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CROs in the driving seat when outlining research direction

The view at Vitafoods suggested CROs’ role was transitioning from a traditional support role to one that was setting the research agenda. ©iStock/shironosov

The need for robust research to validate health claims for a food ingredient has never been in doubt.  But with regulations becoming ever more stringent the role of Contract Research Organisations (CROs) appears to be changing. 

Probiota Americas built around cutting edge research

Probiota Americas built around cutting edge research

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Responsible fishing: Sustainably sourcing the marine’s treasure trove

Investment Insights: Israeli microbiome firm BiomX set for €24 million capital

Investment Insights: Israeli microbiome firm BiomX set for €24 million capital

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Rabobank launches investment initiative to promote innovation

L-R: Will Chu (Chair), Jens Bleiel, Steffi Dudek, Nigel Baldwin and Steve French at Vitafoods in Geneva.

Infant nutrition: The business of ‘selling sleep’ and ‘peace of mind’

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Science, not body image marketing, should drive sports nutrition, expert says

Sport nutrition in the mainstream: Manufacturers are launching more products for active consumers in mainstream food categories.

Sports nutrition scoring in the mainstream: The latest trends driving the sector’s growth

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Personalised nutrition: Cost and lack of experts slowing uptake in Asia Pacific

Winners revealed: Find out who won out at the NutraIngredients Awards 2017!

Winners revealed: Find out who won out at the NutraIngredients Awards 2017!

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