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Nutrition 21’s Muscle Protein Synthesis Boosting Velositol® Powers Up GNC’s New Beyond Raw® Precision BCAA Formula
November 21, 2017
Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”), has announced that its clinically substantiated ingredient, Velositol®, is featured in GNC’s new Beyond Raw®

New Research Shows Velositol Supplies Missing Ingredient for Intense Workouts
November 15, 2017
… Nutrition 21’s clinically substantiated Velositol, can dramatically enhance muscle protein syntheses (MPS) while supporting muscle repair post-workout…

Nutrition 21, LLC Announces the Presentation of the Effects of Velositol® on Exercise-Induced Myokines
November 14, 2017
Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”) is proud to announce the presentation of new preclinical and clinical study results that support the efficacy of Velositol®, a modified-release chromium complex combined with a specialized form of amylopectin…

Nutrition 21 Promotes Performance-Boosting Ingredients, Highlights Consumer Marketing at SupplySide West 2017 
October 11, 2017 – Nutritional Outlook
At this year’s SupplySide West show, Nutrition 21 (Purchase, NY) showcased two of its ingredients: Nitrosigine, an arginine and silicon complex with purported blood-flow benefits, and Velositol, which is said to increase muscle protein synthesis when combined with protein…

Nutrition 21 Presents Studies on Velositol at ISSN, Gains GRAS Status
September 2017 – Nutrition Industry Executive
James Komorowski, MS, CNS, vice president of scientific and regulatory affairs at Nutrition 21, presented the results of three preclinical studies on New York-based Nutrition21’s patented amylopectin and chromium combination ingredient, Velositol, at ISSN this summer…

Nutrition 21’s Velositol Ingredient Granted GRAS Status
August 18, 2017 – Nutritional Outlook
…We believe using Velositol is a more efficient way to build muscle and will really unlock the power of protein. Velositol was formulated to enhance the insulinogenic response, which increases amino acid uptake in muscles, and is protected under a number of patents and pending patent applications.

Velositol GRAS Status
July 25, 2017 – BevNet.com
Nutrition 21’s patented ingredient combining amylopectin and chromium, brand named Velositol, has attained GRAS (generally recognized as safe) status after an extensive and rigorous review of the scientific dossier and safety data conducted by Intertek Health Sciences, Inc.

Moving Through The Ages
July 21, 2017 – Nutrition Industry Executive
…Of course, not all bone, joint and muscle problems are generation specific. Joe Weiss, president of New York-based Nutrition 21 pointed out that problems with bones, joints and muscle can be due to weight and sedentary lifestyle, but can also have a genetic component or be due to a previous injury.

Nutrition 21 Velositol Gains Gras Status
July 10, 2017 – MarketWired.com
Nutrition 21’s patented ingredient combining amylopectin and chromium, brand named Velositol, has attained GRAS (generally recognized as safe) status after an extensive and rigorous review of the scientific dossier and safety data conducted by Intertek Health Sciences, Inc.

Pre-Clinical data supports Velositol’s benefits for muscle building activity
July 3, 2017 – William Reed Business Media SAS
Pre-clinical study showed Velositol increases muscle protein synthesis when combined with branched-chain amino acids (BCAA), with pea protein, and with increasing doses of whey protein.

Spotlight on Joe Weiss – President Nutrition 21
June 2017 – Vitamin Retailer
Nutrition 21 is known as a leader in the industry and has a portfolio of superb products. In just a few years, we’ve become a key player in the sports nutrition space with our Nitrosigine® bonded arginine silicate. It’s the hottest pre-workout branded ingredient now and we have 19 studies that support a number of claims, such as increased energy, improved mental acuity and increased muscle volume. Also, we’ve just launched Velositol™

Nutrition 21 Presents Three Preclinical Scientific Studies on Velositol at ISSN
June 27, 2017 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”)
James Komorowski, MS, CNS, vice president of scientific and regulatory affairs at Nutrition 21, presented the results of three preclinical studies on Nutrition 21’s patented amylopectin and chromium combination ingredient, Velositol, at the ISSN (International Society of Sports Nutrition) conference on June 24th in Phoenix. The study results presented showed the positive effects of Velositol on increasing muscle protein synthesis when combined with branched-chain amino acids (BCAA), with pea protein, and with increasing doses of whey protein.

