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RubiconMD CEO shares insights on behavioral health and outlines rural health initiative

This interview is part of a series powered by HLTH and CHIME to highlight key insights and perspectives from leading executives speaking at ViVE Improving access to specialty care is one of the pain points in healthcare that RubiconMD seeks to address. Gil Addo, co-founder and CEO of the company, will speak at the ViVE … Read more

Team finds way to boost nutritional quality of rapeseed cake for broiler nutrition

Broiler diets incorporating enzymatically fermented RSC (ER) showed better ileal digestibility of phosphorous, according to a paper in the journal, Animal Feed Science and Technology​​​. A team of German and Polish poultry nutrition specialists, including Dr Jurgen Zentek from the Institute for Animal Nutrition, Freie Universität Berlin, carried out a study to investigate the effect … Read more

‘No longer a pipedream…’ Geltor completes commercial-scale manufacturing run of PrimaColl ‘animal-free’ vegan collagen for food and nutrition market

“The​ commercial availability of PrimaColl ​[produced in partnership with Arxada, formerly Lonza] signals that it’s no longer a pipe dream, but a reality, that consumers can expect to see bio-designed ingredients on shelves in their favorite products,” Said Geltor​​ CEO and co-founder, Alex Lorestani. “This is a really big deal,” ​he told FoodNavigator-USA. “We started … Read more

Aflac, Neuroflow partner in aims of closing gaps in mental health care for customers

Supplemental insurance provider Aflac announced Thursday that it’s partnering with NeuroFlow to close gaps in care for people who experience mental and emotional challenges. The Philadelphia-based company provides a mental wellness platform that’s used to monitor patients’ behavioral health and develop personalized treatment plans. The financial terms of the three-year deal were not disclosed. Beginning … Read more

From feeding the gut microbiome to plotting the next 10 years in plant-based protein

From the latest innovations in pre-, pro-, and now post-biotics, to plotting the next 10 years in plant-based proteins (what’s next beyond soy, pea, and wheat?), to the latest trends in healthy beverages, FoodNavigator -USA’s virtual Positive Nutrition​​ event explores how manufacturers can tap into demand for foods that positively contribute to health and wellbeing. … Read more