Background and activities

Tuna Baydin holds a B.Sc. degree in Molecular Biology and Genetics and a M.Sc. degree in Biotechnology. Her industrial PhD project is a collaboration between NTNU and Vitux AS. She currently works with chewable biopolymer gels for the oral delivery of nutraceuticals.

Project title: Optimization and Further Development of ConCordix Formulation Technology 

Supervisor: Kurt I. Draget, Department of Biotechnology and Food Science, NTNU

Co-supervisor: Magnus N. Hattrem, Vitux AS

Keywords: rheology, biopolymer chemistry, emulsions, drug delivery