This article was posted by BIO-CAT on Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
BIO-CAT was quoted in Nutrition Industry Executive’s article on “Enzyme Therapy” written by Shari Barbanel. … Jensen added that microbial-based enzymes, such as fungal protease, work best at low pH similar to the levels in the upper digestive tract. “Formulation testing in artificial stomach models shows efficient digestion of protein, starch and lipids by specific microbial-based enzyme blends,” he said. “This is solid evidence that taking enzymes with food can enhance digestion for consumers. The energy required for typical digestion is not insignificant. Using enzymes to lower the required energy may free energy for other physiologic processes including detoxification and immune response.” To read more, click here.