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02 Apr 2020
--- Royal DSM has completed its €765 million (US$826 million) acquisition of Glycom, which is a major supplier of human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs). DSM states that this move enables it to further its position in the Early... Read More
02 Apr 2020
--- The spread of COVID-19 has led many industry events to take the digital route, with some praising these initiatives, while others flagging the lack of face-to-face interaction with key contacts. Vitafoods is the latest trade... Read More
02 Apr 2020
--- GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has completed its divestment of its consumer healthcare nutrition products alongside its malted milk hot beverage powder Horlicks in India to Unilever for cash proceeds equivalent to £397 million... Read More
02 Apr 2020
--- Vitamin K2’s significant role in reducing inflammation and boosting cardiovascular health has been identified by new research, endorsed by NattoPharma. Published in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, the paper... Read More
01 Apr 2020
--- The term “probiotic” risks overextension when discussing microbes in fermented foods. This was flagged during a NutritionInsight webinar, called Fermented Foods: Stacking Up the Science and presented by Kerry... Read More
01 Apr 2020
--- A sector that was once confined to the aging population and athletes today encompasses a broader demographic. New approaches to joint health, using innovative forms of collagen as well as botanicals, are challenging the... Read More
01 Apr 2020
--- US-based supplements company Life Extension has launched a new ingredient that is touted as promoting heart health and blood flow, while boasting convenience and a pleasurable flavor. NitroVasc Boost is a berry-flavored... Read More
01 Apr 2020
--- Nutritional research in the obesity space is booming, with American River Nutrition set to examine the effects of its annatto-derived tocotrienol DeltaGold on lipid-related parameters in 60 obese postmenopausal women.... Read More
31 Mar 2020
--- Northwell Health, New York state’s largest healthcare provider, is administering large doses of vitamin C to some COVID-19 patients in its hospitals. A spokesperson for Northwell Health tells NutritionInsight that the... Read More
31 Mar 2020
--- Kate Farms, creators of a plant-based formula drinks (for ages 1 and above) that delivers vital medical nutrition to patients with chronic diseases, has announced the publication of new clinical data that demonstrates... Read More
31 Mar 2020
--- The health benefits of olive leaf extracts have fallen into the spotlight as natural ingredients producer Pharmactive launches its immunity-boosting olive leaf extract under its Isenolic brand. Meanwhile, Euromed pointed to... Read More
31 Mar 2020
--- Stratum Nutrition’s NEM – short for natural eggshell membrane – has received confirmation in a new independent study that it can reduce joint pain and stiffness in patients with grade 2 and 3 osteoarthritis... Read More
31 Mar 2020
--- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, NutritionInsight is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this daily news feed for the coronavirus information and insights you... Read More
30 Mar 2020
--- The ongoing spread of COVID-19 is compelling society to reexamine the relationship it has with food security. Children who rely on government-subsidized school meals are particularly affected by shortfalls in the supply... Read More
30 Mar 2020
--- Nutrients such as tryptophan and melatonin consumed through food may have a positive effect on sleep metrics, according to a new Australian study. It set out to establish the link between diet and sleep in healthy... Read More
30 Mar 2020
--- A plant-based diet could help prevent and manage asthma, while dairy products and high-fat foods raise the risk. That is according to a new study review published in the online journal Nutrition Reviews. Study author Dr.... Read More
27 Mar 2020
--- In nutrition news this week, Givaudan reported a 3.3 percent increase in its 19th consecutive dividend at its annual general meeting. Gencor received clinical validation that its palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) extract Levagen+... Read More
27 Mar 2020
--- Africa could become the next major growth market for BioGaia’s probiotics, according to the Swedish biotech firm’s 2019 annual review. The company notes that the US was its largest market for the first time last... Read More
27 Mar 2020
--- Therapy with icosapent ethyl, a purified stable eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), could help prevent more than 70,000 cardiovascular events per year in US adults with a history of cardiovascular disease (CVD) or diabetes... Read More
27 Mar 2020
--- In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is granting temporary flexibility to restaurants and food manufacturers in the nutritional labeling of certain packaged foods. The new rule will... Read More
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