Mushroom cells can be utilized as "Mushroom spaceship" with super-hard outer walls can be induced. The "Mushroom spaceship" could protect fragile probiotics from heat and pressure so as to preserve them during food processing. Our technolgy provides more health benefits when people consume products with probiotics ingredients. The "Mushroom spaceship" itself could empower gut microbiome to losing weight and controlling the obesity.
Probiotics are fragile during food processing. Our technology protects probiotics against damage from heat or pressure and enables different types of probiotics to be included in snacks, hot drinks and pet food to provide health benefits.
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