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Gnosis by Lesaffre has been a pioneer in the development of vitamin K2 as MK7 and we have always aimed to achieve the highest level of purity. How to measure the purity of vitamin K2? When it comes to defining the purity of vitamin K2, two criteria...

In step with the current times, we are enriching our range of marketing tools with new digital brochures to help Sales representatives and Partners to be informed in a shorter and more fruitful time about the major advantages of each functional ingredient within Gnosis by Lesaffre pipeline.   The first tool realized...

All over the world, consumers are more and more concerned with their personal health and wellbeing.As a consequence, they are placing a growing attention on what they either eat or drink, and are looking more carefully at the list of ingredients and the labelling of...

We are pleased to share the new leaflet of VitaMK7®, the optimal vitamin K2 from natural biotransformation.   Natural, Clean, Pure and Trustworthy: those are four attributes of our flagship product that we decided to develop into this new tool. Indeed, over the past years, VitaMK7® has been widely recognized and...

At Gnosis by Lesaffre, we are proud that both the source and the fermentation manufacturing process used to produce VitaMK7® are natural.   Natural VitaMK7® from fermented natto: Source: VitaMK7® comes from a unique natural source of K2, the bacteria Bacillus subtilis natto. The strain is proprietary and isolated from commercial natto food...

In the last weeks, a lawsuit action against some independently tested “low quality SAMe brands” sold online, is getting attention by the US food supplements industry (http://www.truthinadvertising.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Ginsberg-v-Vitamins-Because-complaint.pdf).   Different articles have been published in order to clarify the terms of the legal action made, and to inform...

Last week Gnosis by Lesaffre held a webinar in China about probiotic yeast.   The online event was a success as our speech about probiotics saw great participation, and our regional Sales Manager, Will Wu, after having explained the benefits of our ingredients Quatreflora™ and ibSium®, held a very fruitful Q&A session.   Here some of the...

Born from the collaboration between two important key scientists of the world of folate and of the one-carbon metabolism, Prof. Diego Ingrosso and Prof. Alessandra F. Perna, Gnosis by Lesaffre has disclosed a new book where all the benefits of the active folate in humans, the 5-MTHF, are...

Vaginal infections affect 70% of women during their lifetime and account for millions of annual doctors’ visits. The mainstay of conventional vaginitis treatment is pharmacological, but often this treatment isn’t the complete solution – there’s a high recurrence rate. A probiotic treatment is important to avoid the...

The new brochure on Adonat® SAMe (S-adenosylmethionine) is now available. The leaflet has been refreshed and updated with key focus on new emerging application fields, such as the prevention of aging, the support for cells and organs longevity. SAMe is the most important methylating agent of...

Discover our organically-bound yeast enriched in selenium. That means during fermentation process, selenium is incorporated directly into the yeast to be transformed into its organic form: selenomethionine. That’s why selenium has a better bioavailability compared to a fortified yeast. The organically-bound selenium increases the protection of...

A very recent publication of Clement et al. has recommended that couples with a long history of infertility should be analysed for Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (MTHFR) polymorphism and homocysteine.   The group tested blood homocysteine (Hcy) level before and after treatment with Quatrefolic®to control the efficacy of the treatment before...