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NutraIngredients-USA Global Round-up: Blackmores, e-Commerce in China, Carbiotix, and more

It’s a global industry, but it’s not always easy keeping up with everything that’s happening around the world that could impact the US dietary supplements industry. The answer? Our new weekly round-up of key news from across the globe.

Sep 4, 2018

Carbiotix closes €450,000 pre-seed financing – looks to seed in 2019

Swedish personalised prebiotic start-up Carbiotix has closed a second pre-seed financing round of €450,000 as it looks to expend marketing globally, and eyes a full seed round next year to push its agenda in microbiome therapeutics.

Aug 29, 2018

Personalized Digestive-Health Supplement Subscription Service Boosts Fiber, Improves Users’ Gut Health, Company Says

A personalized prebiotic subscription service called PersonalGut (Carbiotix; Lund, Sweden) may help improve users’ overall gut health by training gut bacteria to consume more prebiotic fiber. According to data from Carbiotix, nearly 100% of PersonalGut users reported improved gut health after four months of using the service; as many as 60% of users achieved “optimal gut health” during that period.

Jun 20, 2018

Personalised prebiotic start-up Carbiotix shows early promise in modulating gut bacteria

Early indications from its first six months of service suggest the company’s personalised gut testing and postal prebiotic service achieved almost 100% effectiveness in improving gut health, says Carbiotix.

Jun 8, 2018

High-fibre diet may help reduce diabetics' blood sugar levels

Dietary fibre could help to promote gut bacteria that help control their blood-sugar, according to a new study in Science.

Mar 14, 2018

Carbiotix launches world's lowest cost microbiome test

A new low-cost microbiome testing service — priced at between €9 and €19 per month — will make monthly microbiome insights possible for the mass market consumer, said Carbiotix CEO Kristofer Cook as he announced the service as part of his talk at the IPA World Congress + Probiota 2018 last week.

Feb 14, 2018

Prebiotic trailblazer: World's first personalised gut health supplement talks innovation and 'filling the fibre gap'

Swedish start-up Carbiotix says its focus on personalised feedback and dosing at a competitive price point will help consumers to fill the 'fibre gap' in a meaningful and easy way. And with long-term plans to allocate profits to food fortification programmes for those who cannot afford supplements, those behind the company say they want everyone to feel the benefits of prebiotics.

Jan 25, 2018

Personalized Soluble Fiber Supplement Launches in Sweden

Carbiotix is an award-winning biotechnology group based in Lund, Sweden. This week they are launching the world's first personalized soluble ...

Nov 20, 2017