Nutrition 21 Chromax Leads Way For Scientific Claims of Chromium Picolinate
May 22, 2017 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”)
Nutrition 21’s branded ingredients include: Velositol amylopectin chromium complex, clinically shown to significantly enhance the effects of whey protein – significantly increasing muscle protein synthesis, the key to muscle growth. Nutrition 21 leads the way in clinical research on chromium picolinate, with the most human clinical claim support behind our Chromax brand of chromium. This clinical research on Chromax is what helped build the heritage behind Nutrition 21 and our research-based approach to developing efficacious nutritional ingredients that have an impact on a wide range of health outcomes.

Nutrition Industry Executive: Clinical Study Shows Velositol Doubles Power of Protein for Significantly Improved Muscle Protein Synthesis
May 2017 – Ingredient News – Velositol™ – Editorial
Velositol™ increased MPS by 48 percent from baseline when combined with whey protein (6 g), as compared to a 24 percent increase seen with whey protein alone. The significant increase in MPS, along with a non-significant increase in insulin to help initiate muscle growth, was noted in the study subjects made up of healthy men and women…

Nutraceuticals World: Glanbia and Nutrition 21 Extend Distribution Partnership for Velositol
March 9, 2017 – nutraceuticalsworld.com
Glanbia Nutritionals and Nutrition 21, LLC are extending a long-time partnership to co-market Nutrition 21’s unique ingredient, Velositol.

Glanbia Nutritionals Extends Strategic Partnership with Nutrition 21 Through Exclusive Distribution Agreement for Velositol
March 8, 2017 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”)
Glanbia Nutritionals, a global leader in nutritional solutions for the food, beverage and supplement industries, and Nutrition 21, LLC are pleased to announce the extension of their long-time partnership to co-market Nutrition 21’s unique ingredient, Velositol.

Amylopectin/chromium complex boosts muscle protein synthesis rate: Study
March 2, 2017 – Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition

Special Edition: Blood Sugar Management Chromium
February 2017 – NutraIngredientsUSA.com
One of the most established ingredients in the blood glucose control sector is chromium via its effects on insulin…

Natural Products Insider: The Science of Sports Nutrition
February 2017 – naturalproductsinsider.com

Clinical Study Shows Velositol Doubles Power of Protein for Significantly Improved Muscle Protein Synthesis
February 28, 2017 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”)
A new study published in Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition shows the combination of amylopectin and chromium in Nutrition 21’s patented ingredient Velositol doubles the muscle protein synthesis (MPS) rate compared to what was seen when using whey protein alone.

Natural Products Insider: Sports Nutrition Performance & Energy
November 2016 – naturalproductsinsider.com

Nutritional Outlook: Sports-Nutrition Ingredient Velositol Doubles the Power of Protein, Firm Says
March 23, 2016 – Nutritionaloutlook.com

Nutrition 21, LLC Unveils New Sports Nutrition Ingredient, Velositol
December 22, 2015 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”)
Nutrition 21, LLC is proud to announce the presentation of new clinical study results that support the efficacy of patented Velositol™ amylopectin/chromium complex, showing significant increases in muscle protein synthesis…

Other News:

Nutrition 21 Announces The Presentation Of A Preclinical Evaluation Of The Effect Of Nitrosigine® On Inflammatory Markers And Arthritis At The Renowned Experimental Biology 2017 Annual Meeting
Nitrosigine® Supplementation Effective in Reducing Inflammation Associated with Joint Health
Purchase, NY – April 20, 2017 – PURCHASE, NEW YORK – APRIL 25, 2017 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”) is proud to announce the presentation of new preclinical study results supporting Nitrosigine® bonded arginine silicate (ASI), titled, “Effect of Bonded Arginine Silicate on Inflammatory Markers and Arthritis.”

Nutrition 21 Co-Sponsors the 4th Annual Rutgers Human Performance Conference, Presented by the International Society of Sports Nutrition (ISSN)
Purchase, NY – April 20, 2017 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”), proudly announces its platinum level sponsorship of the 4th Annual Rutgers Human Performance Conference, presented by the International Society of Sports Nutrition (ISSN).

