Colic Relieved by Multi-strain Probiotics

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We can all rest more easily: new research from Italy points to some success with multi-strain probiotics in colic. Remember, colic does not go quietly into that good night. IPA has reported in the past about probiotics for colic:  Colic Soothed by Probiotics is most recent. Lactobacillus reuteri has often been the species of investigation in colic; now many others find … Read More

IPA Goes to DC: 13 Factoids Shared by Nutraingredients

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Missed the IPA workshop in Washington, DC? No worries.  Stephen Daniells recapped the event:  13 things we learned from the IPA’s DC Workshop appears on Nutraingredients website and includes our well-travelled  executive director George Paraskevakos. Daniells reports: “From market sizing to the positions from FDA and FTC on NDIs and claims substantiation, the International Probiotic Association’s DC workshop succeeded in providing a venue for … Read More

Probiotics Resource Center Schedule Oct 6-7

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IPA is partnering with  Nutrasource to bring the Probiotics Resource Center (T129) to SupplySide West 2016 in Las Vegas. Industry experts at leading probiotic and prebiotic companies will speak at booth T129 on Oct 6 & 7 from 10:00 am – 5:30 pm. Lecture Schedule: Thursday, October 6 10:30 am – Probiotics and Respiratory Infections Dupont – Markus Lehtinen, Ph.D., Technology Leader, Active Nutrition 11:30 am … Read More

FDA Extends Comment Period for NDIs

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is extending the comment period for the revised draft guidance for industry entitled “Dietary Supplements: New Dietary Ingredient Notifications and Related Issues,” that appeared in the Federal Register of August 12, 2016. They  are taking this action in response to requests to extend the comment period to allow interested persons additional time to submit … Read More

Probiotic Congress USA 2016: Synbiotics in Animal & Human Health

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IPA is excited to be attending Probiotics Congress USA in La Jolla near San Diego, California on October3-4th. Because the lineup includes the 4th Microbiome R&D and Business Collaboration Forum, this enterprising assembly brings academics and industry stakeholders to the table. Awareness in microbial ecosystems in animal and human health has led to a surge in research, publications and companies … Read More

IPA Counsel New Contact Info

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Ivan J. Wasserman 1050 17th St N.W. Suite 600 Washington, DC 20036 202.496.4966 DIRECT 202.341.8169 MOBILE LinkedIn: Ivan Wasserman

Don’t Miss: Nutrasource Q&A with IPA’s George Paraskevakos

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International Probiotic’s Association is partnering with Nutrasource at the October SupplySide West 2016 in Las Vegas to bring the Probiotics Resource Center, an education and networking pavilion. Nutrasource’s Jennifer Andrews shares an insightful Q&A conducted with IPA’s Executive Director, George Paraskevakos. Some of the questions: How has the probiotics market changed in last 5 years? New areas being explored Challenges for probiotics companies … Read More

Leading Ingredient & Solutions Tradeshow: Oct 4-8, Las Vegas

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SupplySide West celebrates 20th anniversary & prepares for largest event to-date PHOENIX, (August 10, 2016) – Informa’s SupplySide West, the leading ingredient and solutions tradeshow where science & strategy intersect, 20th annual event takes place October 4-8 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Named to Trade Show News Network’s list of top 250 tradeshows in the United … Read More

Mind, Mood & Microbes: Amsterdam, Dec 1-2, 2016

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Microbes help shape help neural development, brain biochemistry, and behavior. As research in human application advances, the gut-brain axis may be a potent target for mental disorders and diseases including anxiety and depression as well as Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, schizophrenia and autism. Join global researchers for MIND, MOOD & MICROBES, the 1st international conference on the microbiota and gut-brain … Read More