Describe a hypothetical experiment to test the effectiveness of your functional product; be sure to include hypotheses, control treatment(s), expected results, and conclusions.
-Product- Flax seed, Purple sweet potato flour and Grape seed oil Enriched Multi Seed Bread- provides antioxidants and omega 3 to fight cardiovascular disease as a functional food.
What is the effective dose of your bioactive compound? how much of your product would one need to eat in order to see benefits?
Key Components for a Complete Response:
- Summarize one functional aspect regarding your product that remains unknown or inconclusive in the literature.
- What type of model would you use to test your hypothesis and why? Describe the objective, hypothesis, control treatments, results, and possible conclusions of your hypothetical study.
- Example models to consider: cell cultures, microfluidics, animals, or human subjects
- The response must be a minimum of 1 page, single-spaced, written in Times New Roman 12-pt font with 1″ margins.