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Digestion is the mechanical and chemical breaking down of food into smaller components, to a form that can be absorbed, for instance, into a blood stream. Digestion is a form of catabolism; a break-down of macro food molecules to smaller ones.
Researchers unravel genetic makeup of ticks to tackle disease

Researchers unravel genetic makeup of ticks to tackle disease

Effect of prebiotic and probiotic foods on health

Effect of prebiotic and probiotic foods on health

Clinical trial of lipase inhibitor for the treatment of obesity

Clinical trial of lipase inhibitor for the treatment of obesity

Automated science speeds solution of Human Genome data

Automated science speeds solution of Human Genome data

Influence of alcohol consumption on risk of developing hypertension and type 2 diabetes

Influence of alcohol consumption on risk of developing hypertension and type 2 diabetes

Oral allergy syndrome, allergic response  from fruit

Oral allergy syndrome, allergic response from fruit

FDA mandates approval for all pancreatic enzyme replacements

FDA mandates approval for all pancreatic enzyme replacements

Scientists have developed a better form of omega-3 fish oil

Scientists have developed a better form of omega-3 fish oil

Watch out Skippy, the meat of Australia's bush kangaroo may be the highest known source of the healthy fat CLA

Watch out Skippy, the meat of Australia's bush kangaroo may be the highest known source of the healthy fat CLA

New drug to treat urinary tract infections, a step closer

New drug to treat urinary tract infections, a step closer