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2011-08-30 11:15:03

Bleeding calf syndrome (bovine neonatal pancytopenia or BNP) affects new born calves resulting in low blood cell counts and depletion of the bone marrow. It first emerged in 2007 and a serious number of cases are reported each year. In affected calves, bone marrow cells which produce platelets are also destroyed. Consequently the calves' blood does not clot and they appear to bleed through undamaged skin. There is evidence that BNP is linked to the use of a particular vaccine against "Bovine...

2011-03-10 06:45:00

BOULDER, Colo., March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pure Research Products, LLC, distributors of Del-Immune V®, which has been used in the U.S. and other countries for more than 10 years, has introduced a new immunotherapy product that may change the way people fend off winter germs and other bodily invaders that can compromise health. New DPS® Throat Spray, formulated with natural bovine liquid colostrum derived from cows, contains Proline-rich Polypeptides...

2011-02-24 15:39:13

Scientists investigating natural ways to enhance athletic performance have found that bovine colostrum can massively reduce gut permeability "“ otherwise known as 'leaky gut syndrome.' Their findings, published in the March issue of the American Journal of Physiology-Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology, could have positive implications not just for athletes but also for sufferers of heatstroke. A research group led by Ray Playford, Professor of Medicine at Barts and The London School...

2010-10-30 00:00:41

Nutri-Health Supplements, a leading dietary supplement company located in Northern Arizona, announces the launch of Sedona Pure Pets, its new veterinary line of holistic supplements for pets. Cottonwood, AZ (PRWEB) October 28, 2010 Nutri-Health Supplements, a leading dietary supplement company located in Northern Arizona, announces the launch of Sedona Pure Pets, its new veterinary line of holistic supplements for pets. Vets Know the Benefits of Probiotics for Digestive Health Joseph...

2010-07-28 07:00:00

PHOENIX, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- APS BioGroup, formerly Advanced Protein Systems, the world's largest producer of colostrum products, announces its new company name and expanded focus to include advancements in private label contract manufacturing for health supplements and the introduction of Immulox®, an immune support product and supplement ingredient derived from colostrum. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100728/LA41097) (Photo:...

2009-07-03 08:55:58

An ingredient found in breast milk produced in the first few days after birth helps protect tiny intestines and get them ready for a lifetime of eating and drinking.British researchers discovered the effect of pancreatic secretory trypsin inhibitor "“ or PSTI "“ by first testing breast milk samples for the ingredient and then assessing its ability to affect intestinal cells in the lab.While PSTI continued to be found in breast milk throughout breastfeeding, it was seven times more...

2009-06-30 09:56:45

Scientists at Queen Mary, University of London have discovered that an ingredient in human breast milk protects and repairs the delicate intestines of newborn babies.The ingredient called pancreatic secretory trypsin inhibitor, or PSTI, is found at its highest levels in colostrum - the milk produced in the first few days after birth.The lining of a newborn's gut is particularly vulnerable to damage as it has never been exposed to food or drink. The new study* highlights the importance of...

2009-05-01 08:50:00

*Swine Flu Outbreak Highlights Influenza Virus Research at Drexel University* PHILADELPHIA, May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Research conducted at Drexel University has demonstrated the importance of natural killer, or NK, cells in controlling primary influenza virus infection. These findings may help us understand how the body's immune system may best respond to the newly emergent swine flu. While no studies have been conducted on the specific H1N1 strain of influenza virus referred to as "swine...

2008-09-04 06:00:24

Anadis (ASX: ANX; OTC: ANDIY) announced today its commercialization of a new product, BioGard(TM), intended to maintain gastrointestinal and immune system health. The specific formulation may be of particular clinical benefit in persons undergoing antiretroviral therapy for HIV/AIDS. The product is intended to enhance current treatment regimens and improve the efficacy of immune system repair during highly active antiretroviral treatment (HAART) treatment. The gastrointestinal immune system...

2008-08-31 03:00:11

By Pereira-Fantini, Prue M Thomas, Sarah L; Taylor, Russell G; Nagy, Eva; Sourial, Magdy; Fuller, Peter J; Bines, Julie E Background: Colostrum protein concentrate (CPC) contains a high level of insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1). IGF-1 and IGF binding protein (IGFBPs) may play an important role during the postresection adaptation response. As smooth muscle is an important site for IGF- 1 action in the intestine, this study aims to (1) investigate the effect of CPC supplementation on...


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