Ayana Bio will debut Plant Cell Advantage™ Dog Rose, Hedge Nettle and Sage ingredients to deliver the health benefits of high-quality plant bioactives
BOSTON, October 23, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Ayana Bioa plant cell technology company producing sustainable bioactives for consumer products, today announced the launch of its portfolio of Plant Cell Advantage™ (PCA™) ingredients, including Dog Rose PCA™, Hedge Nettle PCA™ and Sage PCA™ as the latest additions to its offering of plant cell cultured health and wellness ingredients.
The new Plant Cell Advantage™ ingredients are non-GMO plant powders with standardized distinctive bioactive compositions and can directly replace rose hip, nettle and sage in dietary supplements and food products. Dog Rose PCA™ provides joint health and immune support, Hedge Nettle PCA™ provides a healthy inflammatory response and antioxidants, and Sage PCA™ offers a healthy inflammatory response and cognitive support. The Plant Cell Advantage™ portfolio of ingredients also includes Echinacea-p PCA™ for immune benefits and Lemon Balm PCA™ for sleep and mood support released through April 2023.
Ayana’s bio Plant Cell Advantage™ ingredients are developed by cultivating plant cells – a means of creating plant materials without growing plants in the ground. By growing real plant cells in stainless steel tanks, this process provides the health benefits of plant bioactives without the quality issues that come with the limitations of conventional agriculture, including climate change. Ayana’s bio Plant cell culture technology produces the full spectrum of bioactive substances found in nature – or with an even higher potential of beneficial bioactive substances. Plant Cell Advantage™ ingredients are DNA fingerprint certified and 100% clean label, with a standardized phytocomplex, increased bioavailability, full traceability and neutral taste and color.
“The health and well-being benefits of medicinal plants rarely come from a single bioactive substance,” he says Frank Jackchief executive officer of Ayana Bio. “Our Plant Cell Advantage™ portfolio supports the full spectrum of bioactive compounds found in nature that work together in harmony to deliver the most potent health benefits possible. With our latest Dog Rose PCA™, Hedge Nettle PCA™, Sage PCA™, companies can incorporate high-quality, sustainable ingredients that improve people’s quality of life.”
Ayana’s bio the new portfolio will be unveiled at the SupplySide West conference this week. At SupplySide West, Dr. Wesley Glenn, Head of Innovation, will be speaking on “Designing Cell Technology for the Production of Bioactive Plants” at October 24 to introduce more people to the power of cultivating plant cells. If you are interested in being one of the first companies to formulate your products with Plant Cell Advantage™ ingredients, get in touch Ayana Bio at www.ayanabio.com/contact.
regarding Ayana Bio
Ayana Bio uses cellular technology to produce bioactive ingredients that support health and well-being. Ayana Bio collaborates with leaders in the global food and beverage, dietary supplement, sports nutrition, animal care and cosmetics industries to bring standardized plant and fungal bioactives to market. We provide consumers with confidence in quality and reliability. Ayana Bio partnered with Ginkgo Bioworks, a synthetic biology platform company reengineering the living world to solve some of the globe’s growing challenges in health, energy, food, materials and more. Ayana Bio is backed by Viking Global Investors and Cascade Investment to democratize nature’s bioactives in a way that is standardized, safe and sustainably sourced. For more information, visit www.ayanabio.com.
SOURCE Ayana Bio