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new patent Edible recommendation
systems and methods recommending edibles for consumption after considering a user's edible intake over a period of time. Each edible item, consumed or recommended, is associated with a set of parameters (or parameter ranges) that represent the various nutrients contained in that edible item (e.g., vitamins, minerals, calories, fat, etc.).
Koninklijke Philips N.v.


new patent Contextual nutrition intake recommendation based on athlete's physical activity
an approach is provided in which an information handling system receives an input data set corresponding to a physical activity of a user and determines a nutrition intake recommendation for the user. In turn, the information handling system provides the nutrition intake recommendation to the user prior to the user completing the physical activity..
International Business Machines Corporation


new patent Method for isolating microorganisms on a culture medium, and related device
method for isolating microorganism from a sample likely contaminated by microorganism, including: (a) device for isolating microorganisms including a bottom waterproof layer, a nutritional layer, which is placed on the bottom layer and includes a dehydrated culture medium, an isolation layer which is pervious to elements included in the nutritional layer and is capable of retaining the bacteria on the surface and covering all or part of the nutritional layer, and a top protective layer; (b) depositing a volume of the sample on the isolation layer; (c) isolating the microorganisms by impoverishing or layering the sample using an isolating device; (d) incubating the device for an amount of time at a temperature to enable growth of microorganisms, method including at least one step of rehydrating the culture medium using a volume of liquid before or with step b) and/or c) and/or d), before or simultaneously with step b) and/or c).. .
BiomÉrieux


new patent Nitrogen fertilizer bio-catalyst for sustainable crop production
endophytic microbial strains as biocatalysts isolated from fresh plant samples, compositions, and methods of use thereof to enhance the growth and/or yield of a plant in the presence of reduced synthetic nitrogen fertilizers are provided. Endophytic microbial strains serve as biocatalysts to solubilize organic (proteinaceous) nitrogen otherwise unavailable to plants for their nutritional needs.

new patent Nutritional compositions providing dietary management of colic
a method for reducing the incidence of colic in a pediatric subject is presented, the method including administering to a subject a nutritional composition having about 1×103 to about 1×1012 cfu/100 kcal of la metabolizing probiotic; up to about 7 g/100 kcal of a fat or lipid; up to about 5 g/100 kcal of a protein or protein equivalent source; about 0.06 g/100 kcal to about 1.5 g/100 kcal of enriched milk product; about 5 mg/100 kcal to about 90 mg/100 kcal of a source of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids; and about 0.015 g/100 kcal to about 1.5 g/100 kcal of a prebiotic composition.. .
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company


new patent Nutritional formulations including human milk oligosaccharides and antioxidants and uses thereof
disclosed are nutritional compositions including human milk oligosaccharides in combination with long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and/or carotenoids that can be administered to preterm infants, term infants, toddlers, and children for reducing inflammation and the incidence of inflammatory diseases.. .
Abbott Laboratories


new patent Nutritional formulations including human milk oligosaccharides and antioxidants and uses thereof
disclosed are nutritional compositions including human milk oligosaccharides in combination with long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and/or carotenoids that can be administered to preterm infants, term infants, toddlers, and children for reducing inflammation and the incidence of inflammatory diseases.. .
Abbott Laboratories


new patent Monoacylglycerols and fat-soluble nutrients for use in the treatment of nutrient deficiency from maldigestion
compositions comprising monoacylglycerols (mag), such as sn-1(3) mag, and further comprising fat-soluble nutrients such as fat-soluble vitamins and carotenoids, are administered to an individual having or at risk of a nutrient deficiency induced by maldigestion, such as maldigestion associated with chronic pancreatitis, cystic fibrosis, diabetes, pancreatic duct obstruction, a pancreatic tumor, or shwachman-diamondsyndrome (sds). The compositions and the methods of using the compositions enhance absorption of fatty acids and the fat-soluble nutrients to address nutritional deficiencies due to maldigestion..
Nestec S.a.


new patent Use of hydroxyapatite as a carrier of nutritional elements and vegetal extracts for treating plants
the subject matter of the invention is a substituted hydroxyapatite carrier, responding to the formula: ca(10-x)mx(po4)(6-y)(co3)y(oh)2 in which: m is chosen from cu, mg, zn, pb, cd, ba, k, mn, mo, fe, ag, b, se or a combination of at least two of such elements; —x is comprised between 0 and 2, preferably between 0 and 1, more preferably between 0 and 0.8, even more preferably between 0.02 and 0.05; —y is comprised between 0 and 2, preferably between 0 and 1, more preferably between 0.002 and 0.030, with the proviso that x and y are never equal to 0 at the same time. The substituted hydroxyapatite is a carrier of a bioactive substance chosen among a metal ion selected from mn, mg, k, fe, b, mo, se and/or an extract of vegetal origin.
Ndg Natural Development Group S.r.l.


new patent Method and system for capable of selecting optimal plant cultivation method
a system capable of selecting an optimal plant cultivation method mainly includes a plurality of water supply units, a water treatment unit, a plurality of nutrition units, a reactor, a plurality of gas supply units, a liquid storage unit, at least three growth boxes, an information device. A method capable of selecting an optimal plant cultivation method allows participants of a competition in every place of the world to operate the same greenhouse facilities together at the same time, and grow the same plant or a several types of plants at the same time, latitude and location.
Land Green And Technology Co., Ltd.


Solid carriers for improved delivery of active ingredients in pharmaceutical compositions

the present invention provides solid pharmaceutical compositions for improved delivery of a wide variety of pharmaceutical active ingredients contained therein or separately administered. In one embodiment, the solid pharmaceutical composition includes a solid carrier, the solid carrier including a substrate and an encapsulation cost on the substrate.
Lipocine Inc.

Marine lecithin preparations with enhanced oxidation resistance

the present invention provides marine lecithin preparations including a marine lecithin and one or more exogenous antioxidants. Also provided are a nutritional, pharmaceutical, or nutraceutical composition or a functional or medical food including the marine lecithin preparations.
Aker Biomarine Antarctic As

The use of nitrate for improving the reproductive performance of monogastric mammals

the present invention is related to the field of breeding domestic livestock, in particular to animal nutrition for domestic livestock, more in particular to nutritional supplements and additives for breeding monogastric mammals, most specifically inorganic nitrate compounds for use in a method of improving the (re)productive performance of a female monogastric mammal. The present invention provides, among others, a method of improving the (re)productive performance of a female monogastric mammal, feed supplements and feed compositions comprising inorganic nitrate compounds..
Yara International Asa

Compositions comprising yeast cells and polyphenols and their use

disclosed is a composition including yeast cells and at least one polyphenols having a molecular weight above 620 da, the polyphenols are adsorbed and retained in the cytoplasm of the yeast cell. The present disclosure also concerns using the composition in cosmetic, dermatological, nutritional and/or pharmaceutical fields, as well as in winemaking to protect the wine against oxidation, therefore preserving the wine quality, color and aromas, and as an alternative to ageing of wine on lees..
Danstar Ferment Ag

Crystalline hmo

crystalline plnnh, useful in a pharmaceutical or nutritional composition, is disclosed.. .
Glycom A/s

Phosphorus fertilizer bio-catalyst for sustainable crop production

endophytic microbial strains as biocatalysts isolated from fresh plant samples, compositions, and methods of use thereof to enhance the growth and/or yield of a plant in the presence of reduced synthetic phosphate fertilizers are provided. Endophytic microbial strains serve as biocatalysts to solubilize mineral-p and mineralize organic-p otherwise unavailable to plants for their nutritional phosphate needs.

Compositions of cosmetic, personal care and skin care products derived from lipid feedstocks and methods to produce the same

lipid compositions derived from a solvent-extracted distillers oil of a dry grind ethanol process and lipid compositions included in cosmetic products, personal care products, skin care products, nutraceuticals, bio fuels, bio-lubricants, oleo chemicals, nutritional products, other bio-products, and animal feed compositions. Concentrations of lipid components..
Valicor, Inc.

Sleeve-anchorable gastric balloon for weight loss

provided are devices and related methods for weight loss. A size-varying gastric balloon having a passage connected to an elongated sleeve forms a continuous pathway extension so that swallowed food is not absorbed by the body, thereby promoting weight loss.
Ez-off Weight Loss, Llc

Granulated feed phospate composition including feed enzymes

a granulated phosphate composition that provides sufficient nutritional value as well as enhanced bioavailability of organic phosphorous present in a main feed ingredient. The granulated phosphate composition includes a phosphate source, such as monocalcium phosphate, mono-dicalcium phosphate, or dicalcium phosphate, and one or more feed enzymes such as phytase.
The Mosaic Company

System and computer program for analyzing and managing health, fitness and nutritional wellness

a system and computer program product for serving web pages offering fitness and nutritional wellness information. The system includes a plurality of remote computers in communication with a respective plurality of remote users, a central server having a computer program stored in non-transient memory and one or more microprocessors, a network interface in communication with the central server and the plurality of remote computers over a network, and a shared database in communication with the central server.
Center U, L.l.c.

Human milk compositions and methods of making and using same

the disclosure features human milk compositions as well as methods of making human milk compositions and using human milk compositions. In particular, the disclosure features a method of using milk compositions to provide nutrition for subjects who are undergoing or have undergone bone marrow transplants..
Prolacta Bioscience, Inc.

Nutritional formulations including human milk oligosaccharides and antioxidants and uses thereof

disclosed are nutritional compositions including human milk oligosaccharides in combination with long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and/or carotenoids that can be administered to preterm infants, term infants, toddlers, and children for reducing inflammation and the incidence of inflammatory diseases.. .
Abbott Laboratories

Compositions of marine botanicals to provide nutrition to aging and environmentally damaged skin

a method of treating skin is disclosed. The method can include topically applying to skin an effective amount of a composition that has water, an extract comprising crithmum maritimum, and an extract comprising ulva lactuca, wherein the extract comprising ulva lactuca includes a hydrolysate of ulva lactuca proteins..
Mary Kay Inc.

Personalized pediatric nutrition products comprising human milk oligosaccharides

the present disclosure generally relates to personalized nutritional compositions for pediatric subjects, wherein the nutritional composition can include one of three distinct profiles of human milk oligosaccharides (hmos). The present disclosure also relates to methods for determining the composition of hmos present in or that would be present in the breast milk of the mother of a pediatric subject as determined by the mother's secretor status and/or lewis blood group, and providing to the pediatric subject a nutritional composition comprising an hmo profile most similar to the hmos present or that would be present in the breast milk of the subject's mother..
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Systems and methods for monitoring of fractional gluconeogenesis and targeting of fractional gluconeogenesis via nutritional support

systems, techniques and methods for estimating the metabolic state or flux, e.g., the body energy state (“bes”) of a patient, are disclosed. The bes provides a deep insight into the nutritional needs of the patient, thus allowing for a sort of exquisite glycemic control with regard to the patient.
Run Them Sweet Llc

Systems and methods for monitoring of fractional gluconeogenesis and targeting of fractional gluconeogenesis via nutritional support

systems, techniques and methods for estimating the metabolic state or flux, e.g., the body energy state (“bes”) of a patient, are disclosed. The bes provides a deep insight into the nutritional needs of the patient, thus allowing for a sort of exquisite glycemic control with regard to the patient.
Run Them Sweet Llc

Therapeutic compositions

these compositions may be taken as nutritional aids, for example for athletes, or for the treatment of medical conditions, particularly those associated with poor cardiac efficiency, insulin resistance and neuronal damage. The invention further provides methods of treatment and novel esters and polymers for inclusion in the compositions of the invention..

Composition for treatment of hair loss and regrowth stimulation

this invention is directed to a composition for treating and preventing hair loss in male and female, for regrowth stimulation of hair in male and female, for replenishing the previously colored hair in male and female, and for stimulation of healthy and strong finger nail growth, wherein the composition is a nutrition supplement.. .
Nina Elya Ltd.

Methods, system and apparatus to improve motivation and control when taking meals and to automate the process of monitoring nutrition

a meal consumption monitoring and control system is disclosed. The system includes a flat profile scale serving as a coaster for a plate, a cup, or a glass enabled with bluetooth or other type of wireless connectivity.

Method of digitizing nutritional status, muscle turnover, and risk assessment

the present invention provides a method of digitizing nutritional status, muscle turnover, and risk assessment using the formulas containing four amino acids, which are histidine, leucine, ornithine and phenylalanine. The method of present invention can provide information regarding personalized nutritional status, muscle turnover and risk assessment, understand the effect of nutrition intervention, assist muscle growth and the effect of rehabilitation training, and improve patients' quality of life and bodily function..
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung

Extraction of essential oils

essential oils are extracted from a biomass through milling in a solvent to form a solution of the essential oil in the solvent. The solvent is or is part of a cover than reduces oxidative and other degradation of the essential oil during milling and isolation.
Sustainable Aquatics, Inc.

Human milk permeate compositions and methods of making and using same

this disclosure features human milk permeates and compositions containing the same obtained from fractionated whole human milk. The oligosaccharide rich permeate and permeate compositions of the present invention are useful as nutritional supplements for pre-term and full term infants, for establishing or maintaining gut flora and for treating the symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease..
Prolacta Bioscience, Inc.

Methods and systems for generating a sterilized human milk product

systems and methods for generating a sterilized human milk product from raw human milk, and sterilized human milk product compositions obtained thereby, are provided. The method includes sterilizing the milk using a countercurrent heating process.
Imb Inc.

Systems and methods for utilizing athlete data to increase athlete performance

a three-dimensional interactive/digital locker room system that is developed for and accessible through the internet, which accesses a database of profile/user data that is displayed in the three-dimensional digital, interactive locker room the “interactive locker room system”. Users in the interactive locker room system can move around in first person movements, chat with users, open lockers to view profile data such as equipment and statistics, search for users, share their profiles with college coaches, and receive training, nutrition, and equipment recommendations.
On The Hop, Llc

Probiotic nutritional supplement for animals

a composition for promoting gastrointestinal and immune health in animals, such as canines and felines, contains a blend of dietary fiber, dietary sugar, and an effective amount of a probiotic microorganism including one or more unique strains of beneficial gastrointestinal microbial flora. At least 95% by weight of the composition can include certified organic ingredients..

Nutritional compositions and infant formulas containing oligofructose for reducing the load of pathogenic bacteria in the guts of infants and young children

the invention relates to a nutrition composition with oligofructose and optionally high sn-2 palmitate for down regulating, decreasing or inhibiting the growth of pathogenic bacterial populations in the guts of infants or young children. The infants can be 0-12 months of age and the composition can be an infant formula.
Nestec S.a.

Infant nutritional product with rrr alpha-tocopherol

this invention relates to a method of improving cns maturation in an infant by administering a mixture of natural tocopherols, wherein the composition contains an optimum tocopherol profile similar to that found in human breast milk, and can encompass a tocopherol profile from early stage to transitional to mature human breast milk. For ease of administration and maximized efficacy, the optimized mixture of natural tocopherols are typically delivered in an oral dosage form with a limited level of non-rrr alpha-tocopherols to maximize efficacy of the rrr alpha-tocopherol on stimulating post-natal cns development..
Abbott Laboratories

Pet hydration system

a pet hydration system comprising of specific ranges of vitamins and minerals conducive to a pet's health, with such nutrients placed into a liquid beverage and ultimately dispensed via a compartmentalized beverage dispenser. The compartmentalized beverage dispenser is formed such that separate liquids are measured out and dispensed to the pet in a manner that the pet receives the optimal amount of nutrition..

Customizing nutritional supplement recommendations

a method for customizing nutritional supplement recommendations may include receiving a primary nutritional supplement motivation indication of a user, receiving physical movement data of the user from one or more electronic sensors configured to directly measure physical movement of the user, analyzing the physical movement data, determining one or more physical movement parameters based on the analysis of the physical movement data, generating a custom nutritional supplement recommendation for the user based on the received primary nutritional supplement motivation indication and the determined one or more physical movement parameters.. .
Icon Health & Fitness, Inc.

High calorie, uht treated liquid nutritional compositions

uht treated liquid nutritional compositions are provided having a high caloric content of around 2.0 kcal/ml and higher, a savoury taste and comprising protein, carbohydrate and fat components. The nutritional compositions are for use in the treatment of patients having high energy needs..
Fresenius Kabi Deutschland Gmbh

Probiotic nutritional supplement for animals

a composition for promoting gastrointestinal and immune health in animals, such as canines and felines, contains a blend of dietary fiber, dietary sugar, dietary protein, and an effective amount of a probiotic microorganism including one or more unique strains of beneficial gastrointestinal microbial flora. At least 95% by weight of the composition can include certified organic ingredients..

Device and tracking and marking baled forage material

a device and method for tracking and marking bailed forage material is provided. Predetermined parameters are measured as the forage material enters the intake of a processing machine and prior to the forage material being transferred to a baling chamber of the machine.
Animal Health International, Inc.

Efficiently building nutrition intake history from images of receipts

this invention provides an efficient and feasible method, system and computer program for retrieving total nutrition facts from purchase transaction information including receipt images and other complementary data. The said facts are used to build up the nutrition intake history, provide nutrition intake reports and customized nutrition suggestions based on the users' personal health related information and nutrition intake data.
Whatubuy Llc

Nutrition tracking system

methods and apparatus for nutrition tracking. In one exemplary embodiment, a methods and apparatus for nutrition tracking are provided which receive selections of consumable items from a user, identify at least one item to be purposefully omitted in nutrition calculation, and calculate total nutrition for a period of time based on the selections.
Under Armour, Inc.

System and methods for managing healthcare data

some embodiments are directed to a method of exchanging messages between an assisted living service provider and one or more subscribers. The method includes retrieving, by a server, data corresponding to a client of the assisted living service provider from one or more medical record databases.
Bedside, Inc.

Compositions for use in improving stool consistency or frequency in infants or young children

the present invention relates to a nutritional composition comprising at least one fucosylated oligosaccharide for use in preventing and/or treating constipation and/or in improving stool consistency/frequency in an infant or a young child.. .
Nestec S.a.

Compositions for use in improving stool consistency or frequency in infants or young children

the present invention relates to a nutritional composition comprising at least one fucosylated oligosaccharide and at least one n-acetylated oligosaccharide, for use in preventing and/or treating constipation and/or in improving stool consistency/frequency in an infant or a young child.. .
Nestec S.a.

Continuous process for separation of proteins

disclosed is a continuous process for separating or extracting proteins from a low grade mixture of a protein of interest, other proteins, impurities, and salts in a continuous simulated moving bed separation process. The invention provides for direct extraction of heme protein and plant protein from a crude mixture of such proteins, other proteins, impurities and salts using the chromatographic technique of simulated moving bed (smb) continuous chromatography.
Orochem Technologies, Inc.

Nutritional compositions to enhance mitochondrial energy production

the present disclosure provides nutritional compositions comprising a synergistic effective amount of a nad− pre-cursor in a combination with an atp booster. ‘the disclosure provides methods and formulations to enhance natural energy.
Speccialty Nutrition Group, Inc.

Oral administration coupler for back-of-mouth delivery

an improved oral administration coupler for delivery of fluids such as medications and nutritional fluids. Example oral administration couplers have a first end with an applicator for oral delivery to an infant, and a second end with a coupling compatible with an enteral fluid delivery syringe.
Neomed, Inc.

Rumen by-pass animal feed composition and making same

a rumen by-pass composition comprises a first rumen by-pass component and a nutritional composition, wherein the first rumen by-pass component comprises a first fatty acid composition having a melting point not less than 40° c. And an iodine value not greater than 30..
Benemilk Oy

Management of propionate metabolism disorders

described is a nutritional formula, also referred to as a nutritional formulation, for dietary management of a propionic metabolism disorder, such as propionic acidemia.. .
Suntory Flowers Limited

Liquid nutritional formula for tyrosinemia patients

liquid metabolic formulas for dietary management of tyrosinemia, including nutritional formulas and hydration beverages (sport drinks).. .
Suntory Flowers Limited

Nutritional composition with human milk oligosaccharides and uses thereof

the present disclosure generally relates to pediatric nutritional compositions including a human milk oligosaccharide or a precursor thereof. Further, the nutritional compositions may include a prebiotic mixture of galacto-oligosaccharide and/or polydextrose, a probiotic, such as lactobacillus rhamnosus gg, and human milk oligosaccharides.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Composition comprising siallyllactose for use in enhancing learning skills and memory function

this invention relates to the use of a nutritional composition comprising sialylated oligosaccharides for enhancing cognitive development and learning skills in mammals. The nutritional composition comprises 3′-siallylactose (3′-sl) and 6′-siallylactose (6′-sl) in a weight ratio between 10:1 and 1:10 and is specifically for use in enhancing learning skills and/or enhancing memory function in an individual by increasing the sialic acid (neu5ac) concentration in the brain of said individual..
Nestec S.a.

Calibration of dynamic conditioning systems

systems and methods are provided for calibration of conditioning systems through selected biomaterials and/or sensing unit where the variability of the conditioning system is identified and compensated in subsequent conditioning session to improve the conditioning system impact and consistency on the nutritional substance desired result.. .
Iceberg Luxembourg S.a.r.l.

Personal food database

a personal food database (pfd) that resides on a consumer's mobile device is presented. The pfd maintains an inventory that keeps track of amount of available food items.
International Business Machines Corporation

Feeding set and enteral feeding pump

a feeding set for use with a peristaltic enteral feeding pump to deliver nutritional liquid fluid to a patient includes a container having nutritional liquid. A conduit assembly includes tubing placeable in fluid communication with the container and adapted for mounting on the enteral feeding pump.
Kpr U.s., Llc

Dissolvable and edible pods

an edible and dissolvable pod containing a powder enclosed by a film. The pod is an edible and dissolvable pod configured to dissolve in water or other liquids.

Quick drop and drink nutrition

the packet for providing nutrients to a person is disclosed. The packet may be inserted into a bottle of water at which time, a film of the packet begins to dissolve and allow the water to seep into the packet.

Quick drop and drink nutrition and machine for manufacturing the same

the packet for providing nutrients to a person is disclosed. The packet may be inserted into a bottle of water at which time, a film of the packet begins to dissolve and allow the water to seep into the packet.

Nutritional composition or pharmaceutical and dietary supplement containing said nutritional or pharmaceutical composition

the present invention relates to a nutritional or pharmaceutical composition for the treatment or prevention of gastroesophageal reflux disease comprising at least one salt of alginic acid and a salt of hyaluronic acid. The nutritional or pharmaceutical composition according to the invention has the advantage of being able to be used for the treatment or prevention of gastroesophageal reflux disease by acting, through the formation of a spongy gel, as a protective barrier that mechanically protects the walls of the gastroesophageal mucosa from possible erosion by acid in the contents of the stomach.
Pharmunion, Llc

Nutritional formulations including human milk oligosaccharides and antioxidants and uses thereof

disclosed are nutritional compositions including human milk oligosaccharides in combination with long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and/or carotenoids that can be administered to preterm infants, term infants, toddlers, and children for reducing inflammation and the incidence of inflammatory diseases.. .
Abbott Laboratories

Nutritional compositions and associated methods

an oral formulation can include an omega-3 fatty acid, a stilbenoid, a flavonoid, and vitamin d, each present in an amount and weight ratio that causes the formulation to mimic a gene expression profile of caloric restriction in a tissue of a subject, when administered to the subject in a therapeutically effective amount. The oral formulation can also be used in a method of mimicking a caloric restriction gene expression profile in a tissue of a subject..
Nse Products, Inc.

Non-racemic ketone salts for rapid-onset nutritional ketosis and metabolic therapy

a foodstuff can include sodium d-β-hydroxybutyrate, potassium d-β-hydroxybutyrate, and/or calcium d-β-hydroxybutyrate.. .
Ketoneaid Inc.

