UCLA researchers now have the first evidence that bacteria ingested in food can affect brain function in humans.
May 29, 2013
Women who regularly consumed beneficial bacteria known as probiotics through yogurt showed altered brain function.Read More
A clinical trial shows athletes can run for 14% longer in hot conditions after being given probiotics.
May 14, 2013
The researchers also contend probiotics have the potential to help improve immune function and maintain gut health during periods of intense exercise.Read More
Stress has a way of suppressing an important component called an inflammasome which is needed to maintain normal gut microbiota, but probiotics reversed the effect in animal models.
April 15, 2013
Researchers were able to identify the way stress significantly altered the composition of gut bacteria and the role of probiotics.Read More
Lakeview Equity Partners LLC has acquired UAS Laboratories Inc.
April 12, 2013
Kevin Mehring will serve as the new president of UAS Labs, and Dr. Greg Leyer as chief scientific officer.Read More
Hitting the Shelves
A new green tea features natural caffeine and a blend of B vitamins.
April 11, 2013
Under its Celestial Seasonings brand, The Hain Celestial Group has introduced single-serve, shelf-stable Enerji Green Tea Energy Shots.Read More
Probiotics have emerged from the dairy segment and have managed to find their way into a number of beverages.
April 11, 2013
Probiotics have proven a strong selling point in a variety of categories, notably in yogurts and, more recently, in drinkable yogurts.Read More
2013 New Products Annual: Dairy
While milk consumption continued its freefall, yogurt introductions would appear to be picking up the slack.
March 26, 2013
Even with Greek yogurt growing in American markets and consumers flocking to anything with live, active cultures, 2012 may be best remembered as a year associated with milk’s diminished role.Read More
January 29, 2013
The primary drivers of its strong growth are young adults and its consumption at in-home breakfast, according to recent research.Read More
December 28, 2012
KeVita is mixing its proprietary culture featuring four strains of live probiotics with lemon and cayenne in its newest flavor, KeVita Daily Cleanse.Read More
December 21, 2012
Probi has signed a research and development agreement with the German company Symrise.Read More