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A2 milk

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A2 milk is cow's milk that mostly lacks a form of β-casein proteins called A1 and instead has mostly the A2 form. [1]

38 relations: Administration (law), Amino acid, Australian Securities Exchange, Breeding program, Casein, Casomorphin, Cherry picking, Commerce Commission, Corran McLachlan, Correlation does not imply causation, Dairy Australia, Dietary supplement, Digestive enzyme, Epidemiology, European Food Safety Authority, Fonterra, Food Standards Australia New Zealand, Fraser and Neave, Genetic testing, Histidine, Hy-Vee, Intraperitoneal injection, Intrathecal administration, Kirin Company, Lion (Australasian company), Liquidation, Müller Milk & Ingredients, Midwestern United States, Opioid, Parmalat, Peptide, Proline, Protein primary structure, Public health, Single-nucleotide polymorphism, The a2 Milk Company, Twinlab, 2008 Chinese milk scandal.

Administration (law)

As a legal concept, administration is a procedure under the insolvency laws of a number of common law jurisdictions, similar to bankruptcy in the United States.

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Amino acid

Amino acids are organic compounds containing amine (-NH2) and carboxyl (-COOH) functional groups, along with a side chain (R group) specific to each amino acid.

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Australian Securities Exchange

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX, sometimes referred to outside Australia as the Sydney Stock Exchange) is Australia's primary securities exchange.

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Breeding program

A breeding program is the planned breeding of a group of animals or plants, usually involving at least several individuals and extending over several generations.

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Casein ("kay-seen", from Latin caseus, "cheese") is a family of related phosphoproteins (αS1, αS2, β, κ).

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Casomorphin is an opioid peptide (protein fragment) derived from the digestion of the milk protein casein.

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Cherry picking

Cherry picking, suppressing evidence, or the fallacy of incomplete evidence is the act of pointing to individual cases or data that seem to confirm a particular position while ignoring a significant portion of related cases or data that may contradict that position.

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Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission is a New Zealand government agency charged with enforcing legislation that promotes competition in the country's markets and prohibits misleading and deceptive conduct by traders.

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Corran McLachlan

Dr Corran McLachlan (1 April 1944 – 9 August 2003) was a New Zealand based research scientist and entrepreneur.

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Correlation does not imply causation

In statistics, many statistical tests calculate correlations between variables and when two variables are found to be correlated, it is tempting to assume that this shows that one variable causes the other.

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Dairy Australia

Dairy Australia is the Australian national body for the dairy industry, and a Research and development corporation (RDC).

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Dietary supplement

A dietary supplement is a manufactured product intended to supplement the diet when taken by mouth as a pill, capsule, tablet, or liquid.

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Digestive enzyme

Digestive enzymes are a group of enzymes that break down polymeric macromolecules into their smaller building blocks, in order to facilitate their absorption by the body.

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Epidemiology is the study and analysis of the distribution (who, when, and where) and determinants of health and disease conditions in defined populations.

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European Food Safety Authority

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) is the agency of the European Union (EU) that provides independent scientific advice and communicates on existing and emerging risks associated with the food chain.

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Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited is a New Zealand multinational dairy co-operative owned by around 10,500 New Zealand farmers.

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Food Standards Australia New Zealand

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) (Māori: Te Mana Kounga Kai - Ahitereiria me Aotearoa), formerly Australia New Zealand Food Authority (ANZFA), is the governmental body responsible for developing food standards for Australia and New Zealand.

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Fraser and Neave

Fraser and Neave, Limited (F&N) is a food and beverage, publishing and former brewing and property industries conglomerate in Singapore.

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Genetic testing

Genetic testing, also known as DNA testing, allows the determination of bloodlines and the genetic diagnosis of vulnerabilities to inherited diseases.

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Histidine (symbol His or H) is an α-amino acid that is used in the biosynthesis of proteins.

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Hy-Vee is an employee-owned chain of more than 245 supermarkets located throughout the Midwestern United States in Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

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Intraperitoneal injection

Intraperitoneal injection or IP injection is the injection of a substance into the peritoneum (body cavity).

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Intrathecal administration

Intrathecal administration is a route of administration for drugs via an injection into the spinal canal, or into the subarachnoid space so that it reaches the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and is useful in spinal anaesthesia, chemotherapy, or pain management applications.

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Kirin Company

is an integrated beverages company.

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Lion (Australasian company)

Lion is a beverage and food company that operates in Australia and New Zealand.

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In United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland and United States law and business, liquidation is the process by which a company is brought to an end.

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Müller Milk & Ingredients

Müller Milk & Ingredients, formerly Robert Wiseman Dairies and later Müller Wiseman Dairies, is the largest milk supplier and distributor in Great Britain.

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Midwestern United States

The Midwestern United States, also referred to as the American Midwest, Middle West, or simply the Midwest, is one of four census regions of the United States Census Bureau (also known as "Region 2").

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Opioids are substances that act on opioid receptors to produce morphine-like effects.

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Parmalat SpA is a multinational Italian dairy and food corporation.

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Peptides (from Gr.: πεπτός, peptós "digested"; derived from πέσσειν, péssein "to digest") are short chains of amino acid monomers linked by peptide (amide) bonds.

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Proline (symbol Pro or P) is a proteinogenic amino acid that is used in the biosynthesis of proteins.

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Protein primary structure

Protein primary structure is the linear sequence of amino acids in a peptide or protein.

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Public health

Public health is "the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting human health through organized efforts and informed choices of society, organizations, public and private, communities and individuals".

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Single-nucleotide polymorphism

A single-nucleotide polymorphism, often abbreviated to SNP (plural), is a variation in a single nucleotide that occurs at a specific position in the genome, where each variation is present to some appreciable degree within a population (e.g. > 1%).

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The a2 Milk Company

The a2 Milk Company Limited (previously known as A2 Corporation) is an ASX 200 public listed company that commercialises intellectual property relating to a2 milk, as well as the milk and related products like infant formula.

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Twinlab Corporation is an American company which manufactures and markets vitamins, minerals, and bodybuilding supplements.

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2008 Chinese milk scandal

The 2008 Chinese milk scandal was a widespread food safety incident in China.

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A1 (milk), A1 milk, A2 Milk, A2 beta casein.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A2_milk

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