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Americas: S&W Seed Company acquires DuPont Pioneer’s alfalfa production, assets

S&W Seed Company has acquired DuPont Pioneer’s alfalfa production and research facility assets, as well as conventional (non-genetically modified organism ) alfalfa germplasm, for...

Americas: Ganeden Biotech, CapAble AB to create probiotic straws for easy consumption by children

Ganeden Biotech and CapAble AB will partner to create a new telescoping GanedenBC30 LifeTop Probiotic Straw that can be used in both refrigerated and...

Americas: Purdue University’s carcinogen research receives grant

A Purdue University health sciences professor received a US$1.68 million grant to study if a probable carcinogen formed when grilling meat at high temperatures...

Americas: 18-year study finds caffeine intake associated with lower incidence of tinnitus among women

New research from Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) finds that higher caffeine intake is associated with lower rates of tinnitus, often described as a...

Asia Pacific: Molenbergnatie opens coffee warehouse in Vietnam

Molenbergnatie has recently inaugurated a coffee warehouse in Binh Duong, Vietnam, following completion of construction in December 2014. The new warehouse and processing plant, which...

Europe: Energy drink producers create healthier versions to attract UK consumers

Although energy drinks producers report record sales, a new survey by Canadean finds that more than half of energy drink consumers in the UK...

Americas: Seafood intake slows cognitive decline

Eating a meal of seafood or other foods containing omega-3 fatty acids at least once a week may protect against age-related memory loss and...

World: IFF expands facility in South Africa

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF) has expanded its flavors facility in Isando, South Africa. The expanded facility, located near Johannesburg and adjacent to IFF’s...

Europe: Vitamin K2 deficiency, tobacco equally risky for CVD

Cureus has published a new study that explores the extent that vitamin K2 deficiency is tied to cardiovascular disease (CVD). The results showed that...

Americas: Ganeden’s probiotics GRAS-approved for infant formula

Ganeden's GanedenBC30 (Bacillus coagulans GBI-30, 6086) has received FDA generally recognized as safe (GRAS) certification for infant formulas, on top of previous certifications that...

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