wheat germ


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germ

 [jerm]
1. a pathogenic microorganism.
2. living substance capable of developing into an organ, part, or organism as a whole; a primordium.
wheat germ the embryo of wheat, which contains tocopherol, thiamine, riboflavin, and other vitamins.

wheat germ

the embryo of wheat; contains thiamin, riboflavin, and other vitamins.

wheat germ

The nucleus of a wheat kernel, which has a high content of Vitamin E, folate/folic acid, phosphorus, thiamin, zinc, magnesium, essential fatty acids and fatty alcohols (e.g., octacosanol). Long promoted as a healthy food, there is little data to support the belief that wheat germ increases vigour, stamina and athletic performance

wheat germ

(wēt jĕrm)
Embryo of wheat; contains thiamin, riboflavin, and other vitamins.
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Fermented wheat germ extract inhibits glycolysis/pentose cycle enzymes and induces apoptosis through poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase activation in Jurkat T-cell leukemia tumor cells.
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Therefore, we constructed a modified D-optimal mixture design sufficient to satisfy a Scheffe cubic polynomial response surface model (Cornell 2002) for 3 diet ingredients (cellulose, cottonseed meal, and wheat germ) in addition to constant amounts of salt and vitamin mixtures (Table 1).
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The skincare range is made from sea kelp, calcium, magnesium, potassium, iron, lecithin, Vitamins C, E and B12, plus oils of citrus, eucalyptus, wheat germ, alfalfa and sunflower.
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The complex is a blend of wheat germ oil and wheat protein that deposits proteins at the weakest part of the hair follicle.
Exhibit attendees (seated at the table) could participate in one of two hands-on experiments including DNA extraction from wheat germ using household "chemicals" like hand soap, meat tenderizer, and rubbing alcohol.
You Will Need: Large, ripe strawberries, rinsed Low-fat whipped topping, thawed Sprinkles: wheat germ, sesame seeds, pecan chips, or mini carob chips Directions: 1.