INSTRUMENTAL COLOUR ANALYSIS OF CHICKEN MEAT STORED IN BIO – DEGRADABLE PACKAGING

INSTRUMENTAL COLOUR ANALYSIS OF CHICKEN MEAT STORED IN BIO – DEGRADABLE PACKAGING MATERIALS M. Thamizhannal*, V. Apparao, S. Satheesh Raja and A. Vanathi Department of Meat Science and Technology, Madras Veterinary College, TANUVAS, Chennai-600 007, India [Correspondence author E-mail*: thamizhlpt@gmail.com] Received: 24-04-2016 Accepted: 11-07-2016 Abstract: This study was undertaken to evaluate Instrumental colour analysis of chicken meat stored in biodegradable packaging materials at refrigeration temperature. The different biodegradable packaging materials viz. Areca Sheath trays, Coconut shell powder trays and commercially available Styrofoam trays were Read More …

DEVELOPMENT OF PCR BASED PROTOCOL FOR DETECTION OF LISTERIA

DEVELOPMENT OF PCR BASED PROTOCOL FOR DETECTION OF LISTERIA MONOCYTOGENES FROM CHICKEN MEAT S. Satheesh Raja*, V. Appa Rao, M. Thamizhannal and R. Narendra Babu Department of Meat Science and Technology, Madras Veterinary College, TANUVAS, Chennai-600 007, India [Correspondence author E-mail*: drsatheeshtyke@gmail.com] Received: 26-04-2016 Accepted: 11-07-2016 Abstract: A study was undertaken to develop a PCR protocol for detection of Listeria monocytogenes in chicken meat. Samples with OD ratio (260:280) between 1.7 and 1.9 were considered good in terms of concentration and purity Read More …

PREVALENCE AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF CLOSTRIDIUM PERFRINGENS IN CHICKEN MEAT

PREVALENCE AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF CLOSTRIDIUM PERFRINGENS IN CHICKEN MEAT IN RETAIL OUTLETS IN HASSAN DISTRICT, KARNATAKA Nithin Prabhu, K.1, Wilfred Ruban2, S., Porteen Kannan3 and Nithya Quintoil4 1.Dept. of Veterinary Microbiology, Veterinary College, Hassan; 2.Dept. of Livestock Products Technology, Veterinary College, Hassan, Karnataka- 573 201, 3.Dept. of Veterinary Public Health, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, India. 4.Department of Veterinary Public Health, RIVER, Puducherry. [Corresponding author2 email : rubanlpt@gmail.com] Received: 06-03-2015 Accepted: 25-04-2015 Abstract: A study on the prevalence of Clostridium Read More …