The NPS has been focusing on anthocyanins, the antioxidant-rich pigments that give blackberries and blueberries their signature shades.
The research team discovered that steamed mealworms emit a strong, corn-like odor, and when grilled or fried, they gave off a shrimp and frying oil-like scent.
The technology, developed after four years of joint research, does away with the use of heavy equipment.
Uber adds the world’s first reindeer sleigh rides to its services in Finland in time for the holidays
Celltrion will receive US$10 million in milestone payments after successfully passing key stages of the development and approval cycle.
Olympus to sell microscope unit to Bain for $3 billion, focus on medical technology
Olympus had agreed to sell its microscope unit to private equity firm Bain Capital for $3.1 billion as it speeds up the overhaul of its business portfolio to focus solely on medical technology
The microscope unit, which also manufactures industrial endoscopes and x-ray analyzers, will be transferred to Bain on January 4, subject to antitrust regulatory approvals in Japan and elsewhere.
Olympus stated that the transfer to Bain would benefit the company by allowing it to grow through more agile and flexible decision-making based on market needs.
Bain edged global private equity firms such as Carlyle Group and KKR & Co. for the right to acquire the microscope unit.
Olympus said the transfer to Bain would be in its best interest to allow the business to grow with more agile and flexible decision-making based on market needs.
Bain won over global private equity firms such as Carlyle Group and KKR & Co.
Bain owns flash memory chip maker Kioxia Holdings and is proceeding to a second bidding round for Toshiba.