Multiphase soft gel capsules, apparatus and method thereof

a multi phase soft gelatin dosage form comprising at least one preformed solid dosage form and at least one liquid fill phase. The multi phase soft gelatin dosage forms of the present invention are especially useful to combine at least one solid dosage form and at least one liquid phase for single ingestion.
Catalent Ontario Limited

Systems and methods for using a smart refrigerator to implement accountability measures associated with intake objectives

a smart refrigerator including a processor, a memory, and a user interface is described herein. The smart refrigerator is configured to receive user input of a nutritional objective from a user via the user interface, and receive user input of a grocery order including a plurality of grocery items via the user interface.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Systems and methods for monitoring of blood lactate and targeting of blood lactate via nutritional support

systems, techniques and methods for estimating the metabolic state or flux, e.g., the body energy state (“bes”) of a patient, are disclosed. The bes provides a deep insight into the nutritional needs of the patient, thus allowing for a sort of exquisite glycemic control with regard to the patient.
Run Them Sweet Llc

Use of spent bleaching earth from edible oil processing in the formulation of salt and mineral feed blocks or pellets for livestock

spent bleaching earth from edible oil processing can be used in the formulation of salt and mineral lick blocks and pellets for livestock to enhance the health and nutritional value of the feed supplements. Because of the ignition hazard inherent with spent bleaching earth, landfill has been and continues to be the dominant disposal method.

Precision crop production-function models

systems, apparatuses, and methods as described herein relate to analyzing plant nutrient-yield relationships and identifying optimum plant fertilization strategies to improve individual plant yields and overall plant yields. Nutrient data and yield data for plants in all yield ranges, rather than nutrient data and yield data for only the best-performing plants, is categorized based on the yield data and then analyzed to determine the yield as a function of nutrient condition for each nutrient element for the plants in each yield category.
The Regents Of The University Of Californa

Bacillus mucilaginosus and high-density fermentation method and use thereof

this invention discloses a mutated strain of wild type bacillus mucilaginosus hscup-76-8 and a high-density fermentation method thereof. The mutated strain hscup-76-8 was assigned an accession no.
Shanxi Green Biotechnology Industry Co., Ltd.

Pgpr compositions and methods for improved cultivation of tomato and potato species

the disclosure provides methods and compositions to improve the nutritional conditions, such as reducing the use of fertilizers applied during the growing season, and tolerance to fungal pathogens in tomato and potato plants.. .
Universidad Adolfo Ibanez

Methods for reducing the incidence of oxidative stress using human milk oligosaccharides, vitamin c and anti-inflammatory agents

disclosed are methods of reducing the incidence of oxidative stress in infants, toddlers, and children using nutritional compositions including human milk oligosaccharides. The nutritional compositions including the human milk oligosaccharides are effective at reducing inflammation and the incidence of inflammatory diseases..
Abbott Laboratories

Compositions for use in the prevention or treatment of otitis or bronchitis in infants or young children

the present invention relates to a nutritional composition comprising at least one fucosylated oligosaccharide and at least one n-acetylated oligosaccharide in particular amounts, for use in preventing and/or treating infections and/or inflammations of the lower respiratory tract and/or of the ear in an infant or a young child.. .
Nestec S.a.

Protein enriched hummus compositions and methods of making same

protein enriched hummus compositions, mixtures, and products are disclosed within, along with the production thereof. Processes and methods for producing hummus products having increased nutritional value and improved consistency also are disclosed..
Prommus Brands Llc

Method and regeneration, acclimatization, and conditioning of plant propagules

a method and apparatus for the regeneration, acclimation and conditioning of in vitro derived plant propagules is presented. The apparatus comprises a regulated chamber, a laminar flow work station coupled to the regulated environment, and a supply compartment.
Canntx Life Sciences, Inc.

Fiber-rich maltooligosaccharides having low glucose bioavailability, manufacture thereof and use thereof in human food and animal feed

the present invention relates to maltooligosaccharides, the content of α-1,4-glycosidic bonds of which is between 70% and 80% of the total number of 1,4-type glycosidic bonds. The invention also relates to the method for manufacturing these maltooligosaccharides.
Roquette Freres

Proline-rich polypeptide complex for use in treatment of bdnf-dependent disorders

the prp complex is postulated to be used for nutrition of adults, young children/babies and infants to promote and preserve the proper development and function of both immune and nervous system. Prps may be used for supplementation of modified milk and infant milk formulae to make it closer to breast milk..

Compositions for use in the prevention or treatment of gastrointestinal infections/inflammations in infants or young children

the present invention relates to a nutritional composition comprising at least one fucosylated oligosaccharide and at least one n-acetylated oligosaccharide in a particular ratio, for use in preventing and/or treating gastrointestinal infections and/or gastrointestinal inflammations in an infant or a young child.. .
Nestec S.a.

Mineral enriched natural supplements

the technology relates to nutritional supplements containing one or more minerals. In particular the technology relates to nutritional supplements comprising filamentous fungal biomass and one or more minerals selected from zinc, magnesium, selenium, chromium, copper and manganese, and a process to make the nutritional supplements..
Cura Global Health (bvi) Limited

Coated feed composition for lactating ruminants and methods for making and using the feed composition

a feed composition for ruminants may include feed particles of a nutritional component that are at least partially coated with a saturated fatty acid coating such that ingestion of the feed by lactating ruminants may provide for an increase in the amount of milk produced by the ruminant, and/or an increase in the fat content of the milk produced.. .
Benemilk Oy

Addition of edible fat (lipids) to hay for enhancing the nutritional value and digestibility and reducing the toxicity risk

a method for improving the nutritional value of hay used for livestock feed is disclosed. The methods includes the application of one or more lipids to the hay prior to feeding to animals.

Health tracking system with smart serving sizes

a method of providing nutritional data comprises: receiving a selection of a consumable item having a descriptor from a health tracking device; associating the selected consumable item with a consumable record in a database based on a comparison of the descriptor to a descriptive string for of the consumable record; obtaining from the consumable record a first serving size for the selected consumable item; calculating a second serving size for the selected consumable, the second serving size having a different unit of measurement than the first serving size; and providing the first serving size and the second serving size to the health tracking device.. .
Under Armour, Inc.

Mixture of purified sods of plant origin

the present invention relates to an original and specific mixture of purified superoxide dismutases (sods) of plant origin, characterised in that said mixture is essentially made up of three superoxide dismutases: a manganese superoxide dismutase, a copper and zinc superoxide dismutase and an iron superoxide dismutase provided in two isoforms, which can be obtained from an extract of the hybrid variety f1 of cucumis melo ma 7950 or the cells thereof cultured in vitro or by transfer and expression of the genes of said sods in prokaryotic or eukaryotic cells. The specific mixture according to the invention imparts to the compositions containing same a greater effectiveness in the treatment or prevention of diseases linked to inflammatory and/or oxidative stress, such as radiation-induced fibroses, cardiovascular diseases, obesity, atherosclerosis, labial herpes and myopathies, as well as in nutritional, pharmaceutical, veterinary or cosmetic uses..
Bionov

Systems and methods for monitoring of fractional gluconeogenesis and targeting of fractional gluconeogenesis via nutritional support

systems, techniques and methods for estimating the metabolic state or flux, e.g., the body energy state (“bes”) of a patient, are disclosed. The bes provides a deep insight into the nutritional needs of the patient, thus allowing for a sort of exquisite glycemic control with regard to the patient.
Run Them Sweet Llc

Systems and methods for monitoring of blood lactate and targeting of blood lactate via nutritional support

systems, techniques and methods for estimating the metabolic state or flux, e.g., the body energy state (“bes”) of a patient, are disclosed. The bes provides a deep insight into the nutritional needs of the patient, thus allowing for a sort of exquisite glycemic control with regard to the patient.
Run Them Sweet Llc

Han-burger and making method thereof

a method of making a han-burger includes the steps of: forming a burger shell by a dough to have a filling compartment and an opening, preparing a filling with predetermined ingredients and nutrition, and disposing the filling in the filling compartment of the burger shell through the opening thereof, preparing a thick viscous paste, and applying the thick viscous paste to seal the opening of the burger shell to enclose the filling in the filling compartment of the burger shell to form a food product. Accordingly, the thick viscous paste is made of mashed root crop food product which is soft enough to be deformed to match with the shape of the opening of the burger shell and is sticky enough to seal at the opening thereof..

Restaurant matching and filtering for use in a health tracking system

a system and method of providing nutritional data for a user is disclosed herein. The method includes receiving a selected restaurant from a health tracking device, and providing menu data for the user based on the selected restaurant.
Under Armour, Inc.

Associating taste with consumable records

a method for operating a health tracking system, a health tracking system, and non-transitory computer-readable medium for operating a health tracking system are disclosed. The method comprises receiving a data record comprising at least a descriptive string and nutritional data regarding a consumable item to which the data record corresponds; determining a taste associated to the consumable item based on an evaluation of at least one of: (i) the descriptive string, and (ii) the nutritional data; and associating the determined taste with the data record in a database..
Under Armour, Inc.

Nutritional supplements travel dispenser

an indexable dispenser extracts single-serving doses from a multi-serving supplements cartridge for delivery as a thinkable solution. The indexable dispenser includes a lance that punctures one serving chamber at a time so that its granulated contents can be drained into a mixing cup.
Life Boost Llc

Nutritional approach to the control of anemia, diabetes and other diseases or conditions and prevention of associated comorbid states with the use of ergothioneine

nutritional products, compositions, pharmaceutical preparations and methods of use are disclosed for the prevention, suppression and treatment of anemia and/or diabetes and its various associated comorbidities. Uses of ergothioneine to neutralize free radicals and/or cytokines, reduce oxidative stress, prevent inflammation, stimulate red blood cell production with increased levels of hemoglobin, and/or stabilize iron in its normal 2+ charge for proper oxygen binding and carrying are further disclosed.
Entia Biosciences, Inc.

Avian follistatin product

described herein are avian follistatin products, and methods for producing such products, in which such products are effective for a variety of conditions, including increasing muscle mass. Avian follistatin products described herein are packaged as dietary supplements or nutritional supplements are useful in muscle regeneration..
Myos Corporation

Nutritional intervention for improving muscular function and strength

the present invention provides a composition comprising hmb and vitamin d. Methods of administering hmb and vitamin d to an animal are also described.
Metabolic Technologies, Inc.

Treatment or prevention of surgery-induced cachexia and/or expression of myeloid-derived suppressor cells and pro-inflammatory cytokines

a specialized immunonutrition supplement can be administered to a surgical patient to reduce post-operative complications by restraining the expansion of myeloid-derived suppressor cells. The supplement includes one or more of l-arginine, omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin a, and dietary nucleotides, preferably all four of these compounds.
Nestec S.a.

Process for improving the organoleptic and nutritional properties of legume meal and components and derivatives thereof

process for the production legume meal comprising the steps of: a) providing a wet heat treatment reactor comprising a cylindrical tubular body (1) with horizontal axis, having an opening (5, 6, 10) for the introduction of legume meal and water or an aqueous solution and having at least one discharge opening (7), a heating jacket (4) and a rotor (8) arranged inside the cylindrical tubular body; b) feeding a continuous flow of meal into the reactor, in which the rotor (8) is rotated at a speed greater than or equal to 150 rpm; c) feeding into the reactor, together with the flow of meal, a continuous flow of water or aqueous solution, which is dispersed into minute droplets; d) centrifuging the aforementioned flows against the inner wall of the reactor, thus forming a highly turbulent, dynamic, thin tubular fluid layer, while advancing in substantial contact with the inner wall of the reactor towards the discharge opening (7); e) discharging from the discharge opening (7) a continuous flow of a wet meal (moisture content 20-40%); f) providing a thermal dehydration and treatment reactor, comprising a cylindrical tubular body (101) with horizontal axis, having at least one inlet opening (105) and at least one discharge opening (107), a heating jacket (104) and a rotor (108) arranged inside the cylindrical tubular body (101) and comprising a shaft provided with elements (109) projecting radially therefrom; g) feeding the wet meal into the thermal dehydration and treatment reactor, the inner wall of the reactor being kept at a temperature of at least 100° c. And the rotor (108) being rotated at a speed of at least 150 rpm; h) centrifuging and causing the wet meal to advance inside the reactor by the action of the rotor (108); i) discharging from the discharge opening (107) of the reactor a continuous flow of legume meal having a moisture content of between 2% and 15%..
Ambiente E Nutrizione S.r.l.

Capsule having a membrane and preparing a nutritional product

a capsule for preparing a nutritional product in a device adapted to supply liquid into the capsule is disclosed. The capsule includes at least one compartment for providing nutritional ingredients for the preparation of the nutritional product in combination with the supplied liquid, and the compartment includes a liquid impermeable membrane forming a release side of the compartment.
Nestec S.a.

User-configurable flavoring system

a user-configurable flavoring module is provided. The multi-flavoring module supplies multiple individual flavor compositions that may be used to flavor foodstuffs, particularly nutritional supplements.
Northern Innovations Holding Corp.

Methods and compositions for upregulating endogenous antioxidant systems

a nutritional supplement for reducing free radical damage is disclosed. The nutritional supplement includes a first vehicle comprising an upregulating compound mixture configured to upregulate an endogenous antioxidant system and an exogenous antioxidant mixture and a second vehicle comprising a mineral mixture.
Usana Health Sciences, Inc.

Compositions and methods for managing digestive disorders and a healthy microbiome

disclosed is a prebiotic composition comprising a combination of 2′fucosyllactose (2′fl) and isomaltooligosaccharide (imo). The 2′fl and imo are present in the prebiotic composition in a weight ratio of from 1:1 to 1:10.
Metagenics, Inc.

Autonomous feeding system

an apparatus and method for an autonomous feeding system allows a user to draw liquid or semi-solid nutrition from a receptacle by creating a negative pressure environment through sucking. The autonomous feeding system includes an adapter that is adapted to receive a conduit and conformingly fit about and substantially form a seal around the rim of a receptacle, such as a baby food jar..

Natural and sustainable seaweed formula that replaces synthetic additives in fish feed

a seaweed-based commercial salmon feed additive which replaces the synthetic chemical additives that are currently used in salmon fish feed is provided. Synthetic additives are replaced with a combination of seaweed species thereby providing a natural product that improves the nutritional value of the farmed fish, qualifies the fish for marketing as organic, reduces the environmental impact of fish farming practices and may replace the chemical use of lice treatment..
Ocean Harvest Technology (canada) Inc.

Method and enhanced personal care

a method and apparatus for enhancing a user's lifestyle and personal care is provided, including a personal care display device having connection ports, each connection port configured to receive a hardware personal care module configured to interact with the personal care combination display/mirror device to provide personal care functionality facilitating personal care of a user, wherein the personal care display device is configured to transmit user personal care communications comprising user specific nutritional and pharmaceutical care communications personalized to the user to and receive user personal care communications personalized to the user from a remote central server device arrangement.. .
Mores, Inc.

Kits and methods for nutrition supplementation

the present invention relates to methods of co-administration of various vitamins and mineral compositions, and in a specific embodiment, said methods comprise co-administering one composition comprising vitamin a, beta carotene, b-complex vitamins, vitamin c, vitamin d3, vitamin e, iron, magnesium and zinc, and a second composition comprising omega-3 fatty acids such as dha, to supplement the nutritional needs of individuals within physiologically stressful states; and kits provided for co-administration of various vitamin and mineral compositions, and in a specific embodiment, said kits comprise one composition comprising vitamin a, beta carotene, b-complex vitamins, vitamin c, vitamin d3, vitamin e, iron, magnesium and zinc, and a second composition comprising omega-3 fatty acids, such as dha, to supplement the nutritional needs of individuals within physiologically stressful states.. .
Exeltis Usa, Inc.

Nutritional compositions comprising human milk oligosaccharides and nucleotides and uses thereof for treating and/or preventing enteric viral infection

disclosed are nutritional compositions including human milk oligosaccharides and nucleotides that can be administered to preterm infants, term infants, toddlers, and children for reducing inflammation and the incidence of inflammatory diseases.. .
Abbott Laboratories

Assessment of nutrition intake using a handheld tool

embodiments regard nutrition assessment using a handheld device. An embodiment of an apparatus includes a handle with a controller within the handle, an attachment arm extending from the handle, and a user-assistive device coupled with an end of the attachment arm, wherein the apparatus is to determine a mass held by the user-assistive device, the determination being made during a task by a user of the handheld tool including manipulation of the handheld tool..
Verily Life Sciences Llc

System and methods for nutrition monitoring

an apparatus comprising a natural language processor, a mapper, a string comparator, a nutrient calculator, and a diet planning module, the diet planning module configured to generate a diet action control, the diet action control comprising instructions to operate the client device to perform a diet change recommendation on the client device, and apply the diet action control to the client device.. .
Washington State University

Ingredient based nutritional information

nutritional information of a recipe is gathered to determine a nutritional value table of a food recipe. A computing device may extract and analyze unstructured text of a food recipe to obtain a plurality of ingredients and a quantity of the plurality of ingredients.
International Business Machines Corporation

Ingredient based nutritional information

nutritional information of a recipe is gathered to determine a nutritional value table of a food recipe. A computing device may extract and analyze unstructured text of a food recipe to obtain a plurality of ingredients and a quantity of the plurality of ingredients.
International Business Machines Corporation

Dynamic recipe control

nutritional substance systems and methods are disclosed enabling the tracking and communication of changes in nutritional, organoleptic, and aesthetic values of nutritional substances, and further enabling the adaptive storage and adaptive conditioning of nutritional substances.. .
Iceberg Luxembourg S.a.r.l.

Tracheal protective neonatal ventilation device

the present invention relates to a tracheal protective ventilation device specially adapted for use with neonates, a stylet that aids in insertion and spatial verification of the tracheal protective ventilation device, and methods for using the same. The ventilation provided by the devices of the present invention is atraumatic to the trachea and the glottis compared to ventilation devices currently available in the art, and has the additional feature of allowing the administration of nutritional matter to the gut without interrupting airflow..
The Penn State Research Foundation

Emulsions for parenteral administration

a method for manufacturing oil-in-water emulsions for parenteral administration as well as to the use of such emulsions in the treatment or prevention of malnutrition and/or a deficiency in essential fatty acids and/or epa and dha and or stroke, sepsis, alzheimer's disease or cancer.. .
Fresenius Kabi Deutschland Gmbh

Oligosaccharide compositions for use in nutritional compositions, and methods of producing thereof

described herein are methods of producing prebiotic compositions that are made up of oligosaccharide compositions, as well as methods of using such prebiotic compositions in nutritional compositions and methods of producing such oligosaccharide and nutritional compositions.. .
Midori Usa, Inc.

Liquid embedded nutritional bar

provided is a nutritional bar which includes a body portion having a protein or energy-filled food, and at least one embedded portion which is embedded within the body portion that includes liquid and/or gel for consumption. The nutritional bars can be snack bars, energy bars or dietary bars, for example, and enable a consumer to have an additional source for water consumption as recommended..

Feed ingredients comprising lysed microbial cells

the present disclosure relate to feed ingredients and formulated feed, methods for their manufacture, and uses thereof in nutritional applications such as in aquaculture, terrestrial animal feed, and human nutrition. The feed ingredient compositions comprise lysed microbial cells with a small aspect ratio and triglyceride oil..
Terravia Holdings, Inc.

Probiotic bacterial molecules and their use in methods to treat/prevent infection by harmful bacteria and to provide nutritional health

this invention provides isolated and characterized secreted molecules from probiotic bacteria for use in compositions and methods for the treatment and/or prevention of infection by harmful pathogenic bacteria. The isolated secreted molecules can also be used in nutritional or medical food products which provide probiotics to the gastrointestinal tract of a mammal..
University Of Guelph

Beetle powder

the present invention relates to a beetle powder containing at least 67% by weight protein and at least 5% by weight chitin, the weight percentages relating to the total weight of the beetle powder. The invention is also directed to a method for preparing the beetle powder and to the uses thereof, in particular in human or animal nutrition..
Ynsect

Enhanced mycelium growth medium and method

the invention is a method for enhanced growth of mycelium in culture including the key steps of seed blend choice from among corn, rice, quinoa, chia, canihua, cumin and flax seed, germinating the seed blend prior to inoculating the mycelium starter, and conducting the mushroom cultivation with orp enhanced water and particular transmissions of sound and particularly colored light. Mushrooms grown by such a method not only mature in 13-15 days rather than 21 days, but have an enhanced nutritional and medicinal profile along with absence of unwanted organism contaminants whose unwanted overgrowth occurs during days 16-21 (or days 16-28) of typical mushroom culture..
Functional Fungi, Llc

Method for determining the distinctive nutritional requirements of a patient

the present invention relates to a method for determining the distinctive nutritional requirements of a patient with specific nutritional needs and providing a composition meeting the distinctive nutritional requirements of said patient.. .
Nestec S.a.

Nutritional composition useful in the treatment of ibd patients

compositions and methods are provided that are useful in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (ibd) patients. The compositions and methods are suitable in the prevention or postponement of a relapse in inflammatory bowel disease patients..
Nestec S.a.

Use of enzymatically hydrolyzed vegetable protein in brewing fermented beverages

this invention provides methods to reduce fermentation time of the cereal based fermented beverages such as beer, increasing the cellar output as well as enhancing yeast nutrition and beer foam quality. An enzymatically hydrolyzed vegetable protein which supplies a balanced combination of foam enhancing proteins and free amino acids of high nutritional value for yeast is added to the materials to be fermented..
Corn Products Development, Inc.

Infant nutrition with hydrolysed protein and palmitic acid

the present invention relates to a composition for use in formulae for infants or young children comprising partially hydrolysed protein and an oil mix comprising palmitic acid wherein the palmitic acid esterified in the sn-2 position of triacylglycerols is in the amount of from 20% to 60% by weight of total palmitic acid. Furthermore, the invention relates to an infant formula comprising said composition and the use of said composition or infant formula..
Nestec S.a.

Monitoring adherence to a healthcare plan

various aspects and embodiments relate to a healthcare adherence monitoring system (hams) that can be used to monitor adherence of a healthcare recipient to a healthcare plan (e.g., a medication, exercise, and nutrition regimen). The hams may receive a personalized prescription including one or more pre-coded prescription components and/or customized recommendations of the healthcare plan from a healthcare provider device via a communication network.
Aftechmobile Inc. (d/b/a Mobrise Inc.)

System and refrigerator content tracking

a system and a method for tracking items stored in a refrigerator which includes the identifying unit comprising a few known devices such as bar code reader or voice command processor for identifying the incoming and outgoing items also including an olfactory sensor. Said sensor in addition to identification is to be used also for assessing the items' degree of freshness for the purpose of determination of its actual expected maximum storage time—this determination will be made by the computer processor accessing the pertinent database(s) while using the digital smell signature for said access, when necessary.

Nutritional supplements and methods for primary prevention of food allergies

the present invention relates to formulations and methods for preventing food allergies in a subject. Embodiments of the invention provide for administration of allergens from eight types of food that cause food allergies in western societies: peanut, tree nuts, milk, egg, soy, wheat, fish, and shellfish.

Nutritional compositions for promoting gut barrier function and ameliorating visceral pain

the present disclosure is directed to methods for i) promoting gut regeneration, ii) promoting gut maturation and/or adaptation, iii) supporting gut barrier resistance and/or iv) protecting gut barrier function in a pediatric subject comprising administering to the pediatric subject a composition comprising an effective amount of a soluble mediator preparation derived from a late-exponential growth phase of a probiotic batch-cultivation process, such as lactobacillus rhamnosus gg (lgg). The present methods advantageously provide the gut-protection benefits of lgg soluble mediators without introducing live bacterial culture to individuals with impaired gut barrier function.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Real-time compounding 3d printer

a method for delivery of personalized medication or nutrition for an individual is provided. The method includes receiving parameters for the personalized medication at a 3d printer, wherein the parameters comprise one or more ingredients, mixing at least one of the ingredients at the 3d printer, and micro-dispensing the one or more of the ingredients into dose form at the 3d printer..
Sciperio, Inc

Infant nutrition with hydrolysed protein, ionic calcium and palmitic acid

the present invention relates to a composition for use in formulae for infants or young children comprising partially hydrolysed protein, ionic calcium and an oil mix comprising palmitic acid esterified to triacylglycerols wherein the palmitic acids esterified in the sn-2 position of triacylglycerols in an amount of at least 20% by weight of total palmitic acid. Furthermore, the invention relates to an infant formula comprising said composition and the use of said composition or infant formula..
Nestec S.a.

