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Asia Pacific: Biofortified lentils would provide adequate dietary selenium, find researchers

A PhD student has made a significant breakthrough in preventing a global deficiency of the essential mineral and micronutrient in humans called selenium, which...

Asia Pacific: Vitafoods Asia Conference to highlight trends for the nutraceutical market, finds FNI

For the first time this year, the two-day Vitafoods Asia Conference will run alongside nutraceutical exhibition Vitafoods Asia from September 3 to 4, 2014...

Europe: Study finds differences in how body metabolizes folic acid supplements, natural forms of...

A new study has shown that synthetic folic acid, the form taken in folic acid supplements we can buy over the counter, is not...

Asia Pacific: DSM acquires vitamin C manufacturer in China, expands presence in country

Royal DSM has reached an agreement to acquire Aland (HK) Holding Limited, a Hong Kong-based company producing vitamin C in China. Financial details will not...

Asia Pacific: Region’s nutraceuticals market thrives with new products, insights, Vitafoods Asia tells FNI

The fourth edition of Vitafoods Asia will take place in Hong Kong from September 3-4, 2014. It will hold a series of activities for the...

Europe: Analyst shares tips on successful new functional product launches, finds FNI

Relying too much on a health benefit to differentiate a new food or beverage is the most common reason for failure in functional foods...

Americas: Cargill launches oil blend rich in DHA, EPA for heart and brain health

Cargill has launched IngreVita, which is a blend of high oleic canola oil, fish oil and proprietary antioxidants, delivers long-chain omega-3s (docosahexaenoic acid ...

Asia Pacific: CP Kelco opens first Asian center of excellence in Singapore

CP Kelco has opened of its South Asia Hub & Dairy Beverage Center of Excellence (COE) in Singapore, demonstrating its commitment to "Growing Asia...

Asia Pacific: Malaysian organizations, Evolva to establish center of excellence in Pahang

Evolva Holding SA says it will collaborate with Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP) to establish a scientific Centre of Excellence for natural products from Malaysia...

Americas: ChromaDex initiates second human clinical study for caffeine ingredient, PURENERGY

ChromaDex Corp. has initiated a second human clinical study for PURENERGY, its patented caffeine ingredient. The Institutional Review Board (IRB)-approved, crossover design study will be...
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