ISSN print edition: 0366-6352
ISSN electronic edition: 1336-9075
Registr. No.: MK SR 9/7
Characterization of Starch from Amaranthus cruentus L.
K. Babor, G. Halásová, L. Dodok, R. Géciová, and J. Lokaj
Institute of Chemistry, Slovak Academy of Sciences, SK-842 38 Bratislava
Abstract: The starch isolated from seeds of Amaranthus cruentus L. has been characterized by physico-chemical and pasting properties as well as by determination of starch-granule distribution and enzyme susceptibility to α-, β, and γ-amylases in comparison with those of wheat, maize, waxy maize, and potato starches as references.
Full paper in Portable Document Format: 481a58.pdf
Chemical Papers 48 (1) 58–63 (1994)