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Europe: Pharmactive Biotech Products releases ingredient for weight management

Pharmactive Biotech Products launches CSAT+, a bioactive blend of carob bean extracts with a synergetic effect. Two animal studies, one published in April 2020, have...

Europe: DSM releases powders for infant nutrition

DSM has released microbial DHASCO-B and ARASCO powders for infant nutrition. These powders contain a minimum of 110 mg DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) or ARA (arachidonic...

Europe: DSM buys HMO company for US$836M

Royal DSM has completed its acquisition of Glycom, a global supplier of Human Milk Oligosaccharides (HMO) for an enterprise value of €765 million (US$836.4...

Americas: Eating an egg a day does not raise CVD risk, find researchers

Consuming up to one egg per day does not appear to be associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, according to a new study and meta-analysis led...

Americas: Sugary drinks may affect cholesterol levels among adults, finds study

Middle-aged and older adults who drank sugary beverages daily were at greater risk of developing abnormal cholesterol and triglyceride levels compared to those who...

Middle East: Seed breeder Equinom gets US$10M in BASF-led funding

Equinom, a seed breeding startup, has closed its Series B round of funding of US$10 million, led by BASF Venture Capital, Germany followed by...

Americas: Walnuts promote gut health, find researchers

Walnuts may not just be a tasty snack, they may also promote good-for-your-gut bacteria. New research suggests that these “good” bacteria could be contributing to...

World: Active consumers take charge of their health, finds FrieslandCampina Ingredients research

Exclusive research has shown clear changes in the preferences and priorities of the active nutrition market, which will shape its progression from 2020. From several...

Europe: Inulin under spotlight, finds analyst

The prebiotic fiber inulin is in demand with strong consumer desire for less sugar, more protein and products that support digestive wellness, says food...

Middle East: ChickP offers plant-based protein for dairy applications

Next-gen chickpea proteins designed specifically for plant-based milk and yogurt analogs Rehovot, Israel – ChickP Ltd., a foodTech startup, launches a line of chickpea...