NZ to benefit from new science links to China

AgResearch intends to form a joint international research centre with China’s largest state–owned food company and largest university research department specialising in food science and nutrition. A Collaboration Arrangement was signed earlier this month in Beijing with the Nutrition and Health Research Institute (NHRI) within the China Oils and Foodstuffs Corporation (COFCO), and with the […]

AgResearch-led project receives $3.6 million for research into gut health

The Asian middle-classes are the target for an AgResearch-led project into gut health which has just been allocated $3.6 million by the High-Value Nutrition National Science Challenge. Principal Investigator Associate Professor Nicole Roy says she and other AgResearch colleagues will be working with the University of Otago, the Malaghan Institute of Medical Research and Plant […]