Vitae Naturals, the world’s leading manufacturer of sterol esters and a dominant player in the Natural Vitamin E and mixed tocopherols market, ventures once again in the functional food sector launching AK Bone. AK Bone is a probiotic, endogenous producer of Vitamin K2 Menaquinone-7. Lack of bone health (osteoporosis) is a problem affecting the majority […]

Vitae Naturals anuncia sus proyectos en Vitafoods

Vitae Naturals ha participado un año más como expositor en la feria Vitafoods, celebrada del 5 al 7 de mayo en Palexpo, Ginebra (Suiza), para conocer sus avances en ingredientes funcionales y adelantar sus próximos proyectos. Vitae Naturals tiene interesantes palnes para los próximos meses y darlos a conocer a sus clientes internacionales ha sido […]

Quarter of urbanites are vitamin E deficient, ?-tocopherol study finds

Nearly one-quarter of Seoul residents are vitamin E deficient, a study has revealed, providing more evidence to the argument that even apparently healthy or affluent populations cannot take adequate vitamin intake for granted. In South Korea’s first report into the dietary intake and vitamin E status of adults living in its capital city, researchers set […]

Plant sterols, glucomannan snack bars could improve choleste

Snacking on bars containing plant sterols and glucomannan could improve cholesterol levels of both diabetic and non-diabetics, but had no effect on glucose control, reports a Canadian study. Plant sterols are known to reduce levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol by stopping absorption in the gut. The soluble fibre glucomannan has been reported to also […]