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14 Jun 2017

Dr Andrew Scott: Our history and vision of the future with tea plant genes | Fuel PR

Our learning in tea plants is taking it’s next steps with Professor Goa’s studies, published this month, from the South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, with Camellia sinensis variety assamica cultivar Yunkang 10.   Tea plants have two varieties the first originally found in China around the Ichow hills in Sichuan (Camellia sinensis variety sinensis), found around BC 2736, and the second discovered in India around the hills of Sivagasar, Assam (Camellia sinensis variety assamica) in 1823. Although they originally grew […]

04 May 2017

Personal Nutrition Emerges As Next Industry Trend – Fuel PR

Personal nutrition is emerging as a key issue and opportunity for the nutrition industry, according to research recently conducted by the organisers of Vitafoods Europe 2017, which takes place from 9 – 11 May in Geneva. The research reflects the emergence of new possibilities such as individualised dietary guidelines, wearable technology, personalised nutrition based on genetic testing and nutrigenomics, which is regarded as both an important short and long term trend. The research highlights the continuing importance of quality evidence […]