BIO-CAT completes their first clinical trial confirming the efficacy of their fungal lipase compositions from U.S. Patent 8,071,089 for the reduction of serum triacylglyceride levels in humans. Patients with high triacylglyceride levels experienced at least a 20% decrease in their triacylglyceride levels.
Ed Schuler, founder and CEO of BIO-CAT, is named “Business Person of the Year” by the Louisa County Chamber of Commerce. Ed credits his employees saying, “Over the years, BIO-CAT has had the good fortune to hire excellent people to run our operation.”
BIO-CAT establishes the ‘Brian M. Huffman Memorial Scholarship’ at Louisa County High School in remembrance of Brian Huffman, a former vice-president of operations and an instrumental asset to the company.