Characterization and Applications

By Virginia Rodríguez Robledo* and Lucía Isabel Castro Vázquez


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4. Role of Pectin in Food Processing and Food Packaging

By Thiraviam Vanitha and Mahejibin Khan


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5. Pectins as Emulsifying Agent on the Preparation, Characterization, and Photocatalysis of Nano-LaCrO3

By Rudy Tahan Mangapul Situmeang


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6. Properties of Wine Polysaccharides

By Leticia Martínez-Lapuente, Zenaida Guadalupe and Belén Ayestarán


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7. Flavonoids and Pectins

By Zhiping Zhang, Yanzhi He and Xinyue Zhang


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