Optimized nutrient fatty acid composition

an optimized nutrient fatty acid composition capable of using as food, skin care, hair care and media for delivery of drugs and nutrients through mucous membrane, skin and parenterally for humans, pets and farm animals, with a ratio of omega 6 fatty acid to omega 3 fatty acids ranging from 1:1 to 1:1.25 stabilized with vitamin e 0.8-4 mg/ml. More specifically a stable fatty acid composition with 50-70% of the total fatty acids as essential and, or semi essential fatty acid of which 25-35% omega 3 fatty acids, 25-35% as omega 6 fatty acids and 20-30% as monounsaturated fatty acids is capable of optimization of bodily functions, maintenance of health, prevention of diseases, promotion of healing, delay aging, and treatment of diseases caused by imbalance in omega 3 and 6 fatty acid ratio in diet and nutritional support for pregnant and lactating women, growing children, senior citizens, sports persons, obese and over weight on calorie restricted diet..

Apparatus and machine for making customized formulations based on user input

the one or more embodiments disclosed herein provide a method for automatically assembling multiple compounds into a single edible custom composition, in which each compound is individually customized to proportions formulated from a profile of an individual or group. The single custom mixture can contain a plurality of compounds including foods or flavors, nutritional additives, herbals, biologics, or pharmacologically active substances.
Panacea Biomatx, Inc.

Apparatus and machine for making customized formulations having a thixotropic hydrocolloid for individuals

the one or more embodiments disclosed herein provide a method for automatically assembling multiple compounds into a single edible custom composition, in which each compound is individually customized to proportions formulated from a profile of an individual or group. The single custom mixture can contain a plurality of compounds including foods or flavors, nutritional additives, herbals, biologics, or pharmacologically active substances.
Panacea Biomatx, Inc.

Method and system for making customized formulations having a thixotropic hydrocolloid for individuals

the one or more embodiments disclosed herein provide a method for automatically assembling multiple compounds into a single edible custom composition, in which each compound is individually customized to proportions formulated from a profile of an individual or group. The single custom mixture can contain a plurality of compounds including foods or flavors, nutritional additives, herbals, biologics, or pharmacologically active substances.
Panacea Biomatx, Inc.

Expression of breast milk via automated methods for managing pumped breast milk, lactation analytics & patient engagement

an apparatus for use in a milk management system comprising a first device, wherein the first device includes a non-transitory storage medium; and a processor communicatively coupled to the non-transitory storage medium. The processor is configured to: receive first data from a second device, the first data describing milk disposed in a first container, the first container having a first identifier associated therewith; and associate the first data with a first feeding order in a data structure store in a database, the first feeding order describing a first nutrition regimen..
Keriton, Llc

Stabilizing composition for biological materials

dry stabilizing compositions for bioactive materials include sugars and hydrolyzed proteins, and may be formed into tablets or other forms providing enhanced stability for the bioactive material. Compositions containing the bioactive materials may be produced by a method that includes (a) combining the bioactive material with other ingredients in an aqueous solvent to form a viscous slurry; (b) snap-freezing the slurry in liquid nitrogen to form solid frozen particles, beads, droplets or strings; (c) primary drying by water removal under vacuum of the product of step (b) while maintaining it at a temperature above its freezing temperature; and (d) secondary drying of the product of step (c) at maximum vacuum and a temperature of 20° c.
Advanced Bionutrition Corporation

Composition for decreasing hematopoietic stem cells, and producing same

solution a parenteral nutrition formula or an enteral nutrition formula substantially free of valine.. .

Nutrition coaching for children

in an embodiment, an apparatus (42) that provides advice on nutritional and caloric intake requirements for a child based on the child's current growth phase activity behavior and status corresponding to the child's current body mass index, the nutritional requirements determined in terms of a ratio of nutrient components that are tailored to the growth phase of the child.. .
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Composition containing chitin and digestible proteins

the present invention relates to a composition containing at least 67% by weight crude proteins, at least 5% by weight chitin, the weight percentages relating to the total weight of the composition, and 85% by weight digestible protein relative to the total weight of crude protein. The invention is also directed to a method for preparing the composition and to the uses thereof, in particular in human or animal nutrition..
Ynsect

Nutrient content identification method and apparatus

methods for calculating nutrient content information. In one embodiment, the methods comprise: receiving a recipe having a list of ingredients and quantities, for each of the ingredients a corresponding record is found within a database of known records, the records are associated to quantities and nutritional values.
Under Armour, Inc.

Liquid product dispensing system and method

an embodiment system and method for dispensing multiple dairy products includes a dispenser which houses two or more dairy product bases with different formulations, which may be combined with or without water to create a multitude of homogenous dairy beverages. The two or more dairy product bases may be mixed together first and then separately mixed with water, mixed together simultaneously with water, or mixed together without adding water.
Fair Oaks Farms Brnds, Llc

System, method, and purchasing, dispensing, or sampling of products

a product dispenser is configured to dispense products subject to a warning and products not subject to a warning, the product dispenser further configured to transmit a product warning notice only in response to a request to dispense a product subject to the warning. In another embodiment, a product dispenser is configured to dispense a food or beverage product and provide information indicative of an attribute of the food or beverage product, such as nutrition facts, as it is being dispensed.

Multi-phase release of sports nutrition and energy drink compositions utilizing lipid particulates

multi-phase release compositions, methods of using the compositions, and methods for manufacturing the compositions are provided. Multi-phase release compositions include ingredients useful in sports nutrition including ingredients useful in muscle building, energy output and weight loss.
Corr-jensen, Inc.

Methods, compositions, and devices for supplying dietary fatty acid needs

nutritional formulas comprising long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (lc-pufas) are provided, along with methods and devices for preparing and/or administering nutritional formulas. In some embodiments, a percentage of the lc-pufas in the nutritional formula are in the form of monoglycerides and/or free fatty acids.
Alcresta Therapeutics, Inc.

Methods of liver disease treatment

methods for treatment of chronic liver disease and reversing liver fibrosis are provided. These treatments may be achieved using a medical food composition.

Natural and sustainable seaweed formula that replaces synthetic additives in swine feed

a seaweed-based commercial swine feed additive which replaces the synthetic chemical additives that are currently used in swine feed is provided. Synthetic additives are replaced with a combination of seaweed species thereby providing a natural product that improves the nutritional value of the pork, and may replace the chemical use of antibiotics..
Ocean Harvest Technology (canada) Inc.

Above-ground farming module in which the roots of the plants are fed by a nutritional mist, set of modules and associated method

the invention relates mainly to an above-ground farming module which includes an element for supporting plants defining a root chamber for the aerial portion of the plants, and which includes means for forming a mist of nutritional solution (9) and means (25, 26) for circulating said mist of nutritional solution (30) located in the root chamber (4). The means for forming the mist of nutritional solution (9) advantageously include an ultrasound mister (10) located in the bottom of a misting cell (9) on which at least one opening for propagating the nutritional mist (20) in the root chamber (4) is arranged, and the means (25, 26) for circulating the mist of nutritional solution (30) are located next to said opening (20)..

Unique rollable five-device-in-one system comprising rollable clawed-foot flower container, rollable adjustable-receiver umbrella stand, rollable water reservoir, rollable water-regulating irrigation system, and rollable water-circulating system

a rollable five-device-in-one flower container and umbrella stand comprises: a container having multiple walls and a bottom, water-regulating channels formed in the bottom, two wheel wells formed in the bottom, anti-rolling claws formed in the bottom for digging into the ground on a slope to prevent the five-device-in-one flower container and umbrella stand from sliding down the slope, an umbrella-pole receiver screwed on the bottom, u-shaped and j-shaped spring clamps hooked on the umbrella-pole receiver for creating a clamping force therebetween, two wheels partially hidden in the two wheel wells, a tubular double-wall water reservoir having spiral water-distributing tubes and spiral water-regulating foams for spirally and timely discharging the water, and spiral water-circulating slides spirally welded or molded to the walls for spirally creating multiple spiral tractions, multiple spiral layers, multiple spiral travel distances for soil and water to create multiple spiral root growths and multiple spiral nutrition absorptions.. .

Fermentation container and producing hawthorn fermented beverage

a method and system for producing hawthorn fermented beverage where hawthorn fruits are used as the main material to produce a hawthorn fermented beverage with special fermented flavor, rich nutrition, mellow mouth feel and suitable sourness and sweetness, through the processes of fruit sorting, cleaning, juice squeezing, blending, pre-sterilization, alcoholic fermentation, acetic fermentation, lactic acid fermentation, filtration, sterilization and filling. An atomized fermentation technology is adopted for the yeast aerobic proliferation during the alcoholic fermentation phase and for the acetic fermentation phase, so that, as compared with the liquid submerged fermentation methods, the fermentation time of these two stages are shortened by 10-15 hours and 62-100 hours respectively, and the fermentation period is shortened by 3-5 days, which improves the production efficiency of fermentation..
Rhino H Development Llcc

Catalytic oxidation of but-3-ene-1,2-diol

the invention also concerns the application of this reaction to the preparation of bioavailable compounds of methionine used, in particular, in animal nutrition.. .

Weight reducing composition

the invention relates to soft drink industry, in particular, to dietetic nutrition. The inventive weight reducing composition comprises 0.01-10 mg/l of sodium and 25-150 mg/l of magnesium, the rest being water.

Palatinose for enhancing dietary supplement and pharmaceutical delivery

the present invention is directed to a dietary supplement comprising palatinose or a derivative thereof. The dietary supplement may be a nutritional product, a sports performance product, a weight loss product or a meal replacement product.

Crystalline difucosyllactose

crystalline difucosyllactose, useful in a pharmaceutical composition and a nutritional composition, is disclosed.. .
Glycom A/s

Nutritional compositions

nutritional compositions for general stress reduction and recovery from stress containing certain amounts of five key ingredients: creatine, egcg, l-carnitine, lemon balm (melissa officinalis) essential oil, and passionflower (passiflora incarnata) essential oil. Methods of reducing stress utilizing said compositions also is disclosed..

Potentiation of fixed coppers and other pesticides containing copper and supplementing plant nutrition

a pesticide, fungicidal, bactericidal, anti-pathogen or biocidal composition includes at least one biologically inert carrier; and at least one doped component including at least one fixed copper compound doped with at least one compound selected from the group consisting of iron compounds, zinc compounds, magnesium compounds, calcium compounds, and combinations and/or mixtures thereof. In one embodiment, the doped component has a particle size of about 0.5 nm to about 30 microns.

Ironcup: compact nutritional powder storage and dispensing

the invention is a storage and non-spillage container apparatus consisting of a detachable, bottle-adapted and spill-preventing spout, along with a base(s) storage container that uniquely houses nutritional powders doses. A base(s) cylinder has attached section-dividers and a top extension to create three enclosed compartments for powder storage in a base storage container.

Probiotic strains having cholesterol absorbing capacity, methods and uses thereof

the invention relates to a probiotic strain selected from lactobacillus reuteri v340 with accession number cect and bifidobacterium breve bt820 with accession number cect 8606, or a variant of said probiotic strain having cholesterol-absorbing capacity, and to methods and therapeutic uses thereof. The invention also relates to compositions, pharmaceutical compositions, feeds or nutritional products comprising a probiotic strain selected from lactobacillus reuteri v3401 with accession number cect 8605 and bifidobacterium breve bt820 with accession number cect 8606, or a variant of said probiotic strain having cholesterol-absorbing capacity..
Biosearch, S.a.

Composition comprising fut2-dependent oligosaccharides and lacto-n-neotetraose for use in promoting brain development and cognition

this invention relates to the use of a nutritional composition comprising fut2-dependent oligosaccharides for promoting brain growth and development in infants in the very early postnatal period. The nutritional composition comprises fut2-dependent oligosaccharides and lacto-n-neotetraose and is specifically for use in promoting brain catch-up growth in preterm infants or infants with low-birth weight.
Nestec S.a.

Nutritional supplement

provided are nutritional supplement preparations and methods for enhancing the outcome of a non-invasive tissue remodeling procedure, for providing the nutritional supplement to a subject, and for preparing such supplements.. .
Everbloom, Llc

Nutritional compositions comprising sn-1 (3) monoacylglycerols for use in the treatment of malabsorption or maldigestion in infants or young children

the present invention refers to nutritional composition comprising sn-1(3) monoacylglycerols for use in the treatment or prevention of maldigestion and/or malabsorption in an infant or young child. It also refers to a nutritional composition comprising sn-1(3) monoacylglycerols for use to increase lipid (e.g.
Nestec S.a.

Nutritional composition for children with reflux, colic and/or constipation

the present invention is directed to an infant formula specially designed to reduce episodes of regurgitation, colic and constipation that occur in infants fed on infant formula. The composition represents a needed improvement to the art because it contains in a single composition substances that simultaneously addresses these three problems..
Nucitec S.a. De C.v.

Six-kingdom oral nutritional supplement composition

the invention is a nutritional composition in unit dosage form for oral administration to an animal or human, which includes at least one ingredient from each of six biological kingdoms selected from the group consisting of animals, plants, fungi, bacteria, protist and archaea. Each ingredient is co-admixed with every other said ingredient without further addition of synthetic excipients or fillers, and is typically formulated in dried powder form as a drink mix, food or beverage additive or as the fill for hard or soft capsules or other dosage forms including tablets (the compositions of the invention can generally be tableted without addition of ingredients beyond the nutrients themselves)..
Get Real Holdings, Llc

Mct-based nutrition blend for cardiac protection and treating degenerative mitral valve disease in companion animals

a method of treating degenerative mitral valve disease (dmvd) in a companion animal having dmvd, a method of preventing dmvd in a companion animal at risk thereof, and a method of maintaining or improving cardiac health in a companion animal. The methods include orally administering to the companion animal a composition containing medium chain triglycerides and optionally one or more of omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin e, lysine, taurine, magnesium, or sulfur-containing amino acids..
Nestec Sa

Functional nutritional blend for thermo-metabolic performance

the present invention discloses a functional nutritional blend comprising gynostemma pentaphyllum extract, coleus forskohlii extract, zingiber officinale extract and piperine, for increasing metabolic efficiency and inhibition of adipogenesis.. .

Dynamic power management system, method and temperature control for conditioners

disclosed is a conditioner to condition nutritional substances with conditioning programs that power conditioning elements for percentage of the time of a repeating temporal cycle. During each temporal cycle, each required conditioning element may be activated for only a percentage of the full time of the temporal cycle.
Innit International S.c.a.

Fine mapping and validation of qtl underlying fiber content and seed coat color traits and identification of snp markers for marker assisted selection of these traits derived from yellow seed coat (ysc) canola line yn01-429 and its lineage

a method for identifying a quantitative trait locus associated with desirable nutritional traits in canola includes: analyzing a population of canola plants or germplasm for desirable nutritional traits; determining the genotype of the canola plants or germplasm using at least one marker selected from the group consisting of seq id no:1 through seq id no:111; mapping the canola plants or germplasm for the presence of a quantitative trait locus (qtl) associated with the markers; and associating the qtl with the desirable nutritional trait. An isolated and/or recombinant nucleic acid includes a sequence associated with a quantitative trait locus (qtl), wherein the qtl is associated with a desirable nutritional trait in a canola plant or germplasm and wherein the qtl is further associated with at least one marker selected from the group consisting of seq id no:1 through seq id no:111..
Dow Agrosciences Llc

Extracts of whole stillage and other biomass and methods thereof

the invention provides novel and improved methods that allow effective capture of valuable active ingredients in biomass such as whole stillage or thin stillage at cost-effective commercial scale. The invention also provides novel compositions of active ingredients with unique properties (e.g., nutritional values and enhanced bioavailability)..
Lakeview Nutrition Llc

Immune modulation

the present invention provides a strain of bacteroides thetaiotaomicron and derivatives thereof, and the use of said strain or derivatives in treating inflammatory, autoimmune and allergic disorders. The invention also provides pharmaceutical compositions, nutritional supplements, feedstuffs, food products, dietary supplements, and food additives comprising said strain or derivatives..
4d Pharma Research Limited

Protective use in gastrointestinal tract

an apparatus may be used after a surgical procedure to protect against leaks and to separate healing tissue from foreign materials such as nutritional contents. In some cases the apparatus may be easily delivered to a surgical site before, during or after a surgical procedure such as gastric bypass surgery, but this is only an example.
Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc.

Nutritional compositions

nutritional compositions provide a sustained protein profile to an individual while having an enhanced sensory performance. The nutritional compositions can be in the form of a nutritional powder including a protein system having a fast digesting protein source, an intermediate digesting protein source, and a slow digesting protein source..
Abbott Laboratories

Yogurt premix for canines

a yogurt premix for canine provides both a flavorful and nutritional treat for canines. The yogurt premix includes a plurality of ingredients that each has their own unique beneficial properties.

Composition and methods for making nutritional snack wafers

a snack food that is easier for a dysphagia sufferer to consume may be made from a crisp, structural core that is highly soluble, enrobed in a calorie-dense coating such as chocolate, where the coating helps protect the core from moisture. When the snack food is bitten, the eater's saliva causes the core to disintegrate rapidly, leaving the coating without support and susceptible to rapid reduction to an easy-to-swallow paste..
Nutraphagia, Llc

Mobile computing weight, diet, nutrition, and exercise management system with enhanced feedback and goal achieving functionality

an illustrative mobile computing device executing weight, nutrition, health, behavior and exercise application software serves as a simulated combination personal trainer and dietician/nutritionist for the user using comprehensive databases storing personalized health, nutrition and exercise information. A mobile computing device, such as a smartphone, executing such software monitors, tracks and/or adjusts caloric intake, energy expenditure taking into account nutritional information and behavioral factors.
Smarten Llc

Food logging from images

a “food logger” provides various approaches for learning or training one or more image-based models (referred to herein as “meal models”) of nutritional content of meals. This training is based on one or more datasets of images of meals in combination with “meal features” that describe various parameters of the meal.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Method for the manufacture of bio-products with a modified sugar profile

the invention relates to a method for the production of a solid bio-product wherein at least 80% of the original indigestible oligosaccharide (raffmose, stachyose and verbascose) content has been degraded into digestible mono- and disaccharides, comprising the following steps: 1) providing a mixture of milled or flaked or otherwise disintegrated biomass, comprising oligosaccharides and optionally polysaccharides and further comprising proteinaceous plant parts, water and one or more enzyme preparations containing .alpha.-galactosidase(s); 2) reacting the mixture resulting from step (1) under continuous mixing and under conditions where the water content in the initial mixture does not exceed 65% by weight, for 0.15-36 hours at a temperature of about 20-65° c.; 3) incubating the reacted mixture from step (2) at a temperature and in a time period which inactivate said α-galactosidase(s), as well as solid bio-products obtainable by such method. The invention further relates to uses of the bio-product and a food, a feed, a cosmetic or pharmaceutical product or a nutritional supplement containing the solid bio-product..
Hamlet Protein A/s

Methods of recovering oil from microorganisms

provided herein are methods of recovering oil from microorganisms. The methods are useful, for example, in obtaining nutritional oils and/or lipid biofuels.
Mara Renewables Corporation

Nutritional substance label system for adaptive conditioning

disclosed herein are nutritional substance labels that communicate in a format allowing retrieval of adaptive conditioning instructions unique to an individual nutritional product at the time of conditioning and intended to optimize a nutritional, organoleptic, or aesthetic value targeted by the transformer.. .
Iceberg Luxembourg S.a.r.l.

Venous access catheters and methods for portal venous system catheterization

the present invention contemplates devices and methods to administer nutritional compositions and/or therapeutic drugs directly into a portal venous system. For example, total parenteral nutrition therapy may be administered directly into the hepatic portal venous system thus circumventing known side effects of conventional parenteral administration.
The Regents Of The University Of Colorado, A Body Corporate

Rice protein supplement and methods of use thereof

some embodiments relate to nutritional supplements comprising rice protein isolate. Some embodiments of the nutritional supplement comprise less than about 90 mg of leucine per gram of rice protein isolate and less than about 50 mg of lysine per gram of rice protein isolate.
Axiom Foods, Inc.

Devices, systems, and methods for medicament delivery

certain exemplary embodiments comprise can comprise an auto-injector, which can comprise: a vial configured to store and/or contain an injectable medicament, the vial defining a vial longitudinal axis, and a housing comprising the vial. In various embodiments, the injectable medicament can be a medicine, medication, drug, pharmaceutical, prescriptive, agent, antidote, anti-venom, hormone, stimulant, vasodilator, anesthetic, and/or nutritional supplement that is substantially ready for injection..

Nutritional supplements for improving male fertility

the present invention relates to a fertility-enhancing composition for human male fertility therapy and a method for using the same to improve or enhance human male fertility. The nutritional supplement composition of the invention includes an effective amount of l-carnitine, coenzyme q10, vitamin b12, n-acetyl l-cysteine, and grape seed extract..

Nutritional supplements for improving female fertility

the present invention relates to a fertility-enhancing composition for human male fertility therapy and a method for using the same to improve or enhance human male fertility. The nutritional supplement composition of the invention includes an effective amount of l-carnitine tartrate, coenzyme q10, methylcobalamin, n-acetyl l-cysteine, and grape seed extract..

Oral administration coupler for back-of-mouth delivery

an improved oral administration coupler for delivery of fluids such as medications and nutritional fluids. Example oral administration couplers have a first end with an applicator for oral delivery to an infant, and a second end with a coupling compatible with an enteral fluid delivery syringe.

Palatable dry cat foods and methods for preparation thereof

the present invention generally relates to the field of pet food. More precisely, the present invention concerns a palatable dry food for cats, wherein said food is characterized by a specific ingredient formulation and by a specific nutritional composition.

Sidam S.r.l.

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Polypeptides having serine protease activity and polynucleotides encoding same and their application in animal feed

the present invention relates to animal feed or animal feed additives comprising polypeptides having protease activity and uses thereof. Specifically, the proteases are serine s1 proteases from janibacter, terracoccus and knoellia, all belonging to the family intrasporangiaceae of the suborder micrococcineae.
Novozymes A/s

Method for producing astaxanthin esters

the invention describes an environmentally friendly, sustainable and cost-effective method for preparing astaxanthin diesters of the formula 1, in which astaxanthin of the formula 2 is doubly esterified with fatty acid chlorides of the general formula 3. For this purpose, compound 2 and 3 are reacted in an organic solvent in the presence of a nitrogen-containing base of the general formula 4.
Basf Se

Carotenoid particles and uses thereof

this invention relates to the incorporation of bioactive cargo molecules into particles with carotenoids, such as lycopene. The incorporation of a cargo molecule into a carotenoid particle may for example increase the bioavailability of the cargo molecule in the bloodstream compared to other delivery systems.
Ip Science Limited

Compositions and methods for improving human health and nutrition

the present invention provides compositions and methods of promoting human health and nutrition.. .
Biowish Technologies, Inc.

Dietary emulsion formulations and methods for using the same

disclosed herein is a formulation that can take the form of an emulsion which contains total enteral or parenteral nutrition for a recipient subject. The formulation includes as the sole fat components: (i) medium chain triglycerides; and (ii) very long chain fatty acids selected from (a) very long chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids; and (b) docosahexaenoic acid and arachidonic acid in a ratio of about 10:1 (v/v or w/w) to about 2000:1 (v/v or w/w).
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Appliance for enteral nutrition

graphic display means (10) operatively connected to the processing means (8) and able to display at least one of the oesophageal pressure (pes), the pressure of the respiratory tract (paw) and the transpulmonary pressure (ptp).. .

Use of sedoheptulose as a nutritional supplement

the invention discloses the use of sedoheptulose as a nutritional supplement.. .
C7 Sugar Gmbh

Health tracking system including subjective nutrition perception tool

a health tracking system configured to provide activity, nutrition, health, and sleep data to a user. The health tracking system comprises a personal electronic device configured to receive health data obtained by a sensor device and/or manually input by the user and display personal metrics on a display screen.

Audible barcode system

a system using a mobile internet device with ability to scan a barcode in which a uniform resource locator (url) is placed, and plays a transmitted audio signal activated by the url in a cloud database where both audio and word contents are stored. From general information for direction, instruction and information on the bottle of medicine, nutrition facts and ingredient tables on the packages of food, monthly bills, invoices, menu, magazines, to advertisement—all are either possessed of limited language translation options or use small font to explain something in a limited space.

Health tracking system including subjective health perception tool

a health tracking system configured to provide activity, nutrition, health, and sleep data to a user. The health tracking system comprises personal electronic device configured to receive health data obtained by a sensor device and/or manually input by the user.

Probiotic stabilization

an ingestible composition including a probiotic contained in a mixture of hydrolyzed mammalian protein, one or more carbohydrates and a compound binder useful for nutrition of infants and children.. .

