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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Chemical composition, dietary fibre and resistant starch contents of raw and cooked pea, common bean, chickpea and lentil legumes
Author: Costa, GED
Queiroz-Monici, KDS
Reis, SMPM
de Oliveira, AC
Abstract: The chemical composition and the contents of resistant starch and soluble and insoluble dietary fibre of pea (Pisum sativum L.), common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.), chickpea (Cicer aretinum L.) and lentil (Lens culinaris Med.) legumes, were studied. Raw and freeze-dried cooked samples were used, both in the form of flour. Protein values of the legumes ranged from 18.5 to 21.9 g/100 g for the raw grains and from 21.3 to 23.7 g/100 g for freeze-dried cooked legumes. Chickpea stood out for the highest lipid content (p < 0.05), the lowest insoluble fibre values, and soluble dietary fibre not detected. The average content of resistant starch found in the legumes did not differ statistically (p > 0.05), being 2.23 +/- 0.24 g/100 g for freeze-dried cooked legumes, and showing a slight reduction in comparison to the raw form. (c) 2004 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Subject: legumes
chemical composition
soluble and insoluble dietary fibre
resistant starch
Country: Inglaterra
Editor: Elsevier Sci Ltd
Rights: fechado
Identifier DOI: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2004.11.020
Date Issue: 2006
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