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broken husks of the seeds of cereal grains that are separated from the flour by sifting

food prepared from the husks of cereal grains

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However,the group of rats fed on maize bran diet had a significantly (p85% protein###200.
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Scientists at Kansas State University evaluated the formation of AGEs in cooked beef patties containing various cereal brans rich in polyphenolic antioxidants: wheat (Jagger variety); triticale, a hybrid of wheat and rye (Spring Triticale and Thundercale); and rye brans.
First, all brans were mixed into 90% lean ground beef to form patties at 5% bran levels.
study showed flavor differences arising from various colored brans in whole-grain rice.
General Mills adds inulin to make the fiber (11 grams) appear superior to other raisin brans (7 to 8 grams).
22 mg/dL after the administration of diets containing raw and processed oat brans respectively.
The objective of Turkish scientists was to investigate the effects of different cereal brans on dough and bread properties.
An ordinary whole wheat cereal like Wheaties has just 3 grams of fiber per serving, but raisin brans hit 5 to 8 grams and an all-bran cereal reaches 10 to 14 grams.
Each muffin contained 13 grams of the respective brans.
Exception: added sugar plus sugar from the fruit in raisin brans brings their total to around 20 grams.
But, brans aside, it's tough to find cereals with more than a few grams of fiber.
As for the "Baked with the Wholesome Goodness of 3 Natural Brans" on the Pepperidge Farm Hearty Slices Seven Grain package: the bread has more salt than two of the three brans.
For a while, it seemed like consumers couldn't get enough oat bran.