Catechins, but not quercetin, behind some of cocoa & teaâ€™s benefits
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 21:49:20 +0100
Supplementation with epicatechin may beneficially affect insulin levels and insulin resistance, but another flavonoid quercetin had no effect, says a new study from The Netherlands.
Biased by industry? Do academic and business collaborations work?
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:41:51 +0100
Like many areas of nutrition research, probiotic and prebiotic science relies on strong collaboration between academic experts and businesses. But there are some who say such links create biased science.
ABC names award recipients for research and literature
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:26:20 +0100
The American Botanical Council has named the 2014 recipients for its Norman R. Farnsworth Excellence in Botanical Research Award, the Varro E. Tyler Award for Phytomedicinal Research, and the James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature Award.
Greenteaspoon CSO: â€˜Weâ€™re convinced polyphenol prebiotics will play a huge role in advancing our understanding of the importance of the gut mucus layer in health and wellnessâ€™
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:47:46 +0100
A proprietary blend of superfruit and green tea may support healthy digestion, says data from a double-blind and placebo-controlled study that supports the prebiotic potential of polyphenols.
"Private Label Nutraceuticals is more than a product creation business. We had our formula developed through them, but we also have them do our labeling and fulfillment, which makes the process easier for us.".