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The health-promoting potential of the Black Soldier Fly

A new article in All About Feed reports:

“For the first time, the antioxidant effect of insect protein has been investigated in real-time conditions. It appears that black soldier fly protein could have a health-promoting effect when included in animal feed.

In a new study researchers have investigated the health-promoting potential of the black soldier fly (BSF) as an ingredient in animal feed. It appears that BSF protein derivatives contain low-molecular-weight peptides that are known for their antioxidant effect. This is why including BSF derivatives in, for example pet food and aqua feed, could promote animal health.”

Read the full article at All About Feed:

https://www.allaboutfeed.net/New-Proteins/Articles/2020/8/The-health-promoting-potential-of-the-black-soldier-fly-625697E/

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