Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 2010 – Jarrow Formulas®, Inc., a global wellness and nutritional product company headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, announces the hiring of Kaori Shimazaki, Ph.D as its new Technical Specialist.
Previously, Dr. Shimazaki worked for SDG, Inc. where she worked on research and development of future therapeutic tools including liposomal targeting drugs in various cancers, type I and II diabetes, and viral infections. She obtained her Ph.D from the Molecular Biology Institute at UCLA. Dr. Shimazaki has extensive experience in project and laboratory management, and technical development in both academia and pharmaceutical companies. Her multi-disciplinary collaborations as well as her work in protein/peptide/small molecule chemistry, antibody engineering, and imaging have led to numerous published papers, grants, and patents.
“Jarrow Formulas is one of the leading companies in the industry, with the highest standards backed by cutting edge science and formulations,” says Dr. Shimazaki. “I am thrilled to be a part of this wonderful company and hope to contribute to their continued success.”
According to Mark Becker, Director, Advertising/Communications at Jarrow Formulas, Inc., Dr. Shimazaki is a great addition to the Jarrow technical team. “When a company evolves and grows there is always a need for additional resources and quality people,” says Becker. “Kaori brings unique expertise that will allow Jarrow Formulas to further cement its place in the industry as a company that provides high-quality, effective, affordable, and cutting-edge nutritional products backed by sound scientific research data.”
Jarrow Formulas is a nutritional supplement formulator and marketer founded in 1977 and incorporated in 1988. The company markets its products throughout the United States and internationally in more than 20 countries in Europe, Asia, Israel and Latin America. The company offers a complete line of nutritional products that includes vitamins, minerals, probiotics, standardized herbal concentrates, amino acids, enzymes and enteral nutrition formulations. Jarrow Formulas, Inc. is active in regulatory affairs, helping to maintain American’s rights to free access to dietary supplements. Its products are manufactured by Jarrow Industries Incorporated, a pharmaceutical quality facility located in Santa Fe Springs, CA. For more information, contact Mark Becker, Director, Advertising/Communications toll free at (800) 726-0886 or access the Jarrow Formulas Web site at www.Jarrow.com.
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