COPPELL, Texas, Feb 27, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mannatech, Inc. (Nasdaq:MTEX) announced today that it has changed the name of its Glyco Science Nutrition Site from www.glycoscience.com to www.glycoscience.org.
"It is appropriate that our website reflect the .org ending," said Mannatech's Senior Vice President of Research and Develop Administration, Eileen Vennum. "This is a special brand that is respected as the home for not-for-profit and noncommercial endeavors, causes and issues."
About Glyco Science Nutrition Site
The Glyco Science Nutrition site is designed to provide information on nutritional saccharides -- glyconutritionals -- that form the scientific underpinnings for Mannatech's(TM) U.S. product line to U.S. health professionals interested in learning more about the safety and effectiveness of nutritional supplementation for their patients. Sections are also written for U.S. non-health professionals who want to know more about personal choices they can make to affect their health and the health of their families. Finally, for research scientists, the site consolidates much of the published research concerning the role of nutritional saccharides in health. This growing body of knowledge comes from all over the world and spans many scientific disciplines. The site is educational in nature and is not designed for use in product promotion. The information is not intended to substitute for a doctor's care or for proven therapy.
Based in Coppell, Texas, Mannatech, Inc. is a wellness solutions provider that develops innovative, high quality, proprietary nutritional supplements, topical products and weight management products, which are sold through a global network marketing system throughout the United States and the international markets of Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Japan and New Zealand.
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