Method of preparing stable, water soluble probiotic compositions based on millets and similar cereals

the probiotic powder compositions comprising probiotic microorganisms encapsulated in nutritional rich cereal powder matrix. Encapsulation of probiotics in cereal powders offers nutritive and health benefits to the consumer.

Immune system stimulating nutrition

disclosed is a nutritional composition comprising a combination of non-digestible oligosaccharides and a product obtained by incubating an aqueous substrate by bifidobacteria and optionally a product obtained by incubating an aqueous substrate by s. Thermophilus.

Infant formula system with adaptive levels of human milk oligosaccharides (hmos)

this invention relates to an age-tailored nutritional composition system comprising an adaptive level of human milk oligosaccharides (hmos) and a method for preparing said system. The age-tailored nutritional composition system comprises at least two nutritional compositions for infants of a certain age, which differ from each other in the amount of hmos present therein.

Nutritional powders comprising spray dried hmb

spray dried nutritional powders include soluble calcium, protein, and at least one of a soluble citrate, a soluble phosphate, and combinations thereof as at least one chelating agent. At least a portion of the soluble calcium is calcium hmb.

Nicotinamide mononucleotide derivatives and their uses

the invention relates to compositions of nicotinamide mononucleotide derivatives and their methods of use. The invention also relates to methods of preparing nicotinamide mononucleotide derivatives.
Metro International Biotech, Llc

Stable micelle and/or liposome compositions and uses thereof

pharmaceutical compositions comprising stabilized self-assembling amphiphilic molecular structure (sams) having average diameters of 120 nm or less with a low zeta potential of less than 30 mv to be used for total parenteral nutrition (tpn) or total parenteral alimentation (tpa), increase blood pressure, renal dialysis, transport and release hydrophobic gases, exchange transfusion to replace blood, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ecmo), open constricted or blocked blood vessels, treat septic shock and irreversible shock due to sepsis and/or severe blood loss irreversible septic shock, treat dilutional coagulopathy of severe blood loss and bleeding with loss of clotting factors, and replace lost volume in childhood diseases that cause hypovolemia or severe hypovolemia, treat traumatic brain injury, burns, diagnosis of diseases and methods of making and using said compositions.. .
Vivacelle Bio, Inc.

Methods for making appetizing and dentally efficacious animal chews

described herein are chewable articles intended to be provided to animals for purposes including dental cleaning, breath freshening, nutrition, administration to the animal of beneficial agents, satisfaction of the animal's urge to chew, and general enjoyment by the animal. Also disclosed are apparatus and methods for making such chewable articles, the methods including the use of a processing aid to lubricate the article-forming apparatus, such as extruders, portioners, and molds, and to reduce the power requirements of such apparatus in the forming process..
Big Heart Pet, Inc.

Health tracking system with verification of nutrition information

a health tracking system includes a plurality of health tracking devices in communication with a host server. In one embodiment, a method of operating the system comprises: receiving data relating to consumables from user devices; storing the data as data records; grouping the data records into groups based on a description string of each; determining an individual score to associate to each data record; and applying an identifier to one of the data records in each group, the one of the data records comprising a one associated with a high score relative to the remaining ones of the data records in the group..
Under Armour, Inc.

Health tracking system with verification of nutrition information

a method for decreasing a number of individual entries in a database of user-created records which describe a single item by: receiving a plurality of user-created records, each of said records comprising at least a descriptive string; placing individual ones of the plurality of user-created records having a sufficiently similar descriptive string into one of a plurality of first groups; hashing the descriptive string of each of the plurality of first groups in order to place two or more groups into a single bin; performing a pair-wise comparison of the descriptive strings of the two or more groups in each bin; and when the comparison of the descriptive strings of the two or more groups in a bin results in a distance below a first threshold, merging the two or more groups into a combined group.. .
Under Armour, Inc.

Methods to improve plant-based food and feed

the present invention describes an alternative approach to increase taurine (tau) or methionine (met) production in eukaryotes, namely by the insertion of components of a sulfur-metabolic pathway and tau- or met-binding proteins in organisms where the peptides do not exist or have not clearly been identified. The invention describes methods for the use of polynucleotides that encode functional cysteine dioxygenase (cdo) alone, sulfinoalanine decarboxylase (sad) alone or cdo and sad polypeptides in combination with functional tau- or met-binding proteins in plants to increase tau or met production.
Plant Sensory Systems, Llc.

Nutritional supplement and related activating a subject's antioxidant system

a nutritional supplement comprises components (a), (b) and (c), and optionally, additional component(s) (d). The nutritional supplement can activate a subject's antioxidant system, more specifically the subject's antioxidant response element (are).
Access Business Group International Llc

Film coating composition and methods of making and using the same

a film coating composition comprising a cellulosic polymer, an opacifying agent, and a fatty acid is disclosed herein. Also disclosed is a film coating composition comprising a cellulosic polymer, an opacifying agent, a plasticizing agent, and a polyol.
Sensient Colors Llc

Dietary supplement containing lyophilized diary and linolenic acid

described is a dietary supplement and a corresponding method to maintain the nutritional health of mammals, including humans. The composition includes a dried dairy product, typically cream, whole milk, reduced fat milk, cottage cheese, yogurt, or combinations thereof in combination with an oil comprising linolenic acid..

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Processes and systems for achieving and assisting in improved nutrition based on food energy data and relative healthfulness data

processes are provided for controlling body weight of a consumer, as well as for selecting and purchasing foods, and for producing food products, based on a combination of food energy data and relative healthfulness data for a candidate food. Various ways are provided for obtaining and accessing the food energy data and relative healthfulness data.
Weight Watchers International, Inc.

Method and system for making customized formulations for individuals

the one or more embodiments disclosed herein provide a method for automatically assembling multiple compounds into a single edible custom composition, in which each compound is individually customized to proportions formulated from a profile of an individual or group. The single custom mixture can contain a plurality of compounds including foods or flavors, nutritional additives, herbals, biologics, or pharmacologically active substances.
Panacea Biomatx, Inc.

Real-time or just-in-time online assistance for individuals to help them in achieving personalized health goals

a method and a system for providing real-time assistance to users in achieving their personalized health goals through a mobile phone with an integrated software application by uploading the photographs to a secured database of the software application of the mobile phone provided with specific text comments or requests placed in appropriately classified input queues for assigning to a qualified nutritionist or an artificial intelligence (ai) program for analyzing the uploaded photographs and generating specific modifications to the food items on the photograph of a meal by applying the user-specific weight-loss/meal modification rules, displaying the analysis information and the specific modifications on the food items to the user on the mobile phone screen. The system and method also comprises a container, a partition plate, a closable lid for storing the food items that are rejected by the nutritionist or the ai and a placemat printed with colored squares patterns..

Multiple folate formulation and use thereof

a multiple folate composition comprising the following three different forms of folate: a folic acid (a salt or ester thereof); a folinic acid (a salt or ester thereof); and a 5-methyl-tetrahydrofolicacid (a salt or ester thereof) and other non-folate ingredients. The composition is useful as a nutritional supplement or medication in the treatment of a folate deficiency and sequella thereof and/or in conditions responsive to administration of a metabolically useful folate.
Jaymac Pharmaceuticals Llc

Prebiotics for reducing the risk of obesity later in life

the invention proposes a nutritional composition comprising selected oligosaccharides that reduces the abundance of streptococcus bacteria in the gut of infants or young mammals. The infants are preferably infants in needs presenting a relatively high count of streptococcus.
Nestec S.a.

Use of dexa scans to assess body fat outside of healthcare settings

the present application describes fitness facilities that include dexa scanners, and methods of use thereof to establish or modify fitness and/or nutritional regimens for patrons of the fitness facilities. Various fitness facilities are described in which the interpretation of dexa scan results is performed either on- or off-site.

Lipid composition for improving behaviour

the present invention relates to a method for improving behaviour in a human subject, comprising administering a nutritional composition comprising 5-50 wt % vegetable lipids based on dry weight of the composition to the subject, the nutritional composition comprising lipid globules having (i) a volume-weighted mode diameter above 1.0 micrometer and/or (ii) a diameter of 2 to 12 micrometer in an amount of at least 45 volume % based on total lipid, wherein improving behaviour is selected from (a) increasing novel object recognition; (b) increasing the preference for novelty; (c) increasing the attention for surroundings; and (d) increasing exploratory behaviour and/or exploratory activity.. .
N.v. Nutricia

Continuous process for preparing a liquid nutritional product

a continuous process for preparing a liquid nutritional product using an extruder is provided. A powder nutritional component is fed into an inlet of an extruder, and a liquid component is fed into an inlet of the extruder.
Abbott Laboratories

Encapsulated and segregated growth containers

an agricultural yield pod or agricultural yield pad with holed root membrane overlay. The agricultural yield pod encloses soil and vegetation in the soil.

Wearable food nutrition feedback system

a see-through, head mounted display and sensing devices cooperating to provide feedback on food items detected in the device field of view. Feedback can include warnings based on personal wearer needs, general nutrition information, food consumption tracking and social interactions.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Method for preparing solid trichoderma seed from direct fermentation of crop straws with trichoderma, and product prepared by using the same

a method for preparing a solid trichoderma seed from direct fermentation of crop straws with trichoderma, and a product prepared by using the same. The method includes adding a liquid amino acid to the crop straws, adjusting the initial ph to 3.0-4.0, and inoculating a liquid trichoderma seed for solid fermentation.
Nanjing Agricultural University

Functions of 55 newfound proteins and their medicinal application in the treatment and prevention of disease

the invention relates to 55 newly discovered proteins, which are present in isolated purified protein complexes, derived medicinal products, recombinant dna, engineered dna, cdna, monoclonal and natural products or synthesized products as part of nutrition, food, and/or supplemental products and their applications.. .

Compositions for the restoration of a fecal microbiota and methods for making and using them

in alternative embodiments, the invention provides compositions and methods for treating various disorders and conditions in mammals, including chronic disorders in which there is a presence of an abnormal microbiota or an abnormal distribution of microflora in the gastrointestinal tract. In alternative embodiments, the invention provides liquid preparations or formulations derived from a human fecal material (e.g., a stool) processed, e.g., filtered and/or centrifuged, such that all bacteria, fungal spores and viruses are removed, but retaining the native biologically active molecules from the fecal material and bacteriophages.
Crestovo Llc

Natural compositions containing eggshell calcium, organic honey and lemon

the present invention discloses compositions and edible orally delivered products, such as candies, beverages, nutritional bars and dietary supplements that increase bone growth and treat age-related bone loss in humans. The major component of the invention is biological calcium which is derived from natural eggshell powder.

Plant irrigation dispenser and controlled dispensing

a plant irrigation dispenser and method controllably dispenses nutritional compositions to a plant. The dispenser comprises a housing defined by a first end and a second end that forms a channel.
4d Holdings, Llc

Method for directly preparing a fertilizer by using straws and prepared straw organic fertilizer

a method for preparing a fertilizer using straws and prepared straw organic fertilizer; the method includes: composting straws, spraying a compositing microbial solution containing amino acids to start decomposition of straws, and adjusting humidity of a straw compost, times of spraying a solution of product nutrients, component of the solution to obtain an up-to-standard commercial straw organic fertilizer; and keeping the composting temperature about 70° c. For long time by adjusting the turning time of the straw compost and collocation time of spraying the solution.
Nanjing Agricultural University

Therapeutic and nutritional compositions for functional gastrointestinal disorders

the present invention relates to nutritional compositions containing balanced amount of substance having anti-inflammatory activity, as curcumin, and substance having carminative and spasmolytic activities, as essential plant oil, for the treatment and/or prevention of functional gastrointestinal disorders.. .
Alfa Wassermann S.p.a.

Intestinal microbiota and gvhd

the present disclosure describes compositions and methods for increasing the abundance of commensal bacteria belonging to the order clostridiales, including blautia, ruminococcus, clostridium, eubacterium, holdemania and dorea species, that are associated with reduced lethal gvhd and improved overall survival following bone marrow or hematopoietic stem cell transplant. The present disclosure, therefore, provides methods for reducing the likelihood, incidence or severity of gvhd by (1) avoiding the loss of endogenous beneficial species through antibiotic selection; (2) by administering a therapeutically effective amount of a composition comprising one or more clostridiales associated with reduced gvhd to individuals who may lack or have lost those strains from their intestinal microbiota.
Memorial Sloan-kettering Cancer Center

Glutamine enriched nutritional composition for preterm infants

the present invention relates to the use of nutritional compositions enriched in glutamine to improve structural and functional brain development in preterm and/or low birth weight infants.. .
N.v. Nutricia

Teat

a teat, in particular for infants and small children, having a hollow nipple with at least one through-hole for liquid nutrition, which is connected at the bottom to a substantially annular-disc-shaped nipple flange, which serves to be fastened to the mouth of a vessel by means of a fastening ring with an annular-disc-shaped ring flange overlapping the nipple flange for pressing the bottom side of the nipple flange flat against the front-side edge of the mouth and at least one recess extending in the radial direction of the nipple flange on the top side of the nipple flange so that a ring flange of a fastening ring pressing against the top side of the nipple flange is spaced from the top side of the floor of the recess during the fastening of the teat on the mouth of a vessel, and the nipple flange is sufficiently flexible at least in the area of the recess so that the floor arches up and air from outside flows back into the vessel under the arched floor of the recess in the radial direction when the teat is fastened on the mouth of a vessel and negative pressure is created in the vessel when the nipple is sucked on.. .
Mapa Gmbh

Method and system for assessment of cognitive function based on electronic device usage

a system and method that enables a person to unobtrusively quantify the effect of mobility, physical activity, learning, social interaction and diet on cognitive function. The method records on the electronic device one of global positioning system longitude and latitude coordinates, accelerometer coordinates, and gyroscope coordinates, one of outgoing and incoming phone calls, outgoing and incoming emails, and outgoing and incoming text messages, one of urls visited on an internet browser application, books read on an e-reader application, games played on game applications, and the nutritional content of food consumed, performs the step of learning a function mapping from those recordings to measurements of cognitive function using a loss function to identify a set of optimal weights that produce a minimum for the loss function, uses those optimal weights to create the function mapping, and performs the step of computing the variance of the cognitive function measurements that is explained by the function mapping to assign an attribution to the effect of physical activity on measured changes in cognitive function..
Mindstrong, Llc

Method for fulfilling the nutritional needs of individuals with dietary restrictions through pre-packaged entrees in compliance with usda regulations

a method for fulfilling the nutritional needs of a targeted group through prepackaged entrees that comply with usda regulations is provided. The prepackaged entrees are designed to provide a plurality of nutritional parameters associated with the targeted group, wherein a foodstuff is adapted to provide a first portion of the plurality of nutritional parameters, and wherein a separate nutritional sauce is adapted to provide a second portion of the plurality of nutritional parameters.

Novel pichia kluyveri strain and its application in producing nonalcoholic red bayberry juice

the present invention provides a novel pichia kluyveri strain (cctcc no: m 2015626) and the method of using this new strain to produce fermented nonalcoholic red bayberry juice. The method comprises incubating pichia kluyveri cctcc no: m 2015626 with red bayberry juice in a fermentation process to make the fermented nonalcoholic juice, which includes an aerobic, anaerobic and a low temperature fermentation.
Jiangnan University

A portable device for detecting nutrition level of plant

a portable device for detecting the nutrition level of a plant includes an outer casing and a detection circuit. The outer casing includes belt pulleys, a cam, upper and lower clamping plates.
Jiangsu University

Nutritional supplements for growth enhancement in pre-pubertal adolescents

provided are nutritional supplements designed for enhancing the growth, particularly the linear growth, of pre-pubertal children with a stature measure short compared to the norm. The nutritional composition comprises an energy source, and a combination of micronutrients, and is adapted separately for the nutritional needs of male or female adolescents..
Nutriteen Professionals Ltd.

Embedded liquid lubricants for tableting

the invention provides a nutritional supplement and/or pharmaceutical composition for tableting comprising an embedded lubrication matrix. The embedded lubrication matrix comprises an oily liquid finely dispersed in an oil insoluble material.
Wyeth Llc

Fruit flavoring in the image of a fruit portion for introduction into a vessel for flavoring a fluid

an apparatus and method are provided for storing and dispensing into a liquid a soluble substance, such as a flavoring, a body fuel, a nutritional supplement, a stimulant, a relaxant, an alcohol neutralizer, or a medical drug. A useful application of the subject invention includes a lime flavoring held by a gelatinous artificial lime wedge stored with a beer bottle or can, or attached to a 6-pack or 12-pack carton.

Pre-blended and packaged frozen smoothy nutrition mix, method and product

this invention provides an improved method for making a blended liquid or frozen combination and mixture of pre-ripened fruits and vegetables, including juiced foods, protein, vitamins, nuts, seeds, milks, juices, yogurt, herbs, spices, coffee, tea or other freeze dried super foods, herbal or non-herbal medicine, to make a frozen smoothie mixture. An initial mixture of food components, with limited or no liquid added for processing, is pre-blended together continuously until it forms a suitable consistency.

Concentrated extract of algae, production method thereof and use of same ln agriculture

the present invention relates to a concentrated extract of algae, containing between 6 and 100% dry matter, to the production method thereof, and to the uses of same either alone or associated with another nutritional, biostimulating or phytosanitary technology, in particular to stimulate the emergence, growth, development and reproduction of plants and to prevent birds from eating seeds. The invention also relates to a method for applying the concentrated extract of algae of the invention, as well as to a seed coating with said extract..
Laboratoires Goemar

Portable devices and methods for measuring nutritional intake

a system for monitoring nutritional intake is described. The system includes a wearable housing configured for releasable attachment to a user; a biosensor supported by the wearable housing for disposition adjacent to a blood vessel; the biosensor configured to collect pulse profile data; an output device; and a processing circuit connected to the biosensor and the output device.
Blacktree Fitness Technologies Inc.

Methods, compositions, and devices for supplying dietary fatty acid needs

nutritional formulas comprising long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (lc-pufas) are provided, along with methods and devices for preparing and/or administering nutritional formulas. In some embodiments, a percentage of the lc-pufas in the nutritional formula are in the form of monoglycerides and/or free fatty acids.
Alcresta Therapeutics, Inc.

Methods, compositions, and devices for supplying dietary fatty acid needs

nutritional formulas comprising long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (lc-pufas) are provided, along with methods and devices for preparing and/or administering nutritional formulas. In some embodiments, a percentage of the lc-pufas in the nutritional formula are in the form of monoglycerides and/or free fatty acids.
Alcresta Therapeutics, Inc.

Compositon and nutrition formulation

nutritional compositions are provided herein for optimizing fats, carbohydrates, and protein caloric ratios as they relate to balanced nutrition, general health, and muscle performance during exercise and to muscle cell repair and recovery following the cessation of exercise.. .

Nutritional compositions comprising an oxidizable component and water-soluble plant extract

a nutritional composition including an oxidizable component and a water-soluble plant extract is provided. The water-soluble plant extract includes rosmarinic acid and has a total phenolic content, such that a ratio of the total phenolic content to the rosmarinic acid is between about 1.1:1 to about 3.5:1.
Abbott Laboratories

Fruit or vegetable beverage enriched with fiber

provided are fortified beverages, in particular fruit or vegetable juices, enriched with fruit or vegetable fiber in a nutritionally effective amount, and methods of manufacture thereof. In particular, the provided are methods for increasing the percentage of dietary fiber in fruit or vegetable tissue mass added to fruit or vegetable juice, thereby providing a fruit or vegetable juice enriched with fruit or vegetable fiber, the methods including at least one step of washing followed by a step of centrifugation, and excluding steps of drying at elevated temperatures or exposure to any chemical treatment..
Yissum Research Development Company Of The Hebrew University Of Jerusalem Ltd.

Method for preparing functional edible oil rich in phytosterol esters and diglycerides

a method for preparing functional edible oil rich in phytosterol esters and diglycerides includes steps of: 1) adding a raw material: adding phytosterol, triglyceride and a molecular sieve into a reactor, wherein a ratio of the phytosterol and the triglyceride is 1:2-1:4, a molecular sieve amount is 50 g/l; heating to 50-60° c. And stirring for 30-60 min, for obtaining a pre-mixture; 2) providing non-aqueous enzymatic transesterification: adding 5-20 g/l lipase into the pre-mixture, adding 100-200 ppm antioxidant, stirring and reacting for 8-12 h with a temperature of 50-60° c.
Oil Crops Research Institute, Chinese Academy Of Agricultural Seciences

Shelf-stable, clear liquid nutritional compositions comprising epigallocatechin galate (egcg) and methods for preparing the same

disclosed herein are shelf-stable, clear liquid nutritional compositions having a ph ranging from 2.5 to 4.6 and comprising water; at least one source of egcg in an amount sufficient to provide 200-1700 mg/l of egcg; and at least one source of protein in an amount sufficient to provide 25-45 g/l of total protein. The shelf-stable, clear liquid nutritional compositions lose no more than 20% by weight solids of the egcg content present in the initial formulation of the compositions to epimerization, degradation, or both epimerization and degradation during heat sterilization.
Abbott Laboratories

Method and smart irrigation controller

water is a precious resource in the world, and hence it is imperative to find solutions for an effective use of water, including an efficient irrigation system. A method and apparatus is disclosed that effectively processes the images of the vegetation, determines the optimum weather conditions and the soil moisture conditions, controls irrigation schedules of vegetation to efficiently conserve water while maintaining vegetation health, and predicts the nutrition stress in plants for optimum application of fertilizer when necessary..

Systems and methods for providing audio and visual cues via a portable electronic device

methods and systems for providing a lifestyle companion system are provided. The lifestyle companion system can provide a platform to conduct a user interview.
Apple Inc.

Opioid peptide

the invention also relates to pharmaceutical, nutritional and nutraceutical compositions comprising the peptide and to the use of the same for analgesic purposes, and/or for providing a feeling of satiety, and/or for lowering arterial blood pressure in a subject.. .

Methods and materials related to nutritional supplement compositions containing a potato polysaccharide preparation

the document provides nutritional supplement compositions. For example, nutritional supplement compositions containing a potato polysaccharide preparation, methods for obtaining potato polysaccharide preparations, methods for making nutritional supplement compositions containing a potato polysaccharide preparation, and methods for increasing or decreasing expression of polypeptides involved with mitochondria activity or function are provided..
The Research Foundation For The State University Of New York

Mixture of non-digestible oligosaccharides for stimulating the immune system

nutritional compositions with fucosyllactose and betagalactooligosaccharides for use in stimulation of the immune system. The composition is suitable for infants..
N.v. Nutricia

Compound combinations for attenuation of bacterial virulence

methods for modulating quorum sensing in certain gram-negative bacteria having multiple qs systems including las, rhl, and pqs with associated receptors (lasr, rhlr and pqsr) which are modulated by small molecule modulators, particularly non-native modulators. Certain combinations of modulators of las, rhl and pqs exhibit improved inhibition of virulence in comparison to the respective individual modulators.
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Water soluble lipophilic materials

the present invention is a water-soluble form of lipophilic molecules contained in liposomes. In one embodiment, the lipophilic molecule is crystalline lutein and the lutein-loaded liposomes are included in pharmaceutical products, medical devices, and dietary supplements industry, with potential for chewable tablets, fortification of beverages, effervescent tablets, uncoated tablets, nutritional bars, and functional foods in addition to cosmetic industry..
Kemin Industries, Inc.

Nutritional compositions containing structured fat globules and uses thereof

the present disclosure relates to a lipid source for nutritional compositions, comprising an enriched lipid fraction which comprises structured fat globules. The enriched lipid fraction provides fat globules having a desired size and fatty acid composition and may be stabilized by components such as phospholipids, cholesterol, milk-fat globule membrane protein and combinations thereof.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Nutritional composition with low content of medium-chain fatty acids in specific proportions, and its uses

the present invention relates to synthetic nutritional compositions, especially infant formula compositions, with a low content of medium-chain fatty acids (or mfcas) and particularly in specific proportions. The invention also relates to the use of said compositions to promote liver and/or gut maturation in infants or young children and/or to reduce the risk of liver and/or gut disease in infants or young children..
Nestec S.a.

