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15 Oct 2019
--- Consumers are continuing to look for functional beverages that play into various health-related trends. NutritionInsight spoke to a variety of drink companies on the floor at Anuga 2019 in Cologne, Germany. While some... Read More
15 Oct 2019
--- Researchers have linked the structure of specific soluble cranberry proanthocyanidins (C-PAC) with a mechanism of action and efficacy for the first time. The study used Fruit d’Or’s Cran Naturelle whole fruit... Read More
15 Oct 2019
--- Pinpointing a palatable flavor profile has long been a prominent formulation challenge for makers of products containing hemp extracts. Targeting this need, Socati Corp. is integrating advanced microencapsulation technology... Read More
15 Oct 2019
--- The term “gut feeling” may have relevance as a physiological function. Scientists are becoming increasingly aware of how our bellies and brains are physically and biochemistrally linked, through the so-called... Read More
14 Oct 2019
--- Researchers have identified a compound in human breast milk that could be easily added to formula or cows’ milk to inhibit the growth of pathogenic bacteria. Glycerol monolaurate (GML) fights infections by harmful... Read More
14 Oct 2019
--- Nestlé is joining forces with prominent Swiss research institutions under a new initiative to address the major challenges of the future of food and nutrition. Coined the Swiss Food & Nutrition Valley, the project... Read More
14 Oct 2019
--- Beet processor Suiker Unie will produce its first 100kg of protein from sugar beet foliage this year with its Green Protein Demo Plant. The process is a unique “pioneering” method that the Dutch company has... Read More
11 Oct 2019
--- Consumers are looking for increasingly personalized levels of care, particularly within the digestive space. This is according to Lisa Ruttledge, COO and Co-Founder of FoodMarble, a start-up producing a portable breath test... Read More
11 Oct 2019
--- The personalized nutrition genie is out of the bottle, but barriers remain in bringing it to the marketplace. This is according to Dr. Ahmed El-Sohemy, President and Chief Science Officer at Nutrigenomix. Speaking to... Read More
11 Oct 2019
--- In nutrition news this week, The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) joined leading trade associations to form an alliance to advocate for the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to provide flexibility on the... Read More
11 Oct 2019
--- In response to increasing awareness of gut health as key to overall wellness, Comet Bio has launched its Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract. The product promotes the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut, with a 3g dose of... Read More
10 Oct 2019
--- Brexit could present an opportunity to review value-added tax (VAT) rates to rebalance the cost of food and drink in favor of health. This is according to Professor Dame Sally Davies’s final independent report,... Read More
10 Oct 2019
--- The plant-based trend is boosting the almond business globally, particularly with an increased interest in almond milk, almond flour and almond protein, says Bill Morecraft Jr, Senior Vice President, Global Ingredients... Read More
10 Oct 2019
--- ADM has released new clinical data affirming the safety and efficacy of a blend of probiotics when used as a coadjutant therapy to alleviate symptoms in psoriasis patients. The discovery further underscores the blurring of... Read More
10 Oct 2019
--- As personalized nutrition eyes the mass market, strategic partnerships between tech-savvy start-ups and larger companies will be crucial to mainstream growth. But, as social-media hungry consumers continue to digest... Read More
09 Oct 2019
--- GutGuide has launched a probiotic oil that revitalizes, moisturizes and calms atopic dermatitis (AD) as found in a study using the products. AD, also known as atopic eczema, affects between 1 to 10 percent of adults... Read More
09 Oct 2019
--- A new DuPont study has uncovered some of the prebiotic mechanisms behind its product Care4U 2’-Fucosyllactose (2’-FL). The study found that it beneficially changes microbiota composition and the production of... Read More
09 Oct 2019
--- Personalized nutrition is pushing sales of ingredients that target gut health. This is according to Michael Gusko, Managing Director of GoodMills Innovation, who spoke to NutritionInsight at NewtritionX Summit 2019 in... Read More
09 Oct 2019
--- The ubiquity of hypertension is spiking the demand for research-backed nutraceuticals promoting coronary health. While hypertension is pegged as a major contributing factor in cardiovascular diseases, consumers increasingly... Read More
09 Oct 2019
--- This new range of essential oils in powder form benefits from a patented proprietary encapsulation technology which uses inulin as a matrix to protect the entire essential oil profile and to turn them into powders.Inulin is... Read More
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