Enzymotec, developer of innovative bio-active lipid-based nutritional ingredients and medical foods, today announced the launch of K•REAL® Gold, its next generation krill oil product. K•REAL® Goldis immediately available for purchase and represents the first launch in a line of new krill oil products that are under development.
K•REAL® Gold is highly concentrated in Omega-3 levels. It is rich in beneficial omega-3 fatty acids and Astaxanthin, produced using Enzymotec’s proprietary, cutting-edge MSO® 2.0 technology, which creates a high quality “T-free”1,2 and oxidation resistant1,3 product with an additional “low-sodium” offering in the European Union.
Avner Avissara, Vice President of Nutrition at Enzymotec, commented, “The introduction of K•REAL® Gold, using our cutting-edge MSO® 2.0 technology, enables Enzymotec to offer the market a unique product of unprecedented quality. This launch reaffirms Enzymotec’s commitment to delivering the highest quality krill products to remain competitive in a crowded krill oil market. We are excited to continue to pioneer products with exceptional freshness and superb oxidation resistance1,3, as well as the assurance that our products are T-free1,2 and in the EU, low-sodium as well."
Notes to Editors
1These statements have not been evaluated/ authorized by the Commission in accordance with Regulation (EC) 1924/2006 on nutrition and health claims made on foods.
2”T-free” refers to Trimethylamine N-oxide (TMAO) and Trimethylamine (TMA) free. Limit of detection of both TMAO and TMA is 1mgN/100g measured by Conway and Byrne’s micro-diffusion method (Conway & O’Malley, Microdiffusion Methods. Biochem, 36, 656-661(1942)).
3Relative to competing krill oil products. Based on results from in-vitro stomach model conducted by Enzymotec, where the levels of MDA of krill oils from various producers were tested.
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About Enzymotec Ltd.
Enzymotec is a leading global supplier of specialty lipid-based products and solutions. The Company develops, manufactures and markets innovative bio-active lipid ingredients, as well as final products, based on sophisticated processes and technologies.
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