volatile sulfur compound

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volatile sulfur compound (VSC),

material produced by malodorous volatile gases resulting from bacteria in the oral cavity.
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Scientists at North Carolina State University clarified the source and formation of volatile sulfur compounds in fluid milk.
Scientists at Iowa State University undertook a study to investigate how volatile sulfur compounds in precooked ready-to-eat (RTE) turkey breast react to doses of radiation and subsequent storage.
In the large multi-metals study, some metal treatments were initially associated with decreases in volatile sulfur compound concentrations, but these effects were shown to reverse after four months of anaerobic storage (Figure 4).
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Volatile sulfur compounds are typical components of spoiled fish and most of the specific spoilage bacteria produce one or several volatile sulfides.
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