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Edited by Kendal D. Hirschi

  1. Content type: Discussion

    In ancient lore, a bullet cast from silver is the only effective weapon against monsters. The uptake of active diet-derived microRNAs (miRNAs) in consumers may be the silver bullet long sought after in nutriti...

    Authors: Kenneth W. Witwer and Chen-Yu Zhang

    Citation: Genes & Nutrition 2017 12:15

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  2. Content type: Editorial

    When a novel nutritional concept comes along, scientists become enthusiastic and start new explorations. In 2012, the field was enthralled with a study suggesting plant-based nucleic acid “information” acts as...

    Authors: Kendal D. Hirschi

    Citation: Genes & Nutrition 2017 12:16

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  3. Content type: Commentary

    Extracellular vesicles deliver a variety of cargos to recipient cells, including the delivery of cargos in dietary vesicles from bovine milk to non-bovine species. The rate of discovery in this important line ...

    Authors: Janos Zempleni

    Citation: Genes & Nutrition 2017 12:12

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