During an education session at the SupplyExpo tradeshow, held in conjunction with Natural Products Expo West, OVOS Natural Health will present VIVIMIND™, a new dietary supplement that protects memory function, backed by 15 years of research and clinical testing in more than 2,000 individuals*. Denis Garceau, Ph.D., OVOS Natural Health’s Chief Science Officer will present “VIVIMIND™: A New Generation of Memory Protection” on Friday, March 6, from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. in room 207C at the Anaheim Convention Center.
During his presentation, Dr. Garceau will highlight the research supporting VIVIMIND™’s neuroprotective effects which include sustaining brain cell health, protecting brain structures associated with memory and learning, maintaining verbal skills and comprehension ability, and supporting planning and execution skills*. VIVIMIND™, based on the naturally occurring ingredient, homotaurine (found in seaweed) is supported by a comprehensive research portfolio validating its safety, tolerability and efficacy profiles in protecting memory function*.
“VIVIMIND™ has received scientific support and has been embraced by consumers in the Canadian market since its launch in September 2008,” noted Jim Stitley, General Manager, U.S. Commercial Operations for OVOS Natural Health. “We are pleased to inform Nutracon, Expo West and SupplyExpo attendees about this new cognitive dietary supplement VIVIMIND™ that will be launched soon in the U.S., pending approval.”
In order to build awareness, OVOS Natural Health will be showcasing VIVIMIND™ at booth #2696 on the Natural Products Expo West show floor and will have a tabletop with product literature at Nutracon, to be held March 4 – 5 at the Anaheim Hilton. The company is also a Gold sponsor of the SupplyExpo show.
About Speaker Denis Garceau
Dr. Denis Garceau directs OVOS Natural Health’s product development program from toxicology to clinical evaluation through regulatory compliance of new products. He holds a Ph.D. in Pharmacology from the Université de Montréal, and is currently a guest lecturer for the faculty of Pharmacy of Université de Montréal and Université Laval. Dr. Garceau is also Senior Vice President, Drug Development at BELLUS Health Inc., and is a member of the board of directors for Virochem Pharma Inc. and BELLUS Health (Innodia) Inc.
About OVOS Natural Health
OVOS Natural Health Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of BELLUS Health Inc., is an international natural health company devoted to the commercialization of brands that are made with quality ingredients under Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) standards. OVOS Natural Health draws on a team of world-renowned clinical and scientific investigators leveraging more than 15 years of research and development experience from BELLUS Health. VIVIMIND™, a new dietary supplement that protects memory function is currently available in the Canadian market and in certain other markets via the Internet*. For more information on OVOS Natural Health and VIVIMIND™, please visit www.ovos.com.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.