Brian J. Day, PhD added to Setria Glutathione Workshop at Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine in Las Vegas

Eleven dietary supplement companies will also participate in the workshop offering clinically relevant glutathione science.

(NEW YORK, NY) December 8, 2009 – Brian J. Day, Basic Sciences section head and professor of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences at National Jewish Health in Denver, CO has been added as a featured speaker at the Setria® Glutathione Workshop at the Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging Medicine in Las Vegas.

Kyowa Hakko USA is sponsoring the special glutathione workshop entitled, Absorption of Oral Glutathione and Implications for Human Health, Thursday, December 10, 6-8 p.m. in the South Pacific Ballroom I at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Convention Center. To RSVP for the free Kyowa Hakko workshop email [email protected].

Held in conjunction with the A4M conference running concurrently from December 9-12, the workshop will feature presentations on clinically relevant glutathione science from PhDs currently researching glutathione and three practicing MD’s who will discuss the use of its application in clinical practice.

The panel of speakers will be moderated by Toshi Kamiya, PhD, vice president and chief science officer for Kyowa Hakko USA.

Eleven Kyowa customers using Setria® Glutathione in their product formulations will also participate in the workshop. Those companies include Life Extension, Montiff, Healthy Origins, Vita Cost, Doctor’s Best, Jarrow, GNC, Country Life, Bionutragen/Holistic Health International, Ecological Formulas, and Swanson Health Products. Setria® products can be found on the Web site.

According to Karen Todd, RD, CISSN, CSCS, “Kyowa Hakko is taking the lead to educate healthcare professionals and ultimately consumers on the importance of glutathione,” said Todd. “Kyowa Hakko researchers worldwide have devoted many years of research to this valuable ingredient.”

Kyowa Hakko USA distributes Setria® Glutathione, a natural and pure source of L-glutathione produced by Kyowa Hakko Bio.

For more information about A4M workshop participation call 212.319.5353. For Setria® information visit or the Kyowa Hakko corporate web site at

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