NutraQ Adds New Ingredient to its Beta-Glucan Line-Up at SupplySide West

NutraQ, a Norwegian supplier of premium baker’s yeast beta-1,3/1,6-glucan ingredients, is set to add a new ingredient to its Nutramunity™ line-up. Specially designed to meet the quality standards of sports nutrition manufacturers, the ingredient will be launched at SupplySide West in Las Vegas next week.

“We look forward to launching our new yeast beta-glucan ingredient for sports nutrition products,” said Simon Seward, Commercial Director at NutraQ.  “A well-functioning immune system is crucial for athletic performance as well as for an active lifestyle. Nutramunity™ helps support healthy immune function, so athletes and recreational users can recover faster from exercise stress.”

“After last year’s successful debut of Nutramunity™ Beta Glucan, we’re excited to return to Vegas with NutraQ, said Sean Warnock, Development Manager – Nutritional Ingredients at AIC. “NutraQ has really taken steps to offer the best immune health ingredient to the sports nutrition industry, including obtaining the Informed-Sport® and Informed-Choice® certification. Come visit us at booth 3357!”

About Nutramunity™

Nutramunity™ Beta-Glucan (NBG®) is a versatile immune health ingredient for sports nutrition, food & beverages and dietary supplements. Nutramunity™ can also be used as a cosmetic ingredient in personal care products. Nutramunity™ is a beta-1,3/1,6-glucan, a potent and safe immune-enhancing component isolated from baker’s yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) that helps support healthy immune function. Nutramunity™ is naturally-derived, non-GMO, kosher and halal-certified, non-allergenic, GMP-produced, Informed-Sport® and Informed-Choice®-certified, and EU Novel Food-authorized. Yeast beta-1,3/1,6-glucan is US FDA GRAS-recognized. Learn more at

About AIC

AIC is an ISO-registered sales and marketing company serving the North American market with food & beverage, nutrition, pharma, personal care and biotech raw materials since 1972. AIC also carries a complete line of biochemical products including DNA/RNA Synthesis Reagents and ACS Reagents through our Advanced Technology Division. Learn more at

About SupplySide West 2015

SupplySide West is the world’s largest expo gathering ingredient suppliers & finished product manufacturers of dietary supplement, food, beverage, animal nutrition, personal care & cosmetics. The 2015 event will take place October 5-9 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Learn more at


Gilbia Portela, Marketing Manager, NutraQ, +47 21950748,

Sean Warnock, Development Manager, AIC Inc., 614-787-6392,