A group of researchers has been formed to link egg research efforts throughout Europe, with the aim of discovering new uses for hen eggs and increasing egg consumption. The final meeting of the group’s European ‘multidisciplinary hen egg research’ project highlighted the roles eggs can play in human health.
Keywords: eggs, medicated eggs, cardiovascular activity, human health, Action 923, anti-oxidants, carotenoids, lutein, vitamin E, selenium, egg yolk antibodies, IgY
Source: World Poultry Magazine Vol. 22 nr.10