EC Nutrition

EC Nutrition (ECNU) is a multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed scientific journal that covers topics relevant to nutrition and diet and also palatability of foods and their applications. The journal aims to focus on the advancements in the field of nutrition, dietics and food sciences. EC Nutrition journal is an amazing platform to present advances in nutritional research including clinical nutrition and various technological advancements. The vision of the journal is to enhance the human well-being for a healthy society. The field of nutrition includes the study of nutrients, biomarkers for assessing the influence of dietary components on human health status. The journal explores all the aspects of nutrition some of which include energy metabolism and its regulation, proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, amino acids, vitamins, minerals, nutritional microbiology, comparative nutrition, culinology, sports nutrition, nutritional toxicology, public health nutrition and all the relevant topics of nutritional science.

Aim and scope

Nutritional and Food science is the most significant subject for a safe, strong and a healthy society. Quality research on nutritional sciences contributes to the improvement of public health and there is a requirement of better understanding of the science involved in nutrition and dietetics. It is essential to create awareness among the public regarding the role of nutrition and also the identification of sensible solutions to public health issues. Every day, we are faced with a number of problems due to lack of healthy nutritional diet. These problems can be overcome by making the smart food and nutrition choices that is a necessary part of everyone's daily life. The journal desires to serve the scientific community by exploring the ideas of the scientific researchers in all the aspects of nutritional sciences.

Major subject areas of interest in nutrition include, but are not restricted to the following fields :

Nutritional methodologies, Nutrition requirements, Nutrient physiology and metabolism, Nutritional medicine, Nutritional epidemiology, Dietetics, Nutritional toxicities, Sports nutrition, Malnutrition, Vitamins, Proteins, Carbohydrates, Fibers, Lipids and Minerals, Nutritional neurosciences, Nutritional immunology, Overnutrition, Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics, Prenatal nutrition, Biochemistry and cellular metabolism of nutrients, Effect of nutrition on metabolic control, Impact of hormones and genetics on nutrient handling, Dietary strategies, Public health policy & Health economics, Nutritional disorders, Sensory evaluations of food, Food preservation and Quality control, Food processing industries and Food processing engineering, Organic nutrition, Food regulatory affairs, Applications of nanotechnology in food and nutrition, Nutrition and food science, Paediatric nutrition, Food technology and its applications, Food security and challenges, Current research in food science and technology, Applied human nutrition, Culinology, Probiotics, Food chemistry, Food allergies and intolerances, Nutraceutical, Microencapsulation applied to foods and nutrients, Clinical nutrition, Nutritional deficiencies and related diseases, Food microbiology and safety, Analytical methods in nutrition & food sciences, Food preservation, Dietary surveys, Nanoscale food science, engineering, and technology, Principles of nutritional problem diagnosis, Advanced microscopy of foods, Food and bioprocess technology, Antioxidants and phytochemicals in food, Healthy eating Initiatives, Human nutrition over the life span, Family meal management, Sensory and food quality, Consumption and eating habits, Food rheology, Food fortification, Nutrification, Food toxicology, Food analysis, Diets and diseases, Food packaging, Calorie intake and consumption, Dietary supplement, Food function and relationships between diet and disease, Fish nutrition, Animal nutrition, Consumer attitudes to food and risk assessment, Research methods in human nutrition, World problems in nutrition, Biotechnology in agricultural food production. The journal covers all the diversified topics irrelevant to nutrition.

EC Nutrition journal delightfully welcomes original articles in the spectrum of nutrition to bring all the relevant nutritional areas together on a single platform. We heartily welcome your valuable submissions at

Latest Articles


  • Appetite Control and Nutrigenomic Diets are Connected to Immune Regulation and Diabetes Prevention
  • Ian James Martins. 12(3): 130-133.

    Published: December 13, 2017

    Research Article

  • Postgraduate Nutrition Education in India: What is Being Taught? An Analysis of Course Content
  • Shweta Khandelwal, Tanusree Paul and Lawrence Haddad. 12(3): 120-129.

    Published: December 13, 2017


  • Can Lead in Honey be Dangerous for Children Health?
  • Antonio Greco Miani and Maurizio Quinto. 12(3): 117-119.

    Published: December 11, 2017

    Conceptual Paper

  • Middle Range Theory: Process of Adaptation to the Gestational Weight Gain
  • Yolanda Botello Moreno, Velia Margarita Cárdenas Villarreal, Elizabeth Guzmán Ortiz and Milton Carlos Guevara Valtier. 12(2): 110-116.

    Published: December 11, 2017

    Research Article

  • Diet Supplemented with Sumac (Rhus coriaria L.) Influenced Fatty Acid Composition but not the Cholesterol Content of Eggs from Japanese Quail
  • PS Sabir and R Aydin. 12(2): 103-109.

    Published: December 09, 2017

    Short Communication

  • Epicurus: Could he be the Father of the Modern Behavioral Approach to Obesity?
  • Anastasios Papalazarou. 12(2): 99-102.

    Published: December 08, 2017

    News and Events

    Welcoming Article Submission

    ECronicon delightfully welcomes the authors for submission of articles towards the upcoming issue.

    Submission Timeline

    Last date for submission of articles is November 30, 2017.

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    We are implementing a proposal that three articles will be elected by the Editorial Panel of E-Cronicon as "Three Best Articles of the Issue", from the articles received till November 30, 2017. The authors of these "Three Best Articles of the Issue" will be provided a privilege to publish their next article for full waiver.

    Update for Upcoming Issue

    We are implementing a proposal that three articles will be elected by the Editorial Panel of E-Cronicon as "Three Best Articles of the Issue", from the articles received till November 30, 2017. The authors of these "Three Best Articles of the Issue" will be provided a "Special Best Paper of the Issue Certificate".

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    Best Article of Volume 12 Issue 1

    aa Race-Day Catering in Professional Horseracing: Does Current Provision Facilitate Weight Management and Riding Performance?

    Daniel Martin, George Wilson, James P Morton, Graeme L Close and Rebecca C Murphy. 12(1): 03-17.