Nitrosigine (ASI) demonstrates 33 percent cognitive performance boost in healthy, active adults
PURCHASE, NEW YORK – February 2, 2017 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”), announces results of two placebo-controlled human studies, published in “Nutrients”, indicate that Nitrosigine® – bonded arginine silicate (ASI) – significantly improves cognitive acuity, including processing speed and executive functioning. Athletes know that focus and mental acuity are essential to improving their performance and avoiding injury.

Nitrosigine® Is Featured In Cellucor’s New C4® Ultimate Preworkout Supplement
PURCHASE, NEW YORK – January 31, 2017 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”) is proud to announce its clinically substantiated ingredient, Nitrosigine® is featured in C4® Ultimate, the newest member of the C4® Cellucor® family by NutraBolt™. C4® Ultimate is the most powerful C4 to ever hit supplement shelves.

Nutrition 21 Welcomes New Director of Quality Assurance
PURCHASE, NEW YORK – November 22, 2016 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”), a leading developer and marketer of nutritional products whose health benefits are substantiated by clinical research and patents, announced today that Salma Fathalla has joined Nutrition 21 as the new Director of Quality Assurance. Ms. Fathalla will be responsible for quality control and quality assurance of both the Nutrition 21 and JDS Therapeutic product lines…

Nutrition 21 Announces MuscleTech Will Use Nitrosigine In New VaporX5 And New naNOX9
PURCHASE, NEW YORK – October 12, 2016 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”), a leading developer and marketer of clinically substantiated nutritional ingredients, and MuscleTech® the #1 selling bodybuilding supplement brand in America† since 2006, and with distribution in over 80 countries, announce the clinical dose of Nitrosigine®, will be added to new pre workout products…

Nitrosigine® Supplementation Significantly Enhances the Bioavailability of
Arginine and Silicon Levels

PURCHASE, NEW YORK – June 16, 2016 – Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”) is proud to announce the presentation of new preclinical study results supporting the bioavailability of Nitrosigine® bonded arginine silicate (ASI), titled, “Absorption of Bonded Arginine Silicate Compared to Individual Arginine and Silicon Components.” The study was presented on June 11th, 2016 to scientists and other professionals at the acclaimed International Society of Sports Nutrition 13th Annual Conference…

Nitrosigine® Supplementation Significantly Increases Nitric Oxide Production 5x Greater than Other Ingredients Tested
PURCHASE, NY JUNE 15, 2016 – Nutrition 21, LLC, (“Nutrition 21”) is proud to announce the presentation of new in vitro study results supporting the superior nitric oxide production of Nitrosigine® bonded arginine silicate (ASI), titled, “Comparison of Cellular Nitric Oxide Production from Various Sports Nutrition Ingredients.” The study was presented on June 11th, 2016 to scientists…

New Senior Leadership Announced – Nutrition 21, LLC Names Joe Weiss as President
PURCHASE, NY APRIL 26, 2016 – Nutrition 21, LLC, a leading developer and marketer of efficacious, high-value, patented nutritional products whose health benefits are substantiated with clinical research, announced today that Joe Weiss has joined the Company as President. Mr. Weiss’ top priorities will be to accelerate the company’s growth with product innovation, science and branding.

Nutrition 21, LLC Welcomes Patent & Intellectual Property Attorney,
Sara O’Brien as General Counsel
PURCHASE, N.Y. APRIL 13, 2016 – Nutrition 21, LLC, a leading developer and marketer of efficacious, high-value, patented nutritional products whose health benefits are substantiated with clinical research, announced today that Sara O’Brien has joined as General Counsel of JDS Therapeutics, and its wholly owned subsidiary Nutrition 21.

NUTRITION 21, LLC ANNOUNCES THE PRESENTATION OF A CLINICAL EVALUATION OF THE DURATION OF THE EFFECT OF NITROSIGINE®AT THE RENOWNED EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY 2016 ANNUAL MEETING
Purchase, NY – APRIL 6th, 2016
Nutrition 21, LLC is proud to announce the presentation of new clinical study results supporting the bioavailability of Nitrosigine® bonded arginine silicate (ASI), titled, “A Pharmacokinetic Evaluation of the Duration of Effect of Inositol-Stabilized Arginine Silicate and Arginine Hydrochloride in Healthy Adult Males.”…

Nutrition 21, LLC Settles IP Suit With CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
Purchase, NY – NOVEMBER 19th, 2015
JDS Therapeutics, LLC and Nutrition 21, LLC (“Nutrition 21”) announced that they have entered into a confidential settlement and license agreement with CVS Pharmacy, Inc. (“CVS”). The settlement ends a patent infringement lawsuit brought by…

