fish protein concentrate


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fish protein concentrate

n.
A protein-rich flour or paste prepared from ground fish and used as a nutritional additive to foods.
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Take the story of fish protein concentrate (FPC), a long and expensive (by our laboratory standards, anyway) investigation and engineering study.
Several studies have developed fish protein concentrates from different fish species (Murueta, Toro, & Carreno, 2007; Vidal, Rodrigues, Zapata, & Vieira, 2011; Godoy, Franco, Souza, Stevanato, & Visentainer, 2013) and obtained crude protein between 60 and 85%, coupled to several lipids.