Tiny technology, big boost for bioavailability
Listen now
Description
Young company, TINY Technologies, has cracked the code on optimised systems that address bioavailability challenges for notoriously tricky ingredients. Ingredient and food supplement manufacturers are often challenged with the low bioavailability nature of a number of different ingredients—which usually have relayed effect on the dosage, side effects, delivery, efficacy, and even compatibility with other ingredients in finished products. In fact, approximately 40-50% of ingredients within the supplement market are fat-soluble and suffer from low bioavailability. It’s not uncommon to see supplement brands advising additional dosing of a supplement to improve levels of intake, but often this causes unpleasant side effects for the end user, which can also turn out to be harmful to health. Tune into this podcast with Tobias Meller, CEO at https://tiny-technologies.com/ (TINY Technologies), to hear more about: The challenges when formulating ingredients with low bioavailability The mechanisms of active ingredient absorption in the body Leveraging technology to produce small particles with high stability and optimised active ingredients Exploring an emulsifier-modifying system for optimised ingredient use in capsules If you do like the show, make sure to subscribe and follow the https://www.vitafoodsinsights.com/ (Vitafoods Insights) podcast. Feel free also to recommend the show to a friend that you think would enjoy it.
More Episodes
Investigating how the nutraceutical industry can – and must – tackle the global issue of malnutrition. The nutraceutical industry aims to provide more nutrition to more people, but worldwide 1 in 3 people in the world suffer from malnutrition. Ahead of her contribution to the sustainability...
Published 09/22/21
A walk through the concepts and values of Corpsumer communications— when traditional B2B thought leadership meets B2C consumer communications. As part of https://www.vitafoods.eu.com/en/welcome.html (Vitafoods Europe 2021), Gillian Fish, CEO at The 6AM Agency will share her expertise on the...
Published 09/15/21
Unpacking the developments driving forward a trusted supply chain. There’s increasing buzz around transparency as consumers and supply chain stakeholders alike push for full disclosure of ingredient origins and product manufacturing. But the definition of transparency for food supplement brands,...
Published 09/08/21