Japan explores the boundary between food and medicine

Swinbanks, David; O'Brien, John
July 1993
Nature;7/15/1993, Vol. 364 Issue 6434, p180
Academic Journal
Reports on the marketing of rice as a health product by Shiseido, Japan's leading cosmetics manufacturer. Approval from the Ministry of Health and Welfare to sell a functionally physiological food; Removal of protein globulin for the benefit of consumers allergic to rice.


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