Quality control of dairy products using chromatic profiles

a method for the quality control of dairy products is disclosed. The method includes scanning the surface of a dairy product test sample using a chromatic scanner system to generate a spectral pattern of reflected light intensities, which pattern is unique to the test sample.
Empire Technology Development Llc

Methods to improve crops through increased accumulation of methionine

the present invention describes an alternative approach to increase methionine (met) production in eukaryotes, namely by the insertion of components of a sulfur-metabolic pathway in organisms where the pathway does not exist or has not clearly been identified. The invention describes methods for the use of polynucleotides that encode functional cysteine dioxygenase (cdo) alone or cdo and sulfinoalanine decarboxylase (sad) polypeptides in plants to increase met production.
Plant Sensory Systems, Llc

Device for storing and dispensing food items

a device for storing and dispensing food items for a customizable nutrition supply is provided. The food items are loaded by the user, allowing customization of nutritional content and sequence.

Controlled-release and stratified cyclodextrin inclusion complex vehicles

the invention provides cyclodextrin inclusion complex delivery vehicles, in which the cyclodextrin inclusion complex is provided together with enzyme having a cyclodextrin-degrading activity capable of digesting the cyclodextrin, so that upon delivery of the vehicle to a target the enzyme is activated and releases the guest molecule from the cyclodextrin cavity. In alternative aspects, these cyclodextrin inclusion complex delivery vehicles are for example provided in the form of medicaments, food ingredients, medical food ingredients, nutritional supplement ingredients, dietary supplement ingredients, herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, animal repellents, pheromones, plant growth regulators, fragrances, fabrics or packaging materials..
Czap Research And Development, Llc

Controlled-release and stratified cyclodextrin inclusion complex vehicles

the invention provides cyclodextrin inclusion complex delivery vehicles, in which the cyclodextrin inclusion complex is provided together with enzyme having a cyclodextrin-degrading activity capable of digesting the cyclodextrin, so that upon delivery of the vehicle to a target the enzyme is activated and releases the guest molecule from the cyclodextrin cavity. In alternative aspects, these cyclodextrin inclusion complex delivery vehicles are for example provided in the form of medicaments, food ingredients, medical food ingredients, nutritional supplement ingredients, dietary supplement ingredients, herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, animal repellents, pheromones, plant growth regulators, fragrances, fabrics or packaging materials..
Czap Reseach And Development, Llc

Homogeneous composition of plant-based oils and hydrosols

a homogeneous composition of an essential oil and essence water is provided. The essential oil may be derived from the plant matter through an extraction process, such as steam-based distillation.

Nutritional support health issues

a method of improving the outcome or recovery for depression, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, alzheimers progression, or breast cancer. This method consists of administering a food which includes transfer factor, lactic acid generating bacteria, and/or glucans in appropriate combinations and dosage levels.
Cortcontrol

Bacillus amyloliquefaciens probiotic compositions, methods of production, and methods of use

a probiotic composition is provided comprising bacillus amyloliquefaciens strain h57 bacteria that confers health and/or nutritional benefits, including methods of producing and using such a composition. Also provided is a method of treating a 5 probiotic-responsive disease, disorder and condition in an animal and a method of modulating the gastrointestinal flora of an animal, both including administering to said animal a probiotic composition comprising bacillus amyloliquefaciens strain h57 bacteria..
The University Of Queensland

Methods for decreasing the incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis in infants, toddlers, or children using human milk oligosaccharides

disclosed are methods of reducing the incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis in an infant, toddler, or child using nutritional compositions including human milk oligosaccharides. The nutritional compositions including the human milk oligosaccharides are effective in reducing inflammation and the incidence of inflammatory diseases..
Abbott Laboratories

Method of producing egg yolk based functional food product and products obtainable thereby

the present invention relates to the field of food products, especially food products specifically designed for providing health benefits beyond the basic function of nutrition for a subject consuming the product on a regular basis, e.g. On a daily basis.
Newtricious B.v.

Specialized flour for nutrition meals for diabetes and preparation method and use thereof

disclosed are specialized flour for nutrition meals for diabetes and a preparation method and use thereof. The flour is based on cereal meal as a basic material and is added to a defatted soybean vegetable protein powder and a soybean tissue isolated dietary fiber power, wherein in the dry flour base, the content of protein is 20-26 weight %, the content of the dietary fiber is 4-10 weight %, the content of carbohydrate is no more than 65 weight %, and the content of fat is no more than 4% of the weight.

Nutritional powder pods and related methods

nutritional powders pods, generally in individual servings, suitable for use in beverage production machines are presented. The nutritional powder pods comprise pods containing a nutritional powder.
Abbott Laboratories

Antioxidant producing bacterium and uses thereof

bacterial strains are provided that can be isolated from the microflora of lowbush blueberry (vaccinium angustifolium), and that are capable of increasing the antioxidant content of their growth medium. The bacteria can be used, for example, to increase the antioxidant content of various foodstuffs, as probiotics or as additives to animal feed.
University Of Ottawa

Vegetable-based slices for improved nutrition and methods of making

the present invention offers an intentional use of a slice as a system for the deliberate delivery of vegetable or fruit servings. The slice comprises the use of whole vegetable powders, whole fruit powders or a combination thereof as a highly concentrated source of vegetable or fruit material.

Deflavored egg protein isolate, products made with protein isolates and methods of making same

this application relates generally to the processing of egg protein isolates for use in various food, sports nutrition and nutraceutical applications, methods of making egg protein isolates, and apparatus for making egg protein isolates. More particularly, the application relates to a method of deflavoring egg products and concentrating the protein content to greater than or equal to 92% dry basis protein.
Rembrandt Enterprises, Inc.

Compositions for protecting genetically engineered plants from disease and phytotoxic effects of herbicides

compositions and methods providing herbicidal, fungicidal and/or nutritional activity to genetically engineered crops in a single application are disclosed. The composition comprises an aqueous mixture of glyphosate salt and phosphite at a molar ratio of about 1:2 to about 4:1 glyphosate salt to phosphite; wherein the composition is formulated as a liquid for dilution to an application rate of the dissolved glyphosate salt of between about 0.47 pounds per acre and about 4.13 pounds per acre..

Bioavailable minerals for plant health

a method employing a composition of bioavailable minerals directed at supplementing nutritional intake of a living plant. The composition includes the ionic mineral(s) copper and zinc in a ligand complex and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier including water, h2so4 and (nh4)2so4.
Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc.

Fortified micronutrient salt formulations

salt formulations, which are resistant to moisture and cooking conditions, are described herein. The formulations provide particles of micronutrients and vitamins encapsulated within heat resistant ph-sensitive water-insoluble polymers, which are packaged within a salt shell.
Tokitae Llc

Low calorie nutritional compositions for maintaining metabolic balance

the present invention provides nutritional compositions (for example, sensorially acceptable nutritional compositions) that comprise a fruit component, a fiber component, and a micronutrient component. Also provided are methods of making and using the nutritional compositions..
The United States Of America, As Represented By The Secretary Of Agriculture

Nutritional compositions containing dietary butyrate and uses thereof

provided are nutritional compositions including a component for stimulating butyrate production in the human gut and/or dietary butyrate. Further disclosed are methods of reducing allergic reaction and promoting tolerance to cow's milk allergy in a pediatric subject by providing said nutritional compositions to a target subject..
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

High-purity galactooligosaccharide compositions, preparations, and applications thereof

provided is a method of preparing a high-purity galactooligosaccharide composition by fermentation of a low-purity galactooligosaccharide mixture with a yeast strain, kluyveromyces lactis atcc 8585. The high-purity galactooligosaccharide composition includes at least 99% of galactooligosaccharides selected from the group consisting of galactotriose, galactotetrose, galactooligosaccharides with five or more sugar units, and combinations thereof and lower than 1% of monosaccharides and disaccharides.
King-prebiotics Biotechnology (tw) Co., Ltd.

Nutritional powder pods containing nutritional powders with volume flowability properties

disclosed herein are nutritional powder pods, and their methods of making and using with beverage production machine. Certain aspects of disclosure include nutritional powders with certain properties (e.g., volume flowability, reconstitution time, reconstitution yield, mean particle size, rate of reconstitution, moisture content, surface area, non-circularity (<0.95), circularity, and convexity) that can make the nutritional powder particularly suitable for use in a beverage production machine..
Abbott Laboratories

Pod with spray nozzle and use

a pod (10) for preparation of a nutritional liquid composition. The pod (10) includes a nutritional liquid concentrate (20) and at least one nozzle (12) or diffuser for fluid introduction to the nutritional liquid concentrate (20).
Abbott Laboratories

Breathing mask

a breathing mask which is convenient for enteral nutrition using a nasogastric feeding tube when the mask is in use may be provided. The breathing mask may include at least one nasogastric tube port.

Nutritional supplement for use in combatting stress and anxiety in pets

nutritional supplement for veterinary, for use in combatting stress and anxiety in pets, characterized in that it contains a mixture of α-lactalbumin and magnesium.. .
Domes Pharma

Prevention or treatment of food allergy in infants and toddlers

the invention pertains to the use of a non-digestible oligosaccharide in the manufacture of a composition for providing nutrition to an infant suffering from an increased risk of food allergy, preferably whey protein allergy; and/or reducing the risk of occurrence of or preventing whey protein allergy in an infant suffering from an increased risk of food allergy, particularly whey protein allergy. The infant is preferably at increased risk of trichothecene mycotoxin exposure, for instance by eating a lot of cereals..
N.v. Nutricia

Nutritional compositions containing phosphatidylserine powder

phosphatidylserine powder compositions of the present invention were found to provide more homogeneous dispersion and demonstrate reduced sedimentation, compared to conventional phosphatidylserine powders, when mixed without processing by high pressure homogenization in water or other liquids. The composition of the present invention comprises phosphatidylserine and at least 80% (w/w) of the composition has a particle size of 500 microns or less.
Enzymotec Ltd.

Hot and cold water delivery to pod containing nutritional composition

systems and methods for processing a composition in a pod to form a food product or beverage fit for oral consumption involve the controlled introduction of various fluids, such as hot and cold water, into the pod to facilitate processing of the composition.. .
Abbott Laboratories

Nutrient delivery system with hydrolyzed proteins

disclosed herein is a nutrient delivery system comprising a pod and a nutritional powder. The nutritional powder includes at least one hydrolyzed protein and at least one masking agent to reduce any bitterness associated with the resulting nutritional formula..
Abbott Laboratories

Methods for improving tolerance of an individual with a reconstituted liquid product and related compositions and methods

disclosed are nutritional powders and related methods for providing a reconstituted liquid nutritional product with an enhanced air entrainment profile. In certain exemplary embodiments, the nutritional powders and related methods provide reconstituted liquid nutritional products with a specified air entrainment..
Abbott Laboratories

Conditioning system for nutritional substances

disclosed herein is a conditioning system for nutritional substances. The conditioning system obtains information regarding the nutritional substance to be conditioned, the desired conditioning, and the desired properties, including nutritional content, of the conditioned nutritional substance, and dynamically controls the conditioning in response to this information optimize the organoleptic properties of the conditioned nutritional substance, while minimizing any detrimental changes to the nutritional content..
Iceberg Luxembourg S.a.r.l.

Protein rich food ingredient from biomass and methods of preparation

the present invention provides a protein material and food ingredient from a sustainable and stable source. The sustainable and stable source of the food or food ingredient is biomass, for example an algal or microbial biomass.
Synthetic Genomics, Inc.

Protein containing material from biomass and methods of production

the present invention provides methods and protein compositions having advantageous properties, such as a high uncorrected limiting amino acid score as well as favorable amounts of essential amino acids, branched chain amino acids, as well as other amino acids more difficult to find in the regular diet. The protein composition is obtainable as taught herein from algal or microbial biomass.
Synthetic Genomics, Inc.

Horticultural nutrient control using same

the present invention relates generally to a horticultural nutrient control system and method for using same. The invention relates to an apparatus, and related methods, for automatically formulating, storing, and dispensing a nutrient solution to one or more horticultural crop, comprising: a) a reservoir unit for receiving a nutrient solution, mixing said nutrient solution, and dispensing said nutrient solution to a corresponding horticultural crop, wherein said reservoir unit comprises: i) a vertical cylindrical tank terminating at a cone-shaped bottom outlet; ii) a plurality of vertical baffles extending from the interior surface of the reservoir unit; and iii) a plurality of fluid eductors positioned along the length of each baffle, said fluid eductors adapted to deliver said nutrient solution in combination with oxygen to said reservoir unit; b) a nutrient delivery assembly fluidly connecting a water source and a plurality of nutritional component sources to said reservoir unit, said nutrient delivery assembly adapted to controllably deliver said water and nutritional components to said reservoir unit through said plurality of fluid eductors; c) controller coupled to said nutrient delivery assembly and adapted to direct the delivery of said water and nutritional components to the reservoir unit; and d) a storage-control unit for housing at least a central processing unit, said nutrient delivery assembly, and said plurality of nutritional component sources, wherein said central processing unit is operably coupled to said controller..

Graphical user interface for a self-registration system for products

a non-transitory computer readable medium includes a program that is executable in a product registration server to cause the product registration server to perform a method of carrying out product registration. The method includes the steps of generating a transaction file associated with a customer id and retrieving a customer record associated with the customer id, the customer record including a reference ratio therein, registering products in the transaction file in response to user selections, and generating image data of a graphical user interface (gui) indicating nutrition balance of registered products, and transmitting the generated image data to the user computing device..
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Nutritional powder pod with extruded nutritional powder

a nutritional powder pod for use in a beverage production machine is disclosed herein. The nutritional powder is prepared by an extrusion process.
Abbott Laboratories

Novel composition of matter for delivering lipid-soluble materials, and a producing it

this invention describes a novel composition of matter describing a complex comprising leaf protein and a lipophilic substance(s), along with the method of producing it. Delivery of lipid-soluble materials into the body is challenging because they are generally highly insoluble in water and very subject to oxidative degradation.
University Of Maryland

Compositions and methods for nutrition supplementation

the present invention relates to compositions that may be swallowable, chewable or dissolvable, comprising various vitamins and minerals, and in a specific embodiment comprising vitamin a, beta carotene, b-complex vitamins, vitamin c, vitamin d3, vitamin e, iron, magnesium and zinc, and methods for using these compositions for nutritional supplementation in subjects undergoing physiologically stressful events, such as, for example and without limitation, pregnancy, lactation or any disease state.. .
Exeltis Usa, Inc.

Nutrient delivery system with human milk oligosaccharides

disclosed herein are nutrient delivery systems comprising a pod and a nutritional powder comprising a human milk oligosaccharide or a precursor thereof.. .
Abbott Laboratories

Compositions, kits and methods for nutrition supplementation

kits, compositions and methods are provided which comprise a nutritional composition and an adjuvant composition. The nutritional composition comprises vitamin a, vitamin c, vitamin d, vitamin e, vitamin b1, vitamin b2, vitamin b3, vitamin b6, vitamin b9, vitamin b12, iron, iodine, magnesium, zinc, copper, a source of omega-3 fatty acids and one or more pharmaceutically-acceptable carriers.
Exeltis Usa, Inc.

Dietary supplement based on ethyl ferulate

nutritional supplement, feed formulation and methods to improve the efficiency of meat production of a bovine animal, using ethyl ferulate as a nutritional supplement; where the administration of ethyl ferulate at bovine animal, is premixed with an excipient food grade, feed formulation, balanced food, concentrated food, and the like. The ethyl ferulate administration is daily during the final stage of fattening bovine animal, wherein the final stage of fattening is 20 to 40 last days..
Laboratorios Minkab, S. A. De C. V.

Twin screw rotary head extruder, extrusion and random extruded products

an improved rotary head extruder incorporates a twin auger system, in lieu of the typically used single auger, to create random extruded products having a density within the range of about 3.0 to about 6.0 lbs/cu ft. Extrusion using the rotary die system of a rotary head extruder together with the twin auger system allows for a wide variety of fine materials to be successfully introduced into and conveyed within a rotary head extruder to the die assembly, where the materials are cooked to form random extruded products.
Frito-lay North America, Inc.

Nutritional powder with specific antioxidants

disclosed herein are nutrient delivery systems that provide a nutritional formula for consumption. The nutrient delivery system includes a pod and a nutritional powder comprising at least one antioxidant.
Abbott Laboratories

Twin screw rotary head extruder, extrusion and random extruded products

an improved rotary head extruder incorporates a twin auger system, in lieu of the typically used single auger, to create random extruded products having a density within the range of about 3.0 to about 6.0 lbs/cu ft. Extrusion using the rotary die system of a rotary head extruder together with the twin auger system allows for a wide variety of fine materials to be successfully introduced into and conveyed within a rotary head extruder to the die assembly, where the materials are cooked to form random extruded products.
Frito-lay North America, Inc.

Protein rich food ingredient from biomass and methods of preparation

the present invention provides a protein material and food ingredient from a sustainable and stable source. The sustainable and stable source of the food or food ingredient is biomass, for example an algal or microbial biomass.
Dummen Group B.v.

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Core 22 human training and weight loss system

the system of the preferred embodiments is a method for human training coordinated by a computer interface, where a human user interacts with at least one computing interface; where the at least one computing is provided by a computing device having at least one processor, computer readable storage medium, and a network connection to at least one additional computing device; where the user can enter and read from the computing interface; where the computing device executes computer software code; where the user executes steps displayed by the computing interface related to at least what types of food and how much food the user eats; where the computing interface displays at least once a week at least seven of at least one of questions and instructions to the user related to at least one area including water consumption, types of food eaten, timing of food eaten, type of drink consumed, amount of sleep the user has gotten, dietary supplements taken, amount of food eaten, amount of specific types of foods eaten, whether or not foods eaten fall into certain categories provided to the user in association with the method, characteristics of drink consumed, exercise carried out by the user, amount consumed by the user in certain nutritional categories, food purchased, bowel movements, and resistance of urges; where the user inputs at least one of answers and responses to the at least seven of at least one of questions and instructions; where the computing interface further prompts the user to input at least one of a) the user's weight, b) the user's body fat percentage, c) the user's waist measurements, and d) the user's body mass index; where the computer interface provides the user with a comparison between the user's answers to the at least seven questions to the progress over time of at least one of a) the user's weight, b) the user's body fat percentage, c) the user's waist measurements, and d) the user's body mass index. The method for human training coordinated by a computer interface is preferably designed to help a user lose weight, providing an understanding of the factors that lead to weight loss, providing feedback to the user to give them an understanding of how the factors relate to their weight loss, allowing for social support from others to encourage the user to stay with the program, and manipulating food intake to get the hypothalamus to aide the user in losing weight.

Use of an evidence-based, translational algorithm to, inter alia, assess biomarkers

described herein are methods of assessing a wide variety of physiological needs a subject (e.g., a human patient) may have as a result of an internally-driven or externally-imposed event. Aspects of the methods are computer-aided and can be used to assess a subject's need for nutritional or medicinal support.
Genova Diagnostics, Inc.

Energy malnutrition evaluation for liver disease test subject

a method for measuring energy malnutrition in a liver disease test subject, a method for determining whether a liver disease test subject is in an energy malnutrition state, a method for determining the necessity of nutrition therapy for a liver disease test subject having energy malnutrition, a composition usable in these methods, and the like are provided. The method for measuring energy malnutrition in a liver disease test subject includes the steps of collecting expired air containing labeled carbon dioxide that is generated in the body of a liver disease test subject by being converted from a composition containing, as an active ingredient, glucose labeled with at least one isotope c; and determining the ratio of labeled co2 amount to unlabeled co2 amount, or the ratio of labeled co2 amount to total co2 amount in expired air..
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Continuous process and system for the pasteurization or sterilization of foodstuffs in a rigid container followed by the deep-vacuum sealing thereof by rotary steam injection and homogeneous rapid cooling

a method and a system of devices for continuous sterilization or pasteurization of foodstuffs contained in specific rigid containers, followed by continuous deep-vacuum sealing of the containers. The evacuation is obtained by rotary steam injection between the lids and the receptacles followed by sealing of the containers and cold showering that brings about condensation of the steam inside the container and consequently a deep vacuum.
Sodetech

Uses of cistanche tubulosa extract and isoacteoside in protecting muscle

use of cistanche tubulosa extract, isoacteoside and/or a pharmaceutical acceptable salt of isoacteoside in the manufacture of a medicament or a food product for protecting muscles, wherein the medicament is particularly used for protecting muscle cells against injury to regulate, treat and/or delay muscle loss, and especially for the muscle loss caused by aging, diseases, and/or cochexia. The food product is a health food, a nutritional supplement food, or a special nutrition food..
Sinphar Tian-li Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd. (hangzhou)

Composition for supporting cellular structure and adhesion

the present invention is a composition comprising: (a) protein selected from the group consisting of soy protein and pea protein; (b) sunflower seed protein; (c) turmeric; and (d) bitter melon. The composition is useful as a dietary supplement, a food, a complementary medicine or a therapeutic agent.
All Natural Protectors, Llc

Compositions and methods

disclosed herein are therapeutic compositions containing non-pathogenic, germination-competent bacterial spores, for the prevention, control, and treatment of gastrointestinal diseases, disorders and conditions and for general nutritional health.. .
Seres Therapeutics, Inc.

Nutritional products to promote safe swallowing for individuals with dysphagia

nutritional products, uses thereof, methods for the manufacture and methods for improving the cohesiveness of the nutritional products are disclosed. The nutritional products have improved cohesiveness for promoting safer swallowing of food boluses for individuals having swallowing difficulties such as dysphagia..
Nestec S.a.

Nutritional powder pods comprising dry blended carbohydrates

a nutritional powder pod suitable for use in a beverage production machine and methods of manufacturing and using the same are provided. The nutritional powder pod includes a pod containing a nutritional powder.
Abbott Laboratories

Potato based protein mixtures and nutritional compositions comprising potato protein

potato protein, in combination with other vegetable proteins, replaces a portion of the total protein in a nutrition drink or shake or other nutritional composition intended for oral consumption. By suitable selection of the types and amounts of these proteins the overall cost of manufacturing the nutritional composition can be reduced without adversely affecting its other desirable properties such as nutritional value, stability, solubility, clarity, taste, and mouthfeel..
Abbott Laboratories

Nutritional composition

a nutritional composition which is easy to consume without having an oily feeling, and from which the desired amount of energy can be conveniently obtained. The nutritional composition contains fats, proteins, and sugars, and the energy per 100 g of the nutritional composition is 150-750 kcal, the ratio of fats to the total of proteins and sugars is 1.8 to 6.0, and a triacylglycerol having a c6-12 medium-chain fatty acid is included as a constituent fatty acid in an amount of 50% by weight or more of the fats..
The Nisshin Oillio Group, Ltd.

System and distribution of nutritional supplements

a system for customizing nutritional supplement includes a processor and memory. The memory includes programmed instructions that, when executed, cause the processor to access a profile of a user in a web based program; identify, from the profile, at least one physiological parameter experienced by the user within a recent time period; identify, from the profile, at least a portion of a workout history from the recent time period; identify a fitness goal of the user; and generate a customized nutritional supplement formula based on the physiological parameter, the portion of a workout history, and the fitness goal..
Icon Health & Fitness, Inc.

Custom nutritional supplement composition production system and method

the invention provides a system which implements a method of altering the flavour, stability, consistency, texture and colour of the a custom nutritional supplement composition containing nutritional supplement ingredients selected by a user of the system, said method including addition of specific additives in specific quantities to a custom nutritional supplement composition recipe, which additives and quantities are selected through the retrieval of data stored on a computer system which data has correlated the combinations of nutritional supplement ingredients, the additives, and their relative quantities. The system extends to an automated method of preparing a custom nutritional supplement composition, said method including preparing one or more master batches or base mixes and add-mixes including one or more nutritional supplement ingredients and/or one or more additives in predetermined ratios, and in response to a user custom nutritional supplement composition product request, combining calculated or selected quantities of one or more master batches including base mixes and/or add-mixes, one or more additives, and/or one or more nutritional supplement ingredients thereby to obtain a palatable, stabilised, custom nutritional supplement composition product having a desired flavour, colour and consistency, or any other sensory characteristics, while reducing the number of components required to be blended to achieve same..

Probiotic sports nutrition compositions

the present application relates to nutritional compositions comprising lactic acid-producing bacteria.. .
Ganeden Biotech, Inc.

