Embria(R) Health Sciences' VP of Scientific Affairs to Provide EpiCor(R) Research Update at SupplySide West

ANKENY, Iowa, October 18, 2007 --- Embria(R) Health Sciences, a raw material manufacturer of science-backed natural ingredients for the human nutrition market, announced today it will host the VendorWorks presentation, "EpiCor(R) Science Update: Promoting Health with a Balanced Immune System," at the SupplySide West trade show at the Venetian and Sands Expo in Las Vegas. On Wednesday, November 7 from 10:30 to 11:20 a.m. in seminar room #18073, Larry Robinson, Ph.D., vice president of scientific affairs for Embria Health Sciences, will discuss how the findings from recent in vitro and human clinical studies on EpiCor, an all-natural high-metabolite immune health ingredient, further validate the scientific concept of balanced immune response.

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.

About Embria Health Sciences:
Embria Health Sciences (www.embriahealth.com) combines science and nature to bring high-quality, research-based natural ingredients to the global human nutrition market. Embria's key products are 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).
Last year, Embria launched the all-natural high-metabolite immune health ingredient EpiCor.

About SupplySide West:
Celebrating its 10-year anniversary this year, 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. For more information visit www.supplysideshow.com.

For more information on Embria's presentation, contact Amanda Holty at [email protected] or visit the Embria Health Sciences booth#16013 at SupplySide West.

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