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Food Cultures of the World Encyclopedia Volume 4 : Europe

© ABC-Clio Inc, 2011

Encyclopedia entry

...Overview Romania is situated in the region of eastern Europe and is considered part of the Balkans. It is bordered by Bulgaria to the south, Serbia to the southwest, Hungary to the west and northwest...

Conceptualizing the Vitamin and Pellagra as an Avitaminosis: A Case-Study Analysis of the Sedimentation Process of Medical Knowledge

Proteins, Pathologies and Politics : Dietary Innovation and Disease from the Nineteenth Century

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Book chapter

...Introduction In 1912, Casimir Funk, a young Polish chemist proposed the term ‘vitamine’ to refer to a chemical substance which he isolated from extracts of rice bran and yeast...