Enzymotec and Life Extension are pleased to announce the positive results of their clinical trial in which thirty elderly volunteers were administered with Cognitex for 12 weeks.
Cognitex is a leading cognitive brand by Life-Extension, which carries Enzymotec's Sharp-PS® GOLD and Sharp-GPCTM high-quality nutrients.
"Our study demonstrated that in two weeks after commencing treatment, Cognitex improved cognitive abilities related to attention by 19%, memory by 17%, and complex activities of daily living by 20%, . These and other effects were both statistically and clinically significant and were maintained and in some cases even amplified, during the duration of the study" says Dr. Yael Richter, head of the cognitive research group of Enzymotec. She further added that "Initial results are being published in the October edition of Life Extension Magazine".
"We are pleased that this strategic cooperation between our companies continues. Our shared values and vision seem to benefit both companies through this multi-year cooperation in marketing and R&D ". Says, Elzaphan Hotam, CEO of Enzymotec USA inc.
"We hope that this will further establish Cognitex's position as THE leading cognitive support formulation and as a trend setter for the industry," says Rey Searles, Director of Marketing for Life Extension.
SharpPS® GOLD is an activated form of Phosphatidylserine (PS) by Enzymotec, having DHA conjugated to its backbone. This structure, which follows the naturally occurring PS in the human body, enables greater brain availability of DHA and a combined action of PS and DHA to improve cognitive performance.
Enzymotec is a developer and manufacturer of innovative, lipid-based, biofunctional solutions for orthomolecular medicine, dietary supplements and advanced infant nutrition. Key products are: SharpPS® and SharpGPCTM product lines for cognitive improvement, InFat® - structured fat for infant formulas, CardiaBeat® offering a broad health effect to reduce CVD risks, Crill and Krill Oil+™ for general health.
A leader in anti-aging and optimal health since 1980, Life Extension sources ingredients from around the world to create supplements that replicate breakthrough clinical trials. All to support the Life Extension mission of extending the healthy human life span.