The Spanish biotech company AB-Biotics has been granted a patent by the European Patent Office (EPO), which protects the composition of its cholesterol-lowering probiotic, AB-Life.
Filed on September 28, 2010, the patent (EP2485743) protects c… Read More »
Probiotics are beneficial bacteria (sometimes referred to as "friendly germs") that help to maintain the health of the intestinal tract and aid in digestion. They also help keep potentially harmful organisms in the gut (harmful bacteria and… Read More »
A new report from MarketsandMarkets has valued the global probiotic market at $24.2 billion in 2011. The analysis predicted 6.8% growth from 2012 to 2017. In 2011, Asia-Pacific led the global market with 40% share, followed by Europe and North Americ… Read More »