Enzymotec Ltd. to Establish a New Human Milk Research Center.
Enzymotec Ltd., a leading global supplier of specialty lipid-based products and solutions, is initiating a Human Milk Center to promote research, development and innovation in the infant formula industry.
The human milk research center will leverage Enzymotec's profound knowledge, obtained over the years, following its development of innovative clinically proven ingredients and Enzymotec's proprietary analytical methods to further explore the exciting benefits of human milk. Enzymotec Human milk center will collaborate with - leading research institutes and key opinion leaders in order to pinpoint new components in human milk and their clinical value.
"Our aim is to gain deeper understanding of the effect of mother demographic factors and diet and health habits on variations in the composition of human milk , and to look closer into the differences between human milk and infant formula composition." says Dr. Yael Lifshitz, of Enzymotec Infant Nutrition R&D ."The findings will lead to the development of innovative ingredients for infant nutrition and special new differentiated formulas that may provide the market with infant formulas which are closer to the natural qualities of breast milk, providing better development, health and comfort to the baby.
The center findings will contribute to market education and support the infant formula with innovative, well-established, clinically proven components, which are closer to human's milk nutritional value.
Enzymotec Ltd. is a leading global supplier of specialty lipid-based products and solutions. The Company develops, manufactures and markets innovative bio- active lipid ingredients, as well as final products, based on sophisticated processes and technologies.
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