Sebastian Balcombe talks of the liposomal technology created by Specnova, the company he founded.

Specnova’s Sebastian Balcombe on advances in liposomal technology

By Claudia Adrien

Liposomes are delivery vehicles for transporting substances into the body, and they are Sebastian Balcombe’s forte. Balcombe, founder and CEO of biotechnology company Specnova, spoke with NutraIngredients-USA at this year’s SupplySide West about the advances...

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Pill fatigue: key hurdles in alternative formats

By Olivia Haslam

Pill fatigue and demand for convenience fuels innovation in alternative delivery formats, but efficacy and cost are significant hurdles, according to a Vitafoods Insights’ market innovations report.

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Enriched postbiotic calcium may boost mineral bioavailability: RCT

Calcium enriched in a Lactobacillus-based postbiotic system is associated with higher levels of bioavailability as compared to calcium citrate, while a calcium-enriched yeast-based postbiotic does not influence calcium absorption, according to a new study...


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