Nutrition 21, LLC Announces The Presentation of Proteomic Results of a Nitrosigine® Clinical Study at the Renowned Experimental Biology 2015 Annual Meeting
Purchase, NY – March 30, 2015
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Nitrosigine® Named as a 2015 NutrAward Finalist for Best New Functional Ingredient
Nutrition 21’s Nitrosigine® bonded arginine silicate for use in Sports Nutrition Products, Earns Nomination for Best New Functional Ingredient…

Nutrition 21 Announces GRAS Affirmation of Nitrosigine, Bonded Arginine Silicate
Expert Panel affirms that Nitrosigine® is Generally Recognized as Safe for use in nutritional bars and beverages at daily doses up to 1,500 mg…

Nutrition 21, LLC > Our Products > Nitrosigine
The results of a clinical study presented at the renowned Experimental Biology 2014 Annual meeting, support the use of Nitrosigine® as a bioavailable source of …

Nutrition 21 Announces Nitrosigine Study Results
Apr 30, 2014 – Nutrition 21 shared the results of a new clinical study on Nitrosigine inositol- stabilized arginine silicate at the Experimental Biology 2014 annual …

A clinical evaluation to determine the safety …
The FASEB Journal by D Kalman – ‎2014
Abstract. The purpose of this study was to characterize the PK/PD of Nitrosigine™ , an inositol-stabilized arginine silicate dietary supplement.

Study Demonstrates Nitrosigine Is A Bioavailable Source Of …
May 2, 2014 – Nutrition 21, LLC, Purchase, NY, has presented new clinical study results supporting Nitrosigine inositol-stabilized arginine silicate. The study …

Nutrition 21 launches Nitrosigine – New Hope 360
May 17, 2013 – In pre-clinical studies, Nitrosigine has been shown to demonstrate superiority over arginine in blood flow markers and has been shown to …
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Official Nitrosigine™ Clinical Study in Humans – PRESS …
OF A NITROSIGINE™ CLINICAL STUDY AT THE RENOWNED EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY 2014 ANNUAL MEETING PURCHASE, NEW YORK – April 30, 2014 …

Nutrition 21 gets NDI for arginine silicate ingredient
by Stephen Daniells – May 21, 2013 – The US Food and Drug Administration has accepted Nutrition 21’s inositol- stabilized arginine silicate (Nitrosigine) as a New Dietary Ingredient …

Nutrition 21: Purchase’s Thriving Nutritional Supplements …
Satow then steered Nutrition 21 to start expanding its offerings. The company had previously invented an ingredient, Nitrosigine™, which could be sold to the …
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NITROSIGINE:

SPECIAL EDITION: SPORTS NUTRITION – Nitrosigine – Focus and decision-making: The next big thing in sports nutrition?
NUTRAingredients-usa.com 5/10/2017
The importance of mental strength in addition to physical strength is gaining increasing appreciation in sports nutrition, and key players are building the science around cognitive health in response to demand for ingredients to boost focus and decision making.
“Athletes are becoming more aware that the ultimate barrier keeping them from achieving and maintaining peak performance is both physical AND mental health,”

Omega-3, Arginine Silicate Connected to Cognitive Health; Vitamin K, Hearth Health
11/9/2015 Natural Products Insider
A new trial indicated omega-3 supplementation may help slow cognitive decline in older adults, and inositol-stabilized arginine silicate showed improvement on focus and mental clarity …

Bonded Arginine Silicate : Raising The Bar
Volume 2, Number 2, 2015   Nutraceutical Business Review
Nitrosigine® is a clinically tested, safe, patented complex of bonded arginine silicate that has been developed for use as an ingredient in sports nutrition products that benefit consumers engaged in fitness and muscle-building …

Pump It Up with Nitric Oxide | Muscle & Fitness — RESULTS Needed
Dec 2014
When it comes to dietary supplements, sports nutrition is a very progressive category. Science and innovation help lead the way to incredible breakthroughs for enhanced performance…

Nitrosigine™ – Another great reason to get Superpump 3.0 …
May 8, 2014 – 16 posts – ‎9 authors
The purpose of this study was to characterize the PK/PD of Nitrosigine™, an inositol-stabