Posts tagged with ‘krill oil’

  • Aker BioMarine, Lipogen Come Together To Develop Phospholipids Formula

    Aker BioMarine, an integrated biotechnology company positioned to create value from krill harvesting and processing and Lipogen, a producer of the functional cognitive ingredient phosphatidylserine (PS), have joined forces to develop a phospholipids formula for cognitive health. Aker BioMarine and Lipogen said that the target formula is a matrix of Lipogen PS phosphatidylserine produced from Aker BioMarine’s pure Superba Krill […]
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  • Aker BioMarine signs first agreement for Superba Krill in Asia

    Aker BioMarine has signed a distributor agreement with Compson Trade Co., Ltd for the Taiwanese market. This is the first step into the Asian market for Superba Krill and a milestone for Aker BioMarine. “We are proud to work with a company like Compson Trade, and they have so far impressed us with their ambitions, dedication and high level of […]
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  • Norwegian Aker agrees to expand loan to Aker BioMarine by NOK 20 million

    Norwegian biotechnology company Aker BioMarine ASA (OSL: AKBM) said it agreed today with its main owner, industrial holding Aker ASA (OSL:AKER), to expand the short-term loan from it with NOK20m. In September 2009, Aker BioMarine said it will borrow up to NOK90m from Aker. The company would initially get a loan of up to NOK50m and the remainder would be […]
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  • Marine Biotechnology Company is Fastest Growing Small Business in Nutraceutical Industry with Krill Oil

    Krill oil manufacturer Azantis Inc. received the 2009 Growth Award from the industry leading Nutrition Business Journal and The NBJ Summit. Azantis grew its 2009 sales more than 300 percent in a highly competitive market. Azantis received the 2009 Growth Award in the category Small Companies: Revenues Under $10 Million. More info
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  • Aker BioMarine awarded public grant for research on krill oil

    Aker BioMarine has been awarded a three-year NOK 8 million research grant from the Research Council of Norway’s Food Programme. The biotechnology company will use the funds to continue its ambitious documentation program on Superba™ Krill products. Aker BioMarine was one of five receivers out of an application pool of 37 companies. The research grant allows us to further intensify […]
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  • New Patent for Chemical-Free Krill Oil Extraction

    Tharos, a Chile-based consultancy firm,  has developed a new patent for krill oil extraction. The chemical-free process relates to a processing layout for obtaining krill oil with  DHA and EPA in the phospholipids fraction, with astaxanthin and neutral lipids, used for human health applications, and a byproduct of the process being a low fat content krill meal. More info
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  • Aker BioMarine to be exclusive supplier of company’s Superba™ Krill Oil to Schiff Nutrition International

    The biotechnology company Aker BioMarine has signed an agreement to be the exclusive supplier of the company’s Superba™ Krill Oil dietary supplement to the market leader Schiff Nutrition International. The agreement is a major breakthrough for Aker BioMarine in the US market. More info
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  • Solid start in USA for Superba Krill

    The biotechnology company Aker BioMarine shipped 15 metric tons (MT) of Superba Krill to the US market in the second quarter of 2009. Of this tonnage, 4.8 MT were sales recorded in the second quarter. ”The shipment is a key milestone. An additional 16 MT will be ready for delivery this August,” says Hallvard Muri, Aker BioMarine President and CEO. […]
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  • Superba Krill Oil found to be better than fish oil

    The nutraceutical Superba Krill Oil, rich in omega-3 phospholipids, gives substantially more reduction of fat in the heart and the liver than omega-3 from fish oil. This is demonstrated in a new preclinical study performed for the biotechnological company Aker BioMarine. The study has been performed by internationally acknowledged research groups in Italy. Under supervision by dr. Sebastiano Banni and […]
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  • Krill omega-3 wins EU Novel Foods approval

    Neptune Technologies & Bioresources, has overcome a significant regulatory hurdle by gaining a hard-to-come-by Novel Foods approval for its proprietary, patented extract of the omega-3 rich, micro-sized marine creature. It also gained EU PARNUTS (foods for particular nutritional uses) approval which, combined with the Novel Foods go-ahead, means Neptune’s NKO ingredient can be formulated into: Dietary Supplements Functional Foods Diet […]
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