Bacteroides cect 7771 and the use thereof in the prevention and treatment of excess weight, obesity and metabolic and immunological alterations

the invention relates to a strain of bacteroides uniformes with registration number cect 7771, and to the cellular constituents, metabolites and/or secreted molecules thereof. The invention also relates to a composition (nutritional or pharmaceutical) comprising at least one of the previous products.
Consejo Superior De Investigaciones Cientificas

Emulsion of carotenoids and ocular antioxidants

a daily liquid supplement for ocular and body health containing at least one of lutein, zeaxanthin, meso-zeaxanthin and astaxanthin for a human subject for nutritionally supplementing macular pigments is disclosed. The micronized nutrients in a lipid based emulsion are more efficiently absorbed into the bloodstream than conventional supplement formulations resulting in higher serum levels and increased macular pigment..
Guardion Health Sciences, Llc

Nicotinamide mononucleotide derivatives and their uses

the invention relates to compositions of nicotinamide mononucleotide derivatives and their methods of use. The invention also relates to methods of preparing nicotinamide mononucleotide derivatives.

Treatment and prevention of liver disease associated with parenteral nutrition (pn)

the present invention is based on the discovery that parenteral nutrition (pn) induced liver disease, e.g. Fatty liver disease, can be prevented and even reversed by administration of primarily omega-3-fatty acid with pn rather than the administration of the standard intravenous lipid emulsions that contain primarily plant derived omega-6 fatty acid.
Children's Medical Center Corporation

Multiple stent system for gi tract drainage

a gastrointestinal assembly may be deployed within a patient's gastrointestinal tract in order to facilitate drainage of an abscess. The gastrointestinal assembly may include an outer stent and an inner stent disposed within the outer stent.
Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc.

Infant formula with improved nutritional value and digestive properties

a product for infant formula with improved nutritional value and digestive properties than currently available infant formulas, which is comprised of at least one of either powdered goat milk or pasteurized liquid goat milk; the powdered or liquid goat milk is diluted with water; a probiotic; a carbohydrate; omega 3 vitamins; a mono-saturated fat; a natural source of iron, folic acid, b vitamins, and vitamin e; and, a natural source of lauric acid.. .

Use of nutritional compositions including lactoferrin in supporting resistance to diseases and conditions

the present disclosure relates to the use of nutritional compositions including lactoferrin produced by a non-human source in supporting resistance to diseases or conditions caused by bacterial and viral pathogens.. .
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Synergistic nutritional supplement for absolute energy

a nutritional supplement includes a predetermined amount of an atp increasing herbal component which includes species of cordyceps to increase a long-term internal atp energy; a predetermined amount of l-theanine to increase a mental energy; and a predetermined amount of external energy stimulants including caffeine to provide a short-live external energy, which may be utilized as beverages, foods, supplements, and drugs so as to provide the absolute energy for all mammals including human beings, and pets such as dogs, cats, and rodents.. .

Tube feed packages and methods for using same

nutritional compositions that mimic whole foods and methods of using the nutritional compositions are provided. The nutritional compositions may include an increased number and variety of fruits and vegetables, an increased variety of macronutrient sources and an increased amount of other components that are found in whole foods.
Nestec S.a.

Nutrient delivery system comprising nutritional powder comprising phospholipids to improve wettability

disclosed herein is a nutrient delivery system that provides a nutritional formula for consumption. The nutrient delivery system includes a pod and a nutritional powder comprising at least one phospholipid.
Abbott Laboratories

Cereal-based product with improved eating quality fortified with dietary fiber and/or calcium

inhibition of expansion of a cereal product, such as a ready-to-eat cereal, by a particulate insoluble component such as fiber and/or calcium is avoided by pelletizing the particulate insoluble component. A binder component, such as gelatinized starch, is used to bind particles of the particulate insoluble component into a coherent mass which is formed into non-expanded pellets for fortification of the cereal product.
General Mills, Inc.

Gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions and nutritional systems comprising them

gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions for infants up to 1 month of age wherein, the total protein content is adapted based on that found in hm produced for infants of the same gender and age, and nutritional systems comprising them.. .
Nestec S.a.

Canola germplasm exhibiting seed compositional attributes that deliver enhanced canola meal nutritional value

the present invention concerns a canola germplasm comprising at least 45% crude protein and not more than 18% acid detergent fiber content on an oil-free, dry matter basis. Certain embodiments further comprise one or more traits selected from the group consisting of reduced polyphenolic content and increased phosphorous content.
Dow Agrosciences Llc

Medela Holding Ag

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Ardelyx, Inc.

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Systems and methods for calculating nutritional information of a consumer

a system and method of tracking food consumption data for a payment cardholder is provided. The food consumption data is associated with restaurant food purchases made with a payment card, where each restaurant food purchase includes a transaction amount.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Microparticulated vaccines for the oral or nasal vaccination and boostering of animals including fish

the invention relates to a composition and a method for manufacturing semi-dry or dry particles containing a mucoadhesive polymer and a bioactive agent such as, but not limited to, an immunogenic substance (e.g., a vaccine), that allows the oral or nasal administration and delivery of the bioactive agent essentially unaltered to mucosal surfaces in the animal, including an aquatic animal.. .
Advanced Bionutrition Corp.

Nutritional composition for infants delivered via caesarean section

the present invention relates to methods for feeding of infants delivered via caesarean section and to compositions to be administered to infants delivered via caesarean section and in particular to the use of a product obtained by fermentation of milk, whey, whey protein, whey protein hydrolysate, casein, casein hydrolysate and/or lactose by lactic acid producing bacteria. Thereby it is possible to stimulate a fast colonisation of the intestinal microbiota of said infants..
N.v. Nutricia

Processing of natural polysaccharides by selected non-pathogenic microorganisms and methods of making and using the same

the present invention includes compositions and methods of making and using a dietary supplement manufactured from one or more natural polysaccharides previously incubated with a probiotic bacteria in a bioreactor system, wherein the bacteria process the polysaccharides and the resulting processed polysaccharide are provided in the nutritional supplement.. .
Mannatech, Incorporated

Nutritional supplement powder

a nutritional supplement powder and method of supplementing the nutritional value of a food or beverage is provided. The nutritional supplement powder includes a protein system, vitamins, minerals, and fiber.
Abbott Laboratories

Gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions and nutritional systems comprising them

gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions for female or male infants up to 1 month of age wherein, the concentration of alanine, and/or histidine, and/or isoleucine, and/or proline, and/or valine is adapted based on that found in hm produced for an infant of the same gender and age, and nutritional systems comprising them.. .
Nestec S.a.

Systems and methods for determining insulin therapy for a patient

in example methods and systems described, insulin therapy for a patient can be determined. At least one of a short-acting subcutaneous insulin dosage recommendation, a correction subcutaneous insulin dosage recommendation, an intravenous insulin dosage recommendation, a recommended amount of carbohydrates to be administered to the patient, or combinations thereof, can be determined.
Syngenta Participations Ag

Method and receiving nutritional information via a network

a method and apparatus for receiving nutritional information are disclosed. For example, the method receives a profile of a user, receives over the communications network, grocery information on one or more grocery items at one or more locations of the user, receives over the communications network, ingestion information on ingestion by the user of at least one grocery item from the one or more grocery items, generates nutritional information, wherein the nutritional information is determined by performing an analysis based on the profile of the user, the grocery information, and the ingestion information, and provides over the communications network, the nutritional information, to an endpoint device of the user..
At&t Mobility Ii Llc

Device and dispensing paste-like or sticky nutritional substance

an elongate device for dispensing a measured quantity of a paste-like resinous nutritional substance for consumption, injection, or topical use has an integral, outwardly directed hook at a first end. In one case, the elongate device is curved along its length from the hook to a second end and has a concave front face and a convex rear face, with a metered end portion on the front face or on both faces extending from the second end and having one or more scale markings for indicating an amount of paste-like substance adhered to the end portion between a scale marking and the second end.

Multifunctional organic agricultural fertilizer composition and process for preparation thereof

the invention disclosed herein is a multifunctional agricultural organic bio-complexed composition comprising essential and non-essential nutritional elements; useful as a fertilizer, nutrient, bio-stimulant, complexing agent, ph controller, ph indicator, ph corrector, hard water salts in-activator, surface tension reducer, spreader, penetrator, adjuvant, alkaline hard water ill effects mitigator, water conditioner and drip system irrigation cleaner. The invention also disclosed herein a process for preparation thereof..
Chaudhry, Suunil Sudhakar

Methods for enhancing the effect of egcg on mitigating skeletal muscle loss

disclosed herein are methods for enhancing the efficacy of epigallocatechin gallate (“egcg”) in mitigating skeletal muscle loss in a subject. Providing egcg to a subject in a nutritional composition reduces muscle protein degradation, thereby mitigating skeletal muscle loss in the subject.
Abbott Laboratories

Edible cricket composition for preventing hair loss, improving hair follicle, and promoting hair regrowth

a hair regrowth is developed using edible crickets. The edible crickets are provided in the form of 60-100 g of powders or in the form of 60-100 g of formulations on a daily basis.

Systems and methods to improve perfusion pressure during endovascular intervention

the invention relates to systems and methods to improve perfusion flow and pressure during endovascular intervention. In particular, the invention relates to catheters that enable both antegrade and retrograde flow through the catheter during a recanalization procedure and specifically at the step in a procedure where a clot is being withdrawn.

Dairy product and process

the invention relates to a liquid nutritional composition comprising (a) 2-25% by weight of a calcium-depleted milk protein concentrate (mpc) that has undergone a heat treatment to at least 80.degree. C.
Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited

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System and analyzing ingestion of diet

a diet ingestion analyzing method is provided. The diet ingestion analyzing method includes the following steps.
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Powder dosing closure

a method and apparatus for powder dosing a nutritional composition may include a container body and a closure removably coupled to the container body. A nutritive substance may be retained between an upper portion of the container body and the closure.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Synergistic nutritional compositions and uses thereof

provided are nutritional compositions comprising a combination of a probiotic, dietary butyrate and/or a component for stimulating butyrate production in the human gut. Further disclosed are methods of accelerating tolerance to cow's milk allergy in a pediatric subject by providing said nutritional compositions to a target subject..
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Nutritional composition for improving muscle function and daily activity

(c) a lipid fraction comprising at least a ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid selected from the group of eicosapentaenoic acid, docosahexaenoic acid, eicosatetraenoic acid and docosapentaenoic acid for improving the muscle function in a mammal, for improving daily activity, for improving physical performance, for providing a better prognosis in terms of extended life-expectancy, for improving compliance to an anti-cancer therapy or for improving a quality of life.. .

Gummy compositions for nutritional supplementation

a method for treating a prenatal, pregnant or breastfeeding patient for a disease, condition or disorder that is associated with a nutritional deficiency in the patient comprising administering at least one gummy composition to a patient. The gummy composition comprises an effective amount of vitamin a, vitamin b6, vitamin b12, vitamin b9, vitamin c, vitamin d, vitamin e, vitamin b3, iodine, choline, iron, and at least one omega-3 fatty acid to treat the disease, condition or disorder in the patient that is associated with a nutritional deficiency in the patient.
Exeltis Usa, Inc.

Nutrient delivery system

disclosed herein is a nutrient delivery system. The nutrient delivery system includes a pod and a nutritional powder for use in providing a nutritional formula..
Abbott Laboratories

Continuous monitoring of blood glucose production and ongoing targeting of blood glucose production via nutritional support

systems, techniques and methods for estimating the metabolic state or flux, e.g., the body energy state (“bes”) of a patient, are disclosed. The bes provides deep insight into the nutritional needs of the patient, thus allowing for a sort of exquisite glycemic control with regard to the patient.

System, process and device for producing a nutritional composition with personalized nutrient content

the present invention provides a system for producing a nutritional composition (6), the system comprising (a) a measurement device (3) for determining a level of one or more nutrients in a sample (2) from a subject (7); (b) a controller (4) for calculating a required nutrient intake for the subject (7), wherein the controller (4) is operatively linked to the measurement device (3) and is configured to calculate the required nutrient intake based on the level of the nutrients in the sample (2) from the subject (7); (c) a nutritional dispenser (5) for preparing a personalized nutritional composition (6) comprising a combination of nutrients required by the subject (7); wherein the nutritional dispenser (5) is operatively linked to the controller (4) and is configured to produce the personalized nutritional composition (6) comprising the combination of nutrients based on the required nutrient intake for the subject (7) calculated by the controller (4).. .
Nestec S.a.

Isolation of plant oligopeptides and uses thereof

the invention discloses a granular, free-flowing, non-dusting enriched oligopeptide isolate with a narrow, low-molecular-weight distribution derived from legume, seed, grain, marine and other sprouted or un-sprouted plant protein isolates and improved suitability for industrial applications and method for preparing the same. The novel oligopeptide isolate possess fluidity, dispersion, solubility, sensory properties, interaction stability and safety that are consistent and well-suited for applications.

Systems, compositions and methods for providing safe and healthy water and water-based products

a method for providing a safe and healthy water and water-based product, comprising: testing pretreated reverse osmosis water to determine whether it meets a first set of pre-defined specifications; introducing a pre-defined nutrient composition into the water, wherein the predefined nutrient composition comprising one or more of mineral nutrients, trace elements and nutritional supplements; testing the water to determine whether it meets a second set of predefined specifications; and disinfecting the water along with its container by uv irradiation from a uv light source to obtain a water product.. .
A. O. Smith Corporation

Nutritional supplement for the enhancement of muscle irisin and enhancement of brown fat, metabolic rate, and weight loss, and methods of use thereof

the present invention includes a method of activating irisin by administering to an individual in need of such treatment a composition comprising irisin-activating ingredients, thus increasing the conversion of white fat to bat, and consequently, increasing metabolic rate and promoting weight loss. In an embodiment, the composition includes a gynostemma pentaphyllum extract, a polygonum cuspidatum root extract, capsaicinoids, and grains of paradise or constituents thereof.
Maximum Human Performance, Llc

Infant nutrition for improving fatty acid composition of brain membranes

the present invention relates to infant nutrition, in particular to infant nutrition comprising special lipid globules for improvement of the fatty acid composition in brain membranes.. .
N.v. Nutricia

Infant nutrition with lipid globules to increase energy expenditure and metabolic flexibility later in life

the present invention relates to nutrition for infants and young children with particular lipid globules, resulting in programming the metabolism to an increased energy expenditure and improved mitochondrial functioning later in life when exposed to a high fat, high energy diet.. .
N.v. Nutricia

Personalized vitamin supplement

an embodiment of the invention provides a method of collecting data to provide a personalized nutrition recommendation to a user, including receiving input from a sensor and/or an interface of a wearable electronic device of the user. The input includes physiological factors and/or environmental factors measured by the wearable electronic device, the environmental factors including sun exposure and air quality.

System and integrating in-restaurant food ordering, paying, and reviewing with online-to-offline platform

the illustrated embodiments integrate in-restaurant food ordering, paying, and reviewing using online and offline communications. The system, using offline beacons, detects which specific table a user sits at in a restaurant.

System and connecting an operator with worksite operations

systems and methods for connecting an operator at a worksite are disclosed. One method includes receiving telematics data relating to a machine operating at a worksite using a data standard, receiving operator condition data relating to an operator of the machine using the data standard, wherein the operator condition data comprises one or more of nutritional data, health data, activity data, and sleep data, determining an operation state based at least on the telematics data and the operator condition data, and generating a response based at least on the determined operation state, wherein the response is configured to be transmitted used the data standard..

Methods for iodide determination

the present application is directed to the use of electrophoresis with uv detection in the determination of iodine nutritional status in human biological specimens, specifically for monitoring iodine deficiency/inadequacy in large-scale epidemiological studies. In particular, the present application is directed to a method for determining iodide and iodide uptake inhibitors in a human biological sample when using sample self-stacking with capillary electrophoresis and uv detection..

Reduced sugar syrups and methods of making reduced sugar syrups

a reduced sugar syrup having an advantageously low viscosity is prepared by hydrolysis of starch or starchy material using a particular type of alpha amylase enzyme which yields a saccharide distribution having a low dp1-2 and low dp11+ content. The dp4 content of the syrup may be favorably increased by using a maltotetragenic alpha amylase enzyme in combination with the aforementioned alpha amylase enzyme.

Compositions and methods for improving mitochondrial function and treating neurodegenerative diseases and cognitive disorders

provided are compositions comprising compounds or precursors to compounds which may be used for a variety of therapeutic applications including, for example, treating and/or preventing a disease or disorder related to reduced or inadequate mitochondrial activity, including aging or stress, diabetes, obesity, and neurodegenerative diseases. The compounds relate generally to urolithins and precursors thereof, including but not limited to ellagitannins and urolithin a.

Compositions and methods for improving mitochondrial function and treating neurodegenerative diseases and cognitive disorders

provided are compositions comprising compounds or precursors to compounds which may be used for a. Variety of therapeutic applications including, for example, treating and/or preventing a disease or disorder related to reduced or inadequate mitochondrial activity, including aging or stress, diabetes, obesity, and neurodegenerative diseases.

Effect of lipophilic nutrients on diabetic eye diseases

compositions containing molecular dispersions of lipophilic nutrients and methods thereof are provided for delaying the development and maturation of eye related complications of diabetes by administering a composition containing lipophilic nutrients. More particularly, methods relate to delaying the development and maturation of eye related complications of diabetes by administering a composition containing lutein and its isomers, lutein ester, zeaxanthin isomers, turmeric extract, curcumin or curcuminoids, derived from plant extract/oleoresin containing xanthophylls/xanthophylls esters which are safe for human consumption and are particularly useful as dietary supplements for nutrition and health promoting benefits..

Amino acid based diet with improved taste

the present invention is based on the finding that free amino acids can both negatively or positively influence overall taste of free amino acid-based enteral nutritional compositions, and the amino acids can thus be categorized. A striking balance of both categories of amino acids to arrive at amino acid-based nutritional composition with improved taste, yet not compromising the (regulatory) dietary restrictions on essential amino acids and conditionally essential amino acids..

Composition and use thereof

the present invention relates to a composition comprising a feed or feed additive and a coating substance, wherein the feed or feed additive is coated with the coating substance, wherein the coating substance decreases the degree of degradation of the feed or feed additive within the rumen environment. Furthermore, the present invention relates to the use of said compositions for increasing feed utilization, improving animal nutrition, milk production and reducing global warming..

Materials and methods for large scale plant grafting

embodiments of the present disclosure generally relate to materials and methods for plant grafting. In certain embodiments, the present disclosure provides materials and methods for efficient large scale grafting of potato rootstock with scion from the solanaceae family.

Use of lignified stalks or of at least one extract of lignified stalks in a cosmetic composition, a food supplement, a nutritional product, a food or a beverage

disclosed is the use of lignified stalks, of at least one extract of lignified stalks or of a composition containing same in a cosmetic composition, a food supplement, a nutritional product, a food or a beverage.. .

Deep draw container forming method and nutritional product containers

deep draw formed or shaped blister containers in various configurations are made from a two or more step process of shaping a blister recess in which a first step draws the film to provide the maximum amount of area ratio for the final blister recess and a second step shapes the blister recess. Containers can contain food or nutritional products including sterilized nutritional products for humans or for pets..
Mystic Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Device and dispersing paste-like or sticky nutritional substance in a fluid

an elongate device for dispersing a paste-like or sticky substance in a liquid for consumption, injection, or topical use has an integral, outwardly directed hook at a first end for suspending the elongate device from the rim of a container such as a glass, cup, bottle or the like into the interior of the container. The elongate device has one or more scale markings at least on an inner face spaced from the second end of the device for indicating an amount of paste-like substance adhered to a second end portion between a scale marking and the second end..

Fitness monitoring device

a wearable fitness monitoring device and method of providing motivational feedback during a physical activity, the device comprises a mapping and gps system configured to determine a first data and having at least one sensor for sensing a second data comprising physiological parameters. The device further comprises a controller for processing the first and second data to output a third data via a display unit or an audio interface.

Food containing prolactin

a nutritional composition for a subject, comprising prolactin identical or similar or analogous to prolactin found in a natural food source, and at least one protective layer, wherein release of said prolactin from the composition in said subject is the result of an environmental event.. .
Technion Research & Development Foundation Ltd.

Composition suitable to preserve the physiological condition of skin and hair and reestablish their regenerative functions

the present invention relates to a composition for pharmaceutical, nutritional or cosmetic use, suitable to preserve the physiological condition and health of skin and hair and to reestablish their regenerative functions, characterized in that it comprises a mixture of carnitine, caffeine and arginine as active principle, as such or as derivatives, such as pharmacologically acceptable salts. The effect of preserving the physiologic condition and health of skin and hair, and of reestablishing their regenerative functions is mainly achieved through an increase in atp production by skin and hair cells..
Giuliani S.p.a.

Processed food compositions to facilitate independent dining

methods and systems for preparing a processed food composition that is sized and shaped to facilitate independent dining are presented. A method, in one embodiment, includes selecting cooked menu items, combining them using a grinder or food processor into a mixture, and then shaping the mixture into a processed food composition that includes one or more substantially graspable sizes and shapes.

Excellent pizza recipe

a flour and cheese based food product, which is appealing to the olfactory, and taste senses and have good nutritional value. The food product is a pizza comprises a baked dough base, which is dressed by cheese, toppings, sauce, condiments etc.

Food preparation system and method

a system and method for the preparation of food is provided. The system utilizes a nutritional information module which allows nutritional information to be aggregated for an entire menu along with portion information and the ability to adjust serving weight by preferred caloric value for any individual recipe.

Processes and systems for achieving and assisting in improved nutrition based on food energy data and relative healthfulness data

processes are provided for controlling body weight of a consumer, as well as for selecting and purchasing foods, and for producing food products, based on a combination of food energy data and relative healthfulness data for a candidate food. Various ways are provided for obtaining and accessing the food energy data and relative healthfulness data.
Weight Watchers International, Inc.

Genetic based health management apparatus and methods

apparatus and methods are devised and provided to receive genetic material from a human test subject and further to characterize that genetic material into an electronic representation of a genome. In particular, with respect to many genetic features which relate to diet, nutrition and exercise with a view to weight control.
Pathway Genomics Corporation

Continuous monitoring of blood lactate and ongoing targeting of blood lactate via nutritional support

systems, techniques and methods for estimating the metabolic state or flux, e.g., the body energy state (“bes”) of a patient, are disclosed. The bes provides a deep insight into the nutritional needs of the patient, thus allowing for a sort of exquisite glycemic control with regard to the patient.
Run Them Sweet Llc

Galenical solid

preparation process for dietary supplements, comprising at least two steps, the first step of which is to obtain a basic composition comprising liquid vegetable extracts (that contain alcohol), essential oils, water and optionally powdered vegetable extracts, mineral elements, vitamins, vegetable oils, marine plasma, organic silica, etc., and the second step of which is used to solidify the mixture by adding a solidifying premix comprising alginates, a vegetable gum and optionally solidification retarders such as dry hydrophilic plants, water chelators or other substances, even chemicals. The advantage of the process is that it enables dietary supplements to be obtained in a dry solid state that can be stored at ambient temperature or in a refrigerator, and is stable over time, without losing the nutritional and therapeutic value of the vegetable or natural substances contained therein..
Loën Holding S.a.r.l.

Nutritional supplements affecting mood state

nutritional supplement compositions for mood enhancement are disclosed. A nutritional supplement composition can include one or more of plant material from pine bark, plant material from a species of the genus ephedra, caffeine, green tea, octopamine, quercetin, trimethylglycine, yohimbine, and niacin.

Nutritional compositions for promoting gut barrier function and ameliorating visceral pain

the present disclosure is directed to methods for i) promoting gut regeneration, ii) promoting gut maturation and/or adaptation, iii) supporting gut barrier resistance and/or iv) protecting gut barrier function in a pediatric subject comprising administering to the pediatric subject a composition comprising an effective amount of a soluble mediator preparation derived from a late-exponential growth phase of a probiotic batch-cultivation process, such as lactobacillus rhamnosus gg (lgg). The present methods advantageously provide the gut-protection benefits of lgg soluble mediators without introducing live bacterial culture to individuals with impaired gut barrier function.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Anti-intussusception ileal stent and its use as an anti-hyperglycemic method

selected diabetic patients reveal significant glycemic control after bariatric surgical or endoscopic duodenal bypass. This controlling effect appears to occur partly because of an enhanced glucagon-like peptide 1 (glp1) release from intestinal l-cells.

