pavel.gornas@lvai.lv

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Job title: 
Leading scientist, PhD
Eurocaroten role: 
Management Committee
First name: 
Paweł
Last name: 
Górnaś
Short research description: 

Agro-industrial by-products as a valuable source of hydrophilic and lipophilic bioactive compounds.
Unconventional sources of oil - rich in tocopherols, tocotrienols, carotenoids, phytosterols, squalene and essential fatty acids.
Impact of the plant cultivar/variety on composition and concentration of bioactive compounds.
Impact of processing on stability of bioactive compounds.
Development of alternative and simplified sample preparation, and rapid detection of bioactive compounds via HPLC.
Bioactive compounds of food as a potential quality and authenticity markers.

Techniques routinely used: 
NP/RP-HPLC/DAD/FLD/RID/ELSD
Instrumentation/Facilities: 
HPLC/DAD/FLD/RID/ELSD
Country: 
Latvia
City: 
Dobele
Institution: 
Institute of Horticulture, Latvia University of Agriculture
Department: 
Unit of Processing and Biochemistry
Address: 

Graudu Str. 1

Zip Code: 
LV-3701
Phone: 
+371-63722294
Matrix: 
Foods
Feeds
Waste
By-products
Plants
Gender: 
Male
WG option 1: 
WG1
WG option 2: 
WG2
Scientific approach: 
Fundamental
Applied
Industrial
Areas: 
Agro-food
Analysis
Biochemistry
Chemistry
Production
Other keywords: 
Analysis
Applications
Food Quality
Functional Foods
Industry
Processing
STMS hosting: 
No
Meetings hosting: 
No

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