Science Cafe: Berries Beneficial for Health

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Time: The presentation begins at 6 p.m. Please arrive earlier if you would like to eat dinner prior to the presentation. You may also stay after the talk to enjoy dinner, dessert, or drinks. 

Location: The Warehouse, 320 West Center Street Marion, OH 43302.  We’ll be meeting in the large room in the back of the Warehouse.  Food and drinks will be available for purchase from the Warehouse menu.

Speaker: Dr. Yael Vodovotz, Professor, Department of Food Science and Technology at The Ohio State University

Title: Development of Berry Based Targeted Delivery Systems For Disease Prevention

Description: Black raspberry and strawberry fruits contain a variety of bioactives that may be beneficial for health. This talk will discuss the key parameters that are vital in functional food development and testing using strawberry and black raspberry as example starting materials.