New Allergy, Inflammation Studies Focus of Embria Health Sciences Supplyside West Vendorworks

Embria(R) Health Sciences, manufacturer of the all-natural, immune-balancing supplement EpiCor, announced today its vice president of scientific affairs, Larry Robinson, Ph.D., will present, "Science Update: New Studies Prove Embria's EpiCor Supports Immune Balance,"
at the SupplySide West trade show on Thursday, October 23 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall of the Venetian and Sands Expo, Las Vegas.

Attendees will hear results from this year's peer-reviewed published studies and in-progress clinical trials surrounding EpiCor's impact on the following health issues:
--Upper respiratory tract infections;
--Mucosal immune protection; and
--Seasonal environmental allergies.

Dr. Robinson has more than 25 years of experience in the nutraceutical, pharmaceutical and food ingredient industries, with additional expertise in microbiology, fermentation, enzymology, biotechnology and business development. He earned a bachelor's degree with double majors in biology and psychology, a master's degree in microbiology with a minor in biochemistry from Auburn University and a Ph.D. in microbiology from Rutgers University, followed by post- doctoral studies at the University of Minnesota.

EpiCor is an all-natural, high-metabolite immunogen designed to balance the human immune system. Developed upon the discovery of factory workers'
unusually low sick rates, this dried, complex fermentation product is derived from a proprietary process, which produces beneficial metabolites containing, vitamins, minerals, amino acids and antioxidants. Clinical trials with EpiCor have been published in Urologic Nursing and The Open Nutrition Journal.

About Embria Health Sciences:
Embria Health Sciences ( combines science and nature to bring high-quality, research-based natural ingredients to the global human nutrition market. Embria's key product is manufactured using a proprietary technology, which produces vital metabolites that deliver nutritional benefits and support increased bioavailability. Embria holds Nutrition Business Journal awards for its achievements in business and the selenium ingredient, eXselen(R).

About SupplySide West:
The SupplySide West trade show is dedicated to bringing together manufacturers and suppliers in the dietary supplement, food, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries. The event provides a unique opportunity for an executive-level exchange of ideas, goods and services not available through any other business-to-business event.
SupplySide West offers three days of informative seminars and exhibitions tailored to the specific needs of supply chain executives.
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