Shanghai-based TSI Group's CEO Joe Zhou has stated that their non-shellfish derived GlucosaGreen Glucosamine products will not be subject to the UK Food Standard Agency's new policy, which regulates importation of animal-derived glucosamine a… Read More »
Ethical Naturals Inc. (ENI), San Anselmo, CA, has been granted a U.S. patent for its method of testing and identifying the unique markers that differentiate between shellfish and vegetable based glucosamine. This new analytical technique is hugely si… Read More »
Jamieson Laboratories, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, has released Collagen Glucosamine Complex, a once-a-day joint-support dietary supplement that contains 40 mg of UC-II undenatured type II collagen.… Read More »
Indication: Joint pain/joint space narrowing
Source: BMJ, September 16, 2010;341:c4675.
Research: Researchers conducted a meta-analysis to determine the effect of glucosamine, chondroitin… Read More »
Indication: Osteoarthritis (OA)
Source: Arthritis Res Ther, February 12, 2010;12(1):R25.
Research: Thirty-six low active participants (aged 42 to 73 years) were provided with 1500 mg glucosamine sulfate per day for 6 wee… Read More »
Indication: Osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee
Source: NEJM, February 23, 2006;354:795-808.
Research: The Glucosamine/Chondroitin Arthritis Intervention (GAIT) study involved nearly 1600 OA patients, who were given a placebo or daily doses of 1500… Read More »