Nutritional compositions containing butyrate and uses thereof

provided are nutritional compositions containing dietary butyrate. The nutritional compositions may exhibit additive or synergistic beneficial health effects when consumed.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Health tracking system with restaurant matching

a system and method of providing nutritional data for a user is disclosed herein. The method includes receiving a selected restaurant from a personal electronic device, and providing menu data for the user based on the selected restaurant.
Under Armour, Inc.

Homogeneous formulation comprising omega-3 polyunsatured fatty acid and resveratrol for oral administration

the present invention relates to homogeneous formulations comprising omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 pufa) and resveratrol for oral administration, in which the resveratrol is solubilized in a solvent system consisting of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 pufa), or their alkyl esters, and a ionic emulsifier. The composition according to the present invention can be formulated as food or nutritional supplement or medicament in the prevention or treatment of cardiovascular diseases due to lipid metabolism disorders and increased platelets aggregation, as well as damages due to free radicals and/or viral diseases..
Sigma-tau Industrie Farmaceutiche Riunite S.p.a.

Anti-regurgitation composition maintaining gut motility

the present invention relates to nutritional compositions intended to prevent or treat regurgitations in infants and young children without altering, or even improving, their gut motility and/or for preventing and/or treating intestinal disorders of the infant or child. The invention also concerns the process for manufacturing this composition..
United Pharmaceuticals

A improving the nutritional value of animal feed

the invention relates to the use of at least one bacterial phytase in combination with one or more protease(s) in animal feed for improving weight gain and/or feed conversion ratio (fcr), wherein the phytase is administered in one or more of the following amounts (dosage ranges): 1,000 fyt/kg feed, 2,000 fyt/kg feed 3,000 fyt/kg feed and wherein the protease is administered in one of the following amounts (dosage ranges): 10,000 units/kg feed, 11,000, 12,000, 13,000, 14,000, 15,000, 16,000, 17,000, 18,000, 19,000, 20,000 units/kg feed.. .
Novozymes A/s

Diet adherence system

a system and method for providing dietary guidance is provided. The method includes receiving a selection of a health program for an individual, the health program including a dietary regimen, measuring the individual's caloric expenditure and change in body composition or body mass during the individual's participation in the health program, determining adherence to the health program based on the measured caloric expenditure or the measured change in body composition or body mass, identifying a modification to the health program, and informing the individual of the modification.
Access Business Group International Llc

Method for the detection and/or diagnosis of eating disorders and malnutrition using x-ray diffraction

alternatives described herein relate to methods for detecting, identifying, and/or diagnosing eating disorders, nutritional deficiencies, and/or malnutrition, including conditions such as bulimia nervosa and/or anorexia nervosa, by using x-ray diffraction on a sample of a tested subject's hair. In some alternatives, once an eating disorder, nutritional deficiency, or malnutrition is detected, identified, or diagnosed using the x-ray diffraction approaches set forth herein, a subject identified as having an eating disorder, nutritional deficiency, or malnutrition is provided counseling for the disorder and/or a medicament to treat, inhibit, or ameliorate said eating disorder or malnutrition, including prozac, ami trip tyline, fluoxe tine, imipramine, nardil, tofranil, desipramine, sarafem, norpramin, and/or phenelzine..
Structure-ase, Inc.

Magnesium compositions and uses thereof for neurological disorders

a composition for administration to a subject, such as oral administration to a subject, for example, has been provided. Such a composition may comprise at least one magnesium-counter ion compound.
Neurocentria, Inc.

Methods of treating or ameliorating skin conditions with a magnetic dipole stabilized solution

the present invention is directed to methods for treating or ameliorating skin conditions, diabetic conditions, cardiovascular conditions, cancer, infections or metal poisoning, enhancing performance, or providing nutritional support, comprising administering to a subject in need thereof compositions comprising a magnetic dipole stabilized solution (mdss). The mdss solution may include additional components and can be provided in a kit..
Reven Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Compositions, kits and methods for nutrition supplementation

a method for improving a nutritional status in a prenatal, pregnant or breastfeeding patient. The method includes providing a pharmaceutical composition in a single oral dosage form for administration to a prenatal, pregnant or breastfeeding patient.
Chemo S.a. France

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Method for drying food, drying device, and food

provided is a simple method for drying food and a drying device that can maintain color, scent, and flavor of the food without deteriorating original nutrition value of the food and prevent deterioration of the food due to reproduction of bacteria and food produced by such a method and a device with respect to agricultural product such as grains, beans, potatoes, vegetables, mountain vegetables, mushrooms, nuts, fruits, and herbs or marine product such as seaweeds and seafood. Food of agricultural product or marine product is placed in a dry warehouse for drying the food, upper gas and lower gas in the dry warehouse are circulated by a duct fan provided to the side in the dry warehouse, and the food is dehumidified and dried under the atmospheric pressure and at the temperature of 60° c.
Takahata Electronics Corporation

Method of manufacturing and filling a package and corresponding package

the invention also relates to a package for such a powdered nutritional product manufactured according to this method.. .

Magnesium compositions and uses thereof for neurological disorders

a composition for administration to a subject, such as oral administration to a subject, for example, has been provided. Such a composition may comprise at least one magnesium-counter ion compound.
Neurocentria, Inc.

Nutritional intervention for improving muscular function and strength

the present invention provides a composition comprising hmb and vitamin d. Methods of administering hmb and vitamin d to an animal are also described.
Metabolic Technologies, Inc.

Nutritional compositions for modulating inflammation including exogenous vitamin k2

nutritional compositions and methods of making and using the nutritional compositions are provided. In a general embodiment, a nutritional composition includes exogenous vitamin k2.
Nestec S.a.

Enteral feeding device and related methods of use

embodiments of the disclosure are drawn to an enteral feeding device for hydrolyzing triglycerides in a nutritional formula. The device may include a body housing a chamber, an inlet configured to fluidly couple with a source of nutritional formula, and an outlet configured to fluidly couple with an enteral feeding tube.
Alcresta Therapeutics, Inc.

Delivery mode specific synthetic nutritional compositions and nutritional systems comprising them

delivery mode specific synthetic nutritional compositions for infants up to 1 month of age, more particularly up to 2 weeks of age, wherein the iodine content is adapted based on that found in hm produced for an infant of the same age born by the same delivery mode. Nutritional systems comprising said delivery mode specific synthetic nutritional compositions are also provided..
Nestec S.a.

Hybrid hydroponic plant growing systems

hybrid hydroponic plant growing systems are designed specifically for urban home, community and small farm gardening without the need for arable soil or broadcast irrigation. The innovative hybrid hydroponic systems provide a “hybrid” growing environment including a limited, containerized amount of soil-like growing media combined with soluble fertilizer creating a hydroponic nutrient solution.

Multi-plant bioactive composting pots

this multiplant bioactive composting pot of chosen shape, size, and material has a central composting chamber (1) with two or more outer plant chambers(2) separated by a partition (4) forming soil loaded plant and waste loaded composting parts. Each plant chamber has water drain hole (6) on the side, an inside a stem support insert (7) and is filled with soil.

Nutrition intake tracker

a nutritional intake tracker computing device (“intake tracker”) is provided. The intake tracker is configured to receive user health data and at least one user health goal from a user computing device, and receive a request for an intake recommendation from the user computing device.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Cognitive personalized nutrition analysis based on image and sensor driven data

a system, method, and computer-readable medium are disclosed for cognitive personalized nutrition analysis comprising: performing a visual recognition operation to identify ingredients being used by a chef; analyzing sensor data to identify ingredients being used by a chef; determining a cooking style based upon the visual recognition operation and the sensor data; cross referencing ingredients and cooking style to locate potential recipes corresponding to the ingredients and cooking style; and, notifying the chef of identified recipes and possible substitutions.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Nutritional composition

where ds is the total degree of acetyl substitution; and dpw is a weight-average degree of polymerization determined by a gpc-light scattering method using a cellulose acetate propionate prepared by propionylating all residual hydroxy groups of the cellulose acetate (sample).. .

Sterilizable flexible package for the reconstitution and administration of fluid medicinal or nutritional substances which are infused or instillable within the body of a patient and process for the sterilization thereof

there is described a package for the reconstitution and administration of fluid medicinal or nutritional substances which are infused or instillable within the body of a patient, comprising a flexible casing containing a vial of a medicinal or nutritional substance in a coupling position to a coupling and perforation device inserted into a mixing tube for the connection with a bag of liquid diluent. The casing comprises a connector provided with an openable and hermetically closable cap, adapted to introduce a mixture of sterilizing gas and oxygen into said casing..
Paolo Gobbi Frattini S.r.l.

Personalized supplementation of nutrients

the present invention provides nutritional compositions, preferably printed, comprising at least one nutrient for which a deficiency in nutrient intake and/or nutrient status in a subject was detected. Such nutritional composition is comprised by an administration unit, and the nutrient is present at an amount corresponding to the difference between the target value and actual value of the nutrient intake and/or status in the subject.
Nestec S.a.

Dynamic sports nutrition recommendation engine

a set of biometric data about the athlete and a set of environmental data about a sporting event in which the athlete is to compete are received at a first time. Using previously saved data, a relationship is determined between a biometric factor of another athlete, an environmental factor of a previous sporting event, and an outcome of the previous sporting event.
International Business Machines Corporation

Infant formula tablets

a nutritional compositions in a compressed solid form comprising about 5 to about 35% by weight of protein, about 5 to about 50% by weight percent of fat, and about 40 to about 70% by weight percent of carbohydrate, wherein the compressed solid form is readily dissolvable in water and has a moisture level of 4 to 17%. The nutritional composition, in certain embodiments, eliminates the need for scooping powder into narrow bottles, eliminates the need for transportation of loose powders for later reconstitution, and provides more precise serving sizes to ensure proper delivery of nutrients per feeding, while remaining readily dissolvable upon contact with a liquid.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Dairy compositions and making

the invention relates to a method of separating components from milk and utilizing the separated components to form blended dairy compositions. The present invention relates to nutritional milk compositions and products which are designed to include per serving size a specified percentage range of one or more components separated from milk.
Fairlife, Llc

Brassica oleracea plants with improved nutritional value

the invention provides compositions and methods relating to the elevation of glucoraphanin compared to standard brassica oleracea varieties. The invention also relates to the production of hybrid varieties having desired glucosinolate contents.
Plant Bioscience Limited

Genetic based health management systems for weight and nutrition control

systems have been devised for health management based upon genetic markers. Specifically, systems are arranged to compute genetic risk for several factors relating to metabolism and weight gain in view of various genotypes at particular markers in an individual's genome.
Pathway Genomics Corporation

Determination of nutritional factors

a method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for wireless communication are provided. The apparatus can collect a plurality of environmental factors.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method of increasing abiotic stress resistance of a plant

the invention relates to a method of increasing abiotic stress resistance enhancing soil nutrition of a plant, the method comprising applying a composition comprising bacillus subtilis or bacillus pumilus or a mutant thereof, to the plant, to a part of the plant and/or to an area around the plant or plant part. The invention also is directed to a method of enhancing soil nutrition comprising applying a composition comprising bacillus subtilis or a mutant thereof to the soil..
Bayer Cropscience Lp

Maternal vitamin b2 administration for the prevention of increased adiposity, overweight or obesity in the offspring

the present invention generally relates to the early prevention of overweight, obesity, excessive fat accumulation and/or associated metabolic disorders in infants or children. For example, the present invention relates to the prevention of overweight, obesity, excessive fat accumulation and/or associated metabolic disorders in infants or children through appropriate maternal nutrition for women desiring to get pregnant and/or during pregnancy and/or lactation.
Nestec S.a.

Method and system for assessment of cognitive function based on electronic device usage

a system and method that enables a person to unobtrusively quantify the effect of mobility, physical activity, learning, social interaction and diet on cognitive function. The method records on the electronic device one of global positioning system longitude and latitude coordinates, accelerometer coordinates, and gyroscope coordinates, one of outgoing and incoming phone calls, outgoing and incoming emails, and outgoing and incoming text messages, one of urls visited on an internet browser application, books read on an e-reader application, games played on game applications, and the nutritional content of food consumed, performs the step of learning a function mapping from those recordings to measurements of cognitive function using a loss function to identify a set of optimal weights that produce a minimum for the loss function, uses those optimal weights to create the function mapping, and performs the step of computing the variance of the cognitive function measurements that is explained by the function mapping to assign an attribution to the effect of physical activity on measured changes in cognitive function..
Mindstrong, Llc

Nutritional compositions comprising a lipophilic active ingredient

disclosed embodiments provide methods and compositions for improving the metabolic health of consumers. Bovine beta-casein, a major component of milk from cattle, has many genetic variants.
Abbott Laboratories

Mobile computing weight, diet, nutrition, and exercise management system with enhanced feedback and goal achieving functionality

an illustrative mobile computing device executing weight, nutrition, health, behavior and exercise application software serves as a simulated combination personal trainer and dietician/nutritionist for the user using comprehensive databases storing personalized health, nutrition and exercise information. A mobile computing device, such as a smartphone, executing such software monitors, tracks and/or adjusts caloric intake, energy expenditure taking into account nutritional information and behavioral factors.

Lactobacillus composition allowing the stimulation of human and animal juvenile growth in cases of malnutrition

the invention relates to a pharmaceutical or probiotic composition comprising at least one lactobacillus strain with intestinal tropism, especially selected from the species lactobacillus plantarum, lactobacillus fermentum and lactobacillus casei, used to stimulated juvenile growth in cases of malnutrition especially characterised by a protein deficiency. The strains can be selected from a vinegar fly model and/or a mouse model.
Centre National De La Recherche Scientifique

Dietary and nutritional compositions and methods of use

a hydrated lecithin carrier vesicle composition includes lecithin and a triglyceride source or fatty acid in conditioned water. The disclosed compositions may be used for controlling appetite, weight loss, modulating effects from alcohol consumption, and/or delivering active agents to the small intestine..
Brightside Innovations, Inc.

Nutritional composition for promoting musculoskeletal health in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (ibd)

a nutritional composition promotes musculoskeletal health in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. The nutritional composition contains casein protein, vitamin d, alpha-linolenic acid, and vitamin k in a ratio of vitamin k1:vitamin k2 between 3:1 to 1:3 and the vitamin k providing between 3.5-20 μg/100 cal of the nutritional composition.
Nestec S.a.

Improved sweetener

a low or zero calorie sweetener composition with sweetness synergy and desirable taste characteristics. The sweetener composition is suitable for use as a substitute for high calorie sugars.
Tate & Lyle Ingredients Americas Llc

Dairy compositions and making

the invention relates to a method of separating components from milk, and the apparatus used therefor. The invention also relates to compositions prepared from the separated components.
Fairlife, Llc

Dairy compositions and making

the invention relates to a method of separating components from milk and utilizing the separated components to form a fermentable composition such as yogurts. The present invention relates to nutritional milk compositions and products which are designed to include per serving size a specified percentage range of one or more components separated from milk.
Fairlife, Llc

Dairy compositions and making

the invention relates to a method of separating components from milk and utilizing the separated components to form blended dairy compositions. The present invention relates to nutritional milk compositions and products which are designed to include per serving size a specified percentage range of one or more components separated from milk.
Fairlife, Llc

Randomized weight modulation

a method of modulating an individual's weight generates a randomized daily caloric intake value based on an individual's body composition and metabolic rates and the individual's specific weight management goals, including weight loss, weight gain, or weight control and eliminates the individual's foreknowledge of future daily caloric or nutritional intake goals. Once the individual's base metabolic rate is determined, a series of categories, each having a different daily caloric intake value, is calculated to provide a range of daily caloric intake values.

Compositions and methods for improving the bioavailability of curcuminoids

turmeric contains components such as curcuminoids which are beneficial to health and nutrition. Curcuminoids, including curcumin, are poorly absorbed by the body.

Multi-phase release of sports nutrition and energy drink compositions utilizing lipid particulates

multi-phase release compositions, methods of using the compositions, and methods for manufacturing the compositions are provided. Multi-phase release compositions include ingredients useful in sports nutrition including ingredients useful in muscle building, energy output and weight loss.
Corr-jensen, Inc.

Potentiation of fixed coppers and other pesticides containing copper and supplementing plant nutrition

a pesticide composition includes at least one biologically inert carrier; and at least one ferrite or at least one doped component including at least one fixed copper compound doped with at least one compound selected from the group consisting of iron compounds, zinc compounds, magnesium compounds, calcium compounds, and combinations and/or mixtures thereof. In one embodiment, the doped component has a particle size of about 0.5 nm to about 30 microns.

Multi-level apartment type three-dimensional water tank

provided is a multi-level apartment type three-dimensional water tank, partitioned in front, rear, left and right directions in a multi-level structure and provided with a water tank sill support having an open top surface to accommodate the lower part of modular glass water tanks. The present multi-level apartment type three-dimensional water tank solves a problem such that the modular glass water tank made from glass or synthetic resin such as acryl can break due to slipping, which is caused by weak frictional force between the modular glass water tank and a bottom surface on which the modular glass water tank is provided, and facilitates the installation and separation of the three dimensional water tank and each modular glass water tank.
Republic Of Korea(national Fisheries Research And Development Institute)

International Nutrition Research Company

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System and nutrition analysis using food image recognition

the present disclosure provides a system and method for determining a nutritional value of a food item. The system and method utilizes a food container as a model to adjust various types of distortions that exists in an instant image of the food container that retains the food item.
Fitly Inc.

Compositions and methods utilizing lysophosphatidylcholine scaffolds

the invention relates to compositions and methods for utilizing lysophosphatidylcholine scaffolds. The compositions and methods can be used for lpc-mediated delivery of fatty acids and other molecules; to screen and identify fatty acid formulations for parenteral nutrition; and for live animal organ imaging, among other uses.
National University Of Singapore

Continuous process for separation of proteins

disclosed is a continuous process for separating or extracting proteins from a low grade mixture of a protein of interest, other proteins, impurities, and salts in a continuous simulated moving bed separation process. The invention provides for direct extraction of heme protein and plant protein from a crude mixture of such proteins, other proteins, impurities and salts using the chromatographic technique of simulated moving bed (smb) continuous chromatography.
Orochem Technologies, Inc.

Integrated valve assembly

an integrated valve assembly (10, 110, 210, 310, 410) is provided for pressure-responsive flow control for associated components, such as for nutritional administration to patients. The valve assembly includes a first connector element (12, 112, 212, 312, 412) and a second connector element (14, 114, 214, 314, 414), which are joined to each other, and which respectively define a first, internal flow passage (20, 120, 220, 320, 420) and a second internal flow passage (28, 128, 228, 328, 428).
Aptargroup, Inc.

Medical tube, and medical tube set

an enteral nutritional supplement tube includes: a tube body; and a plurality of grasping sections. The tube body has a flexibility and is elongated.

Recovery of avocado paste from avocado oil milling process or guacamole processing

the present invention is an innovative method, process and mechanism utilizing infrared energy for the process to dry/dehydrate an oil reduced avocado paste or an oil retained avocado paste into dried/dehydrated avocado powders, flakes, or sheets, with no compromise in the nutritional value of the end food product. The present invention is economical, preserves the original color and nutritional content, provides a continuous drying/dehydrating process for the avocado paste, achieves a food product with a long shelf life and easily transportable..
Bella Vado, Inc.

Method and system for preparing guidelines for selecting foods and other substances to establish cellular health

a method and system for selecting foods, medications and other substances that can enhance the nutrition required by cells to sustain life based on assessment of imbalances in an individual of cellular health related bodily substances required for cellular health are provided.. .

Systems and methods for performing a food tracking service for tracking consumption of food items

systems and methods are provided for performing a food tracking service for tracking consumption of one or more food items. The method comprises receiving an authentication request from a user device wherein the request includes user credentials provided by a user through a graphical user interface on the user device that receives input from the user.

Nutrition education game for children

the disclosed board game is designed to teach children basic nutrition principles in a fun-filled way. The game is designed to be played by a minimum of five players and/or teams.

Social network platform that enhances good quality food consumption

a social network system includes at least one end user device operated via a user and having a mobile application installed thereon in connection with a server having a database over a network, each of the end user device and the server having access to a web services component; the server in communication with a health professional, a restaurant, and a food retail store, wherein the server facilitates communication among the health professional, the restaurant, the food retail store, the mobile application and the web services component; the food retail store connected to a coupon generator for providing discounts and coupons; each of the mobile application and the web services component programmed to: connect the user with other users to create a social network; connect the user with the health professional to obtain personalized diet and nutrition advice; receive restaurant information from the restaurant; and receive the discounts and coupons.. .

Point-of-sale method, terminal, and computer-readable medium

there is disclosed a method, a point-of-sale terminal, and a computer-readable storage medium. The point-of-sale terminal may generate transaction information for a commercial transaction, the transaction information including customer information and purchase information.
Mobivity, Inc.

Use of a composition comprising arabic gum (ag) for improving gut impermeability

the use of a nutritional composition including arabic gum (ag) improves gut impermeability. The nutritional composition also improves conditions like abdominal pain, chronic or not, insomnia, bloating, flatulence, shortness of breath, gluten intolerance, malnutrition, muscle cramps, multiple chemical sensitivities, muscle pain, myofascial pain, mood swings, poor exercise tolerance, poor immunity, poor memory, recurrent skin rashes, brittle nails, hair loss, food allergies, constipation, diarrhea, liver dysfunction, brain fatigue, abdominal spasms, constant hunger pains, depleted appetite, irritable bowel syndrome, chemotherapy, food allergies, acne, liver dysfunction or inflammation of the bowel..
Nexira International

Nutritional supplements for the prevention and relief of muscle cramps and related methods

nutritional supplements that reduce the occurrence of and/or prevent and relieve exercise-associated muscle cramps (eamc) as well as other forms of skeletal muscle cramping are disclosed. The supplements typically comprise vitamin d3, one or more potassium compounds, creatine monohydrate and magnesium glycinate (and/or other magnesium compounds), and advantageously reduce or eliminate the acute pain, disruptions in the ability to compete, and the associated frustration and disappointment of eamc and other muscle cramps aspects of the present invention also provide methods of formulating and using such nutritional supplements for the prevention and relief of muscle cramping..

Tannin-containing gastrointestinal formulations and methods of use

tannin-containing compositions and methods of using same to enhance or maintain immune function during simplified nutrition feeding. Pharmaceutical compositions, including enteral nutrition compositions, are provided.
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Tube feed formulations and methods for using same

nutritional compositions that mimic whole foods and methods of using the nutritional compositions are provided. The nutritional compositions may include an increased number and variety of fruits and vegetables, an increased variety of macronutrient sources and an increased amount of other components that are found in whole foods.
Nestec S.a.

Hermetic closing plug for a sealed sterile vial containing medical or nutritional active substances, suitable for the sterile connection to a container of liquid diluent solution, and sterile connection system using said closing plug

a closing plug for a sealed sterile vial containing medical or nutritional active substances, which is suitable for the sterile connection to a container of liquid diluent solution. There is also described a sterile connection system between a sealed sterile vial closed by means of a plug and a tube for drawing said active substances, for mixing them with a liquid diluent solution inside a sterile container.
Paolo Gobbi Frattini S.r.l.

Management of propionate metabolism disorders

described is a nutritional formula, also referred to as a nutritional formulation, for dietary management of a propionic metabolism disorder, such as propionic acidemia.. .

Potentiation of fixed coppers and other pesticides containing copper and supplementing plant nutrition

a pesticide composition includes at least one biologically inert carrier; and at least one ferrite or at least one doped component including at least one fixed copper compound doped with at least one compound selected from the group consisting of iron compounds, zinc compounds, magnesium compounds, calcium compounds, and combinations and/or mixtures thereof. In one embodiment, the doped component has a particle size of about 0.5 nm to about 30 microns.

Carotenoid particles and uses thereof

this invention relates to the incorporation of bioactive cargo molecules into particles with carotenoids, such as lycopene. The incorporation of a cargo molecule into a carotenoid particle may for example increase the bioavailability of the cargo molecule in the bloodstream compared to other delivery systems.
Ip Science Limited

Clustoidal multilamellar soy lecithin phospholipid structures for transdermal, transmucosal, or oral delivery, improved intestinal absorption, and improved bioavailability of nutrients

clustoidal multilamellar soy lecithin phospholipid structures are provided. A process enables comprehensive and uniform encapsulation of nutritional and/or pharmaceutical ingredients in multilamellar clustoidal soy lecithin phospholipid (prodosome) capsules facilitating superior absorption of nutritionally and pharmacologically active therapeutic substances that provide benefits following absorption of the energetically enhanced electrolyte-impregnated phospholipids.

Natural supplement

a supplement including a plurality of ingredients selected from one or more of vegetables, roots, herbs, spices, legumes in combination with a water broth, the plurality of ingredients selected for a nutritional benefit. A method including combining a plurality of ingredients selected from one or more of vegetables, roots, herbs, spices, legumes with a water broth, the plurality of ingredients selected for a nutritional benefit; and simmering the combination for a time period sufficient to release nutrients from the plurality of ingredients..

Nutrition with non-viable bifidobacterium and nondigestible oligosaccharide

an infant and/or toddler nutrition comprising non-viable bifidobacterium breve and a non-digestible oligosaccharide and its use are disclosed.. .
N.v. Nutricia

Recovery beer

a process is provided for the preparation of a recovery beer or malt beverage that has enhanced nutrition in comparison to existing beer or malt beverages. The beverage comprises a beer or malt beverage that contains supplemental branch chain amino acids (bcaa).

Nutritional compositions for bees

a high-protein nutritional composition for bees including protein derived from at least two sources including corn gluten, lipid derived from at least two sources including corn gluten, and carbohydrate.. .

Nutrition system

various aspects of the disclosure include a nutrition system including: at least one computing device configured to perform the following: normalizing a list of dietary ingredients from a product ingredient listing attributable to a food item; sorting the normalized list of dietary ingredients, the sorting including assigning a weight to each of the normalized dietary ingredients according to a physical weight of the normalized dietary ingredient in the list of dietary ingredients; and providing the sorted normalized list in a visually discernable format.. .
Inrfood, Inc.

Biomass extracts and methods thereof

the invention provides novel and improved methods that allow effective capture of valuable active ingredients in biomass (e.g., ddgs) at cost-effective commercial scale. The invention also provides novel compositions of active ingredients with unique properties (e.g., nutritional values and enhanced bioavailability)..
Lakeview Nutrition Llc

Compositions and methods for enhancing brain function using acetyl-l-carnitine, huperzine a, ginkgo biloba, and vitamin b complex

a nutritional supplement composition for enhancing cognitive function includes ginkgo biloba, rhodiola, acetyl-l-carnitine and huperzine a. The ginkgo biloba, rhodiola and acetyl-l-carnitine are in a ratio a:b:c respectively such that a as the ginkgo biloba is between about 690 and 1030, b as the rhodiola is between about 1,700 and 2,600 and c as the acetyl-l-carnitine is between about 8,000 and 12,000.
Keyview Labs, Inc.

Compositions and methods for enhancing brain function using acetyl-l-carnitine, huperzine a and ginkgo biloba

a nutritional supplement composition is formulated for oral administration and enhances cognitive function. It includes huperzine a, ginkgo biloba, and acetyl-l-carnitine.
Keyview Labs, Inc.

System and production of shelf stable probiotics for animal nutrition enhancement

provided are shelf-stable probiotic compositions comprising endospores of bacillus with desirable characteristics such as acid resistance, high temperature tolerance, and high levels of phytase, α-amylase, cellulolytic and/or protease enzyme activities. Methods for their use, e.g.
The Board Of Regents For Oklahoma State University

Use of tetrahydrobiopterine derivatives in the treatment and nutrition of patients with amino acid metabolic disorders

the invention relates to the use of tetrahydrobiopterine and the derivatives thereof in the production of a medicament to improve protein tolerance for the treatment of diseases arising from an amino acid metabolic disorder, e.g. Hyperphenylalaninemia.
Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc.

Composition for brain improvement

the invention relates to the use of glutamine, preferably in the form of free amino acids, dipeptides and/or tripeptides, in the manufacture of a nutritional composition for improving exploratory behavior, memory performance, particularly spatial memory performance, and/or social interaction in an infant or toddler and/or treating or preventing impaired or decreased exploratory behavior, memory performance, particularly spatial memory performance, and/or social interaction in an infant or toddler.. .
N.v. Nutricia

Automatic constant temperature cookware utensil and combined structure with eletro-magnetic heating device

the present invention provides an automatic constant temperature cookware utensil, which includes a utensil body and a utensil bottom. A constant temperature layer is provided on an outer surface of the utensil body and/or the utensil bottom.
Tianyu Import & Export Trading Ltd.

Systems and methods to estimate nutritional needs of human and other patients

systems, techniques and methods for estimating the metabolic state or flux, e.g., the body energy state (“bes”) of a patient, are disclosed. The bes provides deep insight into the nutritional needs of the patient, thus allowing for a sort of exquisite glycemic control with regard to the patient.
Run Them Sweet Llc

Method of making microalgal-based animal foodstuff supplements, microalgal-supplemented animal foodstuffs and animal nutrition

the present invention is to a safe, biodegradable trace metal binding system that effectively delivers chromium, cobalt, copper, iron, manganese, molybdenum, selenium and zinc to animals. The method of preparing an animal foodstuff composition involves the steps of: providing transgenic algal cells comprising a nucleotide sequence, the nucleotide sequence being capable of expressing a non-native metal-binding protein in the transgenic algal cells; binding the metal-binding protein with at least one metal so as to produce a metal-bound adduct of the metal-binding protein; and admixing the metal-bound adduct with animal foodstuff.
The Ohio State University Research Foundation

Liquid enteral nutritional composition with a low monovalent metal ion content

heat-treated liquid enteral nutritional composition with a low monovalent metal ion content are provided that contain micellar casein and optionally caseinate, and in which the total amount of monovalent metal ions is less than 25 mg/g of protein. Also, heat-treated liquid enteral nutritional compositions are disclosed comprising 10 to 20 g of protein per 100 ml of the composition, in which all or a major part of said protein comprises micellar casein.
N.v. Nutricia

Compositions for improved body composition

a nutritional supplement is provided comprising alpha-lipoic acid and curcumin. The nutritional supplement may be used for reducing weight or reducing weight gain, for reducing fat or reducing fat gain, for reducing loss in lean mass or maintaining lean mass, or for reducing loss of appetite or for maintaining appetite..
Northern Innovations Holding Corp

Food matrices and methods of making and using

a method of these teachings for designing foods in order to improve the bioavailability of orally administered bioactive agents, the method including designing a food matrix, the food matrix not having bioactivity above its normal nutritional function, that increases bioavailability of a predetermined pharmaceutical or nutraceutical by at least one of facilitating the release and solubilization of bioactive agents in the predetermined pharmaceutical or nutraceutical, altering the absorption of lipophilic bioactive agents in the predetermined pharmaceutical or nutraceutical when co-ingested, or interfering with chemical transformations that occur within gastrointestinal tract (git) or after absorption; the food matrix being co-ingested with the predetermined pharmaceutical or nutraceutical or ingested at a specified time soon before or after the pharmaceutical or nutraceutical.. .
University Of Massachusetts

Protein restriction for cognitive impairment

treating a subject with cognitive impairment can include (a) administering nutrient material such that the subject has a bodily intake of protein of less than 5 grams per day during a low-protein time period of at least 4 consecutive days; (b) administering nutrition to the subject such that the subject's bodily intake of carbohydrate constitutes at least 40 percent of the subject's bodily intake of energy during the low-protein period; wherein, during a first high-protein time period that is immediately after the low-protein period and is at least 4 consecutive days, the subject receives a daily bodily intake of protein of at least 40 grams; and repeating (a) and (b).. .

Nutritional tablet

to improve the solubility and the speed of dissolution of nutritional tablets comprising protein, fat and carbohydrates, dietary fibers are included in the nutritional tablets.. .
N.v. Nutricia

High-protein food additives

both dairy and non-dairy based high protein ingredient systems that are available in either a liquid or dry powder blend. These ingredient system options have been balanced to provide a rich and creamy mouthfeel which can be easily added into a wide array of products to enhance their protein and nutritional levels without creating the sandy or gritty texture that typically forms.
Twin Cups, Llc

Gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions and nutritional systems comprising them

gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions for infants 1 to 2 months of age or up to 1 month of age wherein, the concentration of lysine is adapted based on that found in hm produced for an infant of the same gender and age, and nutritional systems comprising them.. .
Nestec S.a.

Gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions and nutritional systems comprising them

gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions for infants 4 to 8 months of age, 1 to 2 months of age, or up to 1 month of age wherein, the concentration of methionine is adapted based on that found in hm produced for an infant of the same gender and age, and nutritional systems comprising them.. .
Nestec S.a.

High-protein food additives

both dairy and non-dairy based high protein ingredient systems that are available in either a liquid or dry powder blend. These ingredient system options have been balanced to provide a rich and creamy mouthfeel which can be easily added into a wide array of products to enhance their protein and nutritional levels without creating the sandy or gritty texture that typically forms.
Twin Cups, Llc

Ingredient based nutritional information

nutritional information of a recipe is gathered to determine a nutritional value table of a food recipe. A computing device may extract and analyze unstructured text of a food recipe to obtain a plurality of ingredients and a quantity of the plurality of ingredients.
International Business Machines Corporation

Ingredient based nutritional information

nutritional information of a recipe is gathered to determine a nutritional value table of a food recipe. A computing device may extract and analyze unstructured text of a food recipe to obtain a plurality of ingredients and a quantity of the plurality of ingredients.
International Business Machines Corporation

Compositions and methods for controling carbohydrate and fat metabolism

this composition is particularly useful as a nutritional product or health product for preventing and/or combating carbohydrate and/or fat metabolism disorders in humans and animals.. .

Nutritional compositions

in some aspects, the disclosure relates to compositions useful for the dietary management of inborn errors of metabolism (e.g., pku, msud, hcu, iva, and mma/pa). In some embodiments, the disclosure provides a composition comprising a protein source, a fat source, a carbohydrate source, at least one vitamin, and at least one mineral, wherein the protein source comprises at least six free amino acids.
Cambrooke Therapeutics, Inc.

Methods, compositions, and devices for supplying dietary fatty acid needs

nutritional formulas comprising long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (lc-pufas) are provided, along with methods and devices for preparing and/or administering nutritional formulas. In some embodiments, a percentage of the lc-pufas in the nutritional formula are in the form of monoglycerides and/or free fatty acids.
Alcresta Therapeutics, Inc.

Gastrointestinal tract bypass devices

devices and methods can be used for the endoscopic treatment of conditions such as obesity and metabolic diseases. For example, this document provides devices and methods for bypassing portions of the gastrointestinal tract to reduce nutritional uptake.
Mayo Foundation For Medical Educationand Research

Cereal-based infant nutrition with fibre

cereal-based semi-liquid and/or semi-solid compositions suitable for supporting the transition period wherein the infant changes from a diet consisting of breast milk or liquid infant formula to solid adult foods, comprising uronic acid carbohydrates with a degree of polymerisation (dp) between 10 and 300 and also uses thereof are disclosed.. .
N.v. Nutricia

Gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions and nutritional systems comprising them

gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions for infants up to 1 month of age wherein, the caseins content is adapted based on that found in hm produced for an infant of the same gender and age, and nutritional systems comprising them.. .
Nestec S.a.

Gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions and nutritional systems comprising them

gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions for infants of up to 2 months of age wherein, the concentration of alpha-lactalbumin is adapted based on that found in hm produced for an infant of the same gender and age, and nutritional systems comprising them.. .
Nestec S.a.

Gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions and nutritional systems comprising them

gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions for female or male infants of 1 to 2 months of age wherein, the concentration of arginine is adapted based on that found in hm produced for an infant of the same gender and age, and nutritional systems comprising them.. .
Nestec S.a.

Gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions and nutritional systems comprising them

gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions for infants up to 1 month of age, wherein the leucine and/or threonine and/or tyrosine content is adapted based on that found in hm produced for an infant of the same gender and age, and nutritional systems comprising them.. .
Nestec S.a.

Sweetener

a low calorie sweetener composition with sweetness synergy, providing a reduction in off-taste and a desirable temporal profile. The sweetener composition is suitable for use as a substitute for high calorie sugars.
Tate & Lyle Ingredients Americas Llc

Nanosized carotenoid cyclodextrin complexes

methods for the preparation of nanosized nutrient formulations for enhanced absorption of nutritional agents. The methods include the complexation of cyclodextrin with carotenoids and incorporation of the complexes into the nutritional supplements without intermediate collection, isolation, and drying steps..
Nse Products, Inc.

Methods for modulating kinases

a method for modulating a kinase by administering to a subject a nutritional composition comprising extensively hydrolyzed casein, extensively hydrolyzed casein fractions, or combinations thereof. A modulated kinase may be a kinase that regulates inflammatory signaling, immune tolerance, metabolic signaling, cell cycle and growth factor signaling.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Methods for enhancing mucosal innate immune responses to and/or detection of pathogens using human milk oligosaccharides

a method for enhancing an individual's mucosal innate immune response to pathogens is disclosed. The method includes a step of administering a nutritional composition to the individual.
Abbott Laboratories

Nutritional supplement and administering the same

a nutritional supplement that improves energy levels in a human being and a method of administering the same to provide enhanced energy is described. The nutritional supplement comprises fat, caffeine, vitamins and minerals enveloped and surrounded in an edible protective coating.
Nrg Innovations Llc

Capsule, beverage production machine and system for the preparation of a nutritional product

a capsule has an inlet face c formed by a circular section and a bulge section extending from the circular section so that the inlet face c is not symmetric in rotation. The capsule further has an optically readable code on a side wall of a cup-shaped body of the capsule opposite the bulge section.
Nestec S.a.

Gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions and nutritional systems comprising them

gender specific synthetic nutritional compositions for infants up to 1 month of age wherein, the lactoferrin and/or serum albumin content is adapted based on that found in hm produced for an infant of the same gender and age, and nutritional systems comprising them.. .
Nestec S.a.

Array of age-tailored nutritional formula with probiotics

the present invention relates to nutritional compositions which are specifically designed to address the needs of infants and young children of at least 2 years of age. In particular, the invention provides a set of nutritional compositions for infants and young children, each nutritional composition having varying probiotic content.
Nestec S.a.

Nutritionally and botanically enhanced microbial/bacterial biomass

the present invention is an improved probiotic nutritional supplement, in unit dosage form for animal or human consumption, and a method of preparing it. Any of the nutritionally appropriate bacteria, such as but not limited to bacillus subtilis, are cultured in connection with novel, enhanced-nutrition media and, in many cases, the enhanced-nutrition media is retained in the end product after fermentation.
Functional Fungi, Llc

Bacillus sp. strain with imporived productivity of fermented soybean meal and producin fermented soybean meal using the same

the present invention relates to a bacillus amyloliquefaciens k2g strain, which is excellent in removal of anti-nutritional factors and in protease activity, and shows excellent antimicrobial activity against pathogens and reduced productivity of viscous substances, a method for producing a fermented soybean meal using the strain, a fermented soybean meal produced therefrom, and a feed composition including the same. The fermented soybean meal prepared by bacillus amyloliquefaciens k2g strain according to the present invention has few anti-nutritional factors such as trypsin inhibitors, soybean oligosaccharides, and polysaccharides, a high content of crude proteins, and high protein solubility, and also consists of small-sized peptides digestible by livestock due to low-molecularization, thereby being effectively used as a high-quality vegetable protein feed having excellent absorption rate and feed efficiency..
Cj Cheiljedang Corporation

Protein rich food ingredient from biomass and methods of preparation

the present invention provides a protein material and food ingredient from a sustainable and stable source. The sustainable and stable source of the food or food ingredient is biomass, for example an algal or microbial biomass.
Synthetic Genomics, Inc.

Pepper plants and fruits with improved nutritional value

the present invention concerns capsicum annuum plants producing pepper fruits, exhibiting new physicochemical characteristics of the pepper fruit in relation with chlorophyll a & b, lutein as well as violaxanthin. The pepper fruits of the plants according to the present invention also exhibit a characteristic extreme dark green color at immature stage which color is linked to the content in pigment of the said fruit.
Syngenta Participations Ag

Grove guard

a composition of matter having a powderized and or tablet form that can also be dissolved in water solution having the following component compounds adding to a unitary total in ranges of: sodium lauryl sulfate; citric acid; sodium bicarbonate; carnauba wax. The composition has several embodiments indicating various ranges for the compounds therein.

Compositions containing very long chain saturated fatty acids and methods of use

a fatty acid composition comprising at least one purified very long chain saturated fatty acid (vlc-sfa) having a chain length in a range of from about 28 carbons to about 40 carbons which is conjugated to a carrier molecule, forming a vlc-sfa-carrier conjugate. Nutritional supplements containing the fatty acid compositions, and methods of producing and using the fatty acid compositions, are also disclosed..
The Board Of Regents Of The University Of Oklahoma

Nutritional composition

a nutritional composition having a total energy content of 67 kcal/100 ml or lower and including: a protein content which is 1.25 g/100 ml or lower, an energy content from protein of 7.2-8.4% of the total energy content of the nutritional composition, an energy content from fat which is at least 49% or more of the total energy content of the nutritional composition, a medium chain fatty acid content comprising 8 to 10 carbons which is less than 3 wt % of total amount of fatty acids, a sialic acid content of 10-25 mg/100 ml, a cholesterol content of 5-10 mg/100 ml, and a sphingomyelin content of 9-15 mg/100 ml is disclosed.. .
Hero Ag

Method for producing an animal feed and use thereof

the present invention relates to a process for producing an animal feed which comprises the use of emulsifiers in association or in admixture with vegetable oleins and glycols. Furthermore, the present invention relates to a feed obtained with said process having improved physical properties and technical production characteristics.
Sevecom S.p.a.

Process for the manufacture of a product from a plant material

a process for the manufacture of a product from a plant material comprising the steps of providing a disrupted plant material comprising <10% (w/w) starch and <10% (w/w) oil/lipids; adjusting the ph of the disrupted plant material to a value of ph 3.5 or below to provide an acidic suspension; heating the acidic suspension to a temperature in the range of about 50° c. To about 80° c.; isolating the product from the heated, acidic suspension.
Kobenhavns Universitet

Conditioner with sensors for nutritional substances

nutritional substance systems and methods are disclosed enabling the tracking and communication of changes in nutritional, organoleptic, and aesthetic values of nutritional substances, and further enabling the adaptive storage and adaptive conditioning of nutritional substances.. .

Method of simultaneously analyzing amount of nutritional component in various foods having different physicochemical properties and compositions by near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy

a method is for simultaneously analyzing nutritional component content in a plurality of various foods or agricultural sources having different ingredients and forms, that is, different physicochemical properties and compositions distributed in korea by near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy. In particular, a method is for rapidly and accurately measuring nutritional component content in a plurality of various foods or agricultural sources having different ingredients and forms, that is, different physicochemical properties and compositions distributed in korea by near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy..
Knu-industry Cooperation Foundation

Nutritional compositions containing phosphatidylethanolamine, sphingomyelin and docosahexaenoic acid

the present disclosure provides a composition and method for promoting functional neuronal development in pediatric subjects. The composition comprises in some embodiments up to about 7 g/100 kcal of a fat or lipid source; up to about 5 g/100 kcal of a protein source; about 3 mg/100 kcal to about 50 mg/100 kcal of phosphatidylethanolamine; about 0.15 mg/100 kcal to about 75 mg/100 kcal of sphingomyelin; and about 5 mg/100 kcal to about 75 mg/100 kcal of docosahexaenoic acid.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Nutritional compositions and methods for promoting cognitive development

a method for enhancing cognitive development in a pediatric subject involving administering to the subject a nutritional composition which includes up to 7 g/100 kcal of a fat or lipid; up to 5 g/100 kcal of a protein or protein equivalent source; 0.25 g/100 kcal to 16 g/100 kcal of buttermilk; 5 mg/100 kcal to 90 mg/100 kcal of a source of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid; and 0.015 g/100 kcal to 1.5 g/100 kcal of a prebiotic.. .
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Nutritional compositions and methods for promoting cognitive development

a method for enhancing cognitive development in a pediatric subject involving administering to the subject a nutritional composition which includes up to 7 g/100 kcal of a fat or lipid; up to 5 g/100 kcal of a protein or protein equivalent source; 0.06 g/100 kcal to 1.5 g/100 kcal of an enriched milk product; 5 mg/100 kcal to 90 mg/100 kcal of a source of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid; and 0.015 g/100 kcal to 1.5 g/100 kcal of a prebiotic.. .
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Use of bacterial amylases in feed for poultry

the present invention relates to methods and uses of at least one bacterial amylase in poultry feed to improve the nutritional value of the feed. The invention also relates to poultry feed and poultry feed additives comprising at least one bacterial amylase and at least one vitamin and/or mineral which improve the nutritional value of the feed..
Dsm Ip Assets B.v.

Lesaffre Et Compagnie

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Stabilizing composition for biological materials

dry stabilizing compositions for bioactive materials include sugars and hydrolyzed proteins, and may be formed into tablets or other forms providing enhanced stability for the bioactive material. Compositions containing the bioactive materials may be produced by a method that includes (a) combining the bioactive material with other ingredients in an aqueous solvent to form a viscous slurry; (b) snap-freezing the slurry in liquid nitrogen to form solid frozen particles, beads, droplets or strings; (c) primary drying by water removal under vacuum of the product of step (b) while maintaining it at a temperature above its freezing temperature; and (d) secondary drying of the product of step (c) at maximum vacuum and a temperature of 20° c.
Advanced Bionutrition Corporation

Milk-based protein hydrolysates and infant formulae and nutritional compositions made thereof

a composition including protein hydrolysates derived from milk is obtained by the treatment of enzymes derived from microorganisms. A trypsin-like enzyme and a chymotrypsin-like enzyme are used.
Nestec S.a.

Nutritional compositions for reducing intestinal pathogens

the present disclosure relates to nutritional compositions containing a fiber blend that includes soluble fibers that are fructo-oligosaccharide (fos), acacia gum and inulin and also includes insoluble fibers that are outer pea fibers. In an embodiment, the fiber blend includes about 50% soluble fibers and about 50% insoluble fibers, and the soluble fibers are fos in an amount of about 41% by weight of the soluble fibers, acacia gum in an amount of about 41% by weight of the soluble fibers, and inulin in an amount of about 18% by weight of the soluble fibers.
Nestec S.a.

Nutritional composition to reduce metabolic stress in infants

the present invention relates to a nutritional composition comprising an oligosaccharide mixture, said oligosaccharide mixture comprising at least one n-acetylated oligosaccharide, one galacto-oligosaccharide and one sialylated oligosaccharide for use in reducing the metabolic stress in an infant in the first twelve months of life and/or decreasing gut permeability in an infant in the first twelve months of life and/or promoting a rate of growth in an infant fed with said nutritional composition in the first twelve months of life which approximates to the rate of growth of a breast-fed infant at the same age.. .
Nestec S.a.

A composition of matter and use for a nutritional supplement

disclosed is a composition of matter and method of use for a nutritional supplement having at least thee components. A first component being one or more vitamins, wherein at least one of the one or more vitamins is vitamin b, wherein at least one of the one or more vitamins is vitamin d, and wherein at least one of the one or more vitamins is vitamin a.

Nutritional compositions with phospholipids

the present invention relates to a nutritional composition such as an infant formula comprising phospholipids in an amount of at least 300 mg/l. Bioactive compounds may preferably be added to the nutritional composition.
Nestec S.a.

Age-tailored nutritional compositions with a varying protein content

the present invention relates to an age-tailored nutritional composition system comprising at least one nutritional composition a that is administered to an infant from birth and until 3-6 months of life of said infant, at least one nutritional composition b that is administered to an infant from 3-6 months and until 1 year of life of said infant, at least one nutritional composition c that is administered after the first year of life of the young child, and wherein the amount of protein of the different nutritional compositions a, b, c decreases with the sequence of administration. The present invention furthermore relates to the uses of said nutritional composition system..
Nestec S.a.

Methods for increasing the clarity and refreshing attributes and reducing the bitterness and astringency of green tea

methods for modulating the bitterness and astringency of green tea, and nutritional products having a green tea with reduced bitterness and astringency, are provided. In a general embodiment, the methods comprise performing microfiltration on green tea extract to form a microfiltration retentate and a microfiltration permeate; performing at least one of ultrafiltration or reduced temperature fractionation on the microfiltration permeate; and using the ultrafiltration permeate from the ultrafiltration or the supernatant from the reduced temperature fractionation to make a green tea product.
Nestec S.a.