nutraceuticals


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nutraceuticals

[noo′träsoo′tĭkalz]
1 functional foods.
2 foods thought to have a beneficial effect on human health.
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The robust healthcare development demonstrated across emerging economies of the region and increasing disposable income of people will accelerate the nutraceuticals market, the research firm said.
Assessing the various factors driving market growth, FMI analyst said, "Advancements in product offering is fuelling the demand for nutraceuticals for application in a wide range of products such as medicines and food & beverages.
This has provided an important impetus to the global nutraceuticals industry, which is experiencing an increasing shift towards the healthy food and beverages, visible across several nations.
LTS Nutraceuticals did not disclose how much it had paid for Biocalth International Inc, Giantceuticals Inc and HerbSource Enterprises Inc.
Even though 18% is the apparent figure, the latent market for nutraceuticals in India could be two to four times the existing market, with nearly 148 million potential customers, according to a recent report, "Nutraceuticals - Critical Supplements for Building a Healthy India" by the industry research firm Ernst & Young and the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry.
One team is studying horticulturally triggered variations in several citrus compounds that are regarded as potential nutraceuticals because they've inhibited cancers in laboratory animals.
Food and pharmaceutical companies are rushing to satisfy the public's appetite by forming partnerships to market nutraceuticals to baby boomers who made low-fat, low-cal foods such a success.
However, nutraceuticals have captured the attention of many segments of industrialized society - health-conscious consumers, food manufacturers, food ingredient suppliers, pharmaceutical manufacturers, healthcare professionals, nutrition researchers, academics and regulators.
Encapsulation Technologies and Delivery Systems for Food Ingredients and Nutraceuticals provides a comprehensive guide to current and emerging techniques.
ClickPress, Mon May 25 2015] North America Nutraceuticals Market By Type(Prebiotics, Probiotics, Amino acids peptides & Proteins, Fibres & Specialty Carbohydrates, Vitamins, Minerals, Carotenoids & Antioxidants, Phytochemicals & Plant extracts), By application and By Geography - Trends and Forecast upto 2019
com)-- In the year 2012 the Indian nutraceuticals market accounted for only about 1% of the global nutraceuticals market.