NutriLeads is an innovative Nutrition & Health start-up that develops food ingredients with demonstrated health effects for specific consumer groups. The company identifies promising lead ingredients, develops sustainable and commercially viable production processes and initiates scientific and clinical programs to substantiate their health effects. NutriLeads aims to catalyse nutrition & health innovations by partnering with relevant parties to effectively bring the benefits of its proprietary ingredients to consumers & patients.
NutriLeads’ lead ingredient, IMPP-1, is derived from the active component of a traditional Chinese remedy that was shown to support immune function and improve resistance to infections in clinical trials. It was discovered that IMPP-1 can be sustainably obtained at economically viable cost from particular food crops. NutriLeads is developing this proprietary ingredient for application as dietary supplement and in specialized functional and medical food products.