Archer Daniels Midland Company
At a time when more people are looking for proactive and personalized approaches to manage their nutrition and health, ADM offers an ever-expanding range of specialized and purposeful ingredients to help meet changing needs—including next-generation microbiome and biotechnology-based synergistic products, systems and support for better living.
Atlantia Food Clinical Trials
Atlantia Food Clinical Trials Ltd is world class in delivering ICH-GCP standard clinical studies for functional foods & beverages, nutraceuticals, medical foods and dietary supplements. We have extensive clinical expertise in the areas of digestive health, (including camera endoscopy), mental (stress, cognition), cardiovascular (FMD), joint, immunity, sports performance, ageing, weight management, skin and nutrient uptake. We own our clinics where we conduct our acute, observational and intervention studies. Our subject database is now more than 13,000 with pre-disease markers.
Morinaga Milk Industry Co.
Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd. is one of the leading dairy product companies in Japan with a century of history harnessing the nutritional properties of dairy products. Morinaga Milk is also a key
global probiotics manufacturer that excels in innovative technology and offers a premium line of probiotics and functional ingredients worldwide. Since the 1960s, Morinaga Milk has been researching Human-Residential Bifidobacteria (HRB) to explore their beneficial roles in maintaining human health.
ProDigest is a product leader in the development of unique laboratory models of the human and animal gastrointestinal tract (SHIME®). These models allow to obtain unique insight in gut processes associated to the intestinal fate of actives and to study the complete gut microbiome under controlled conditions. ProDigest is globally active as a service provider for food and pharmaceutical companies and installs its technology in selected R&D facilities around the world. Furthermore, ProDigest has set up a number of product development projects in relation to the gut microbiota management and novel biotherapeutics.
The BioCollective was founded in 2015 by Jack Gilbert, PhD, Suzanne Vernon PhD and Martha Carlin to address the need for quality samples and standardization of methods in microbiome research. Our understanding of the importance and breadth of uses of fecal samples in emerging areas of microbiomebased diagnostics and therapeutics drove the product development of our patented BioCollector™, as well as establishing suitable methods for standardizing the collection and homogenization of whole fecal samples. Our products improve the quality, comparability and expanded use of fecal samples in microbiome research.
Conagen is advancing the ways natural products are manufactured with moleculeper-molecule precision and customization. We uncover the metabolic pathways of nature and engineer unique microbes by way of synthetic biology, and develop high-quality products through specialized fermentation. Our innovation is delivered to the food and beverage, flavor and fragrance, nutrition, renewable materials, and pharma markets.
Eagle Genomics innovates at the intersection of biology, data science and bioinformatics to develop technical solutions and enterprise information architecture for the microbiomics era. Our knowledge discovery platform, the e[datascientist], uses machine learning to transform raw data into actionable insights that drive scientific decision making, enabling companies to make more credible scientific claims and bring novel, safer products to market, faster. We are collaborating with a range of enterprise organisations in the food, personal care, health and agritech sectors to enable the next generation of microbiome-friendly products.
CP Kelco is a leading global producer of specialty hydrocolloids. Its pectin, gellan gum, xanthan gum, carrageenan and cellulose gum products are used for texturizing, stabilization and suspension in a range of foods, beverages and other consumer products. With CP Kelco’s nature-based ingredients and technical expertise, manufacturers can create innovative products that address consumers’ evolving needs. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, CP Kelco serves customers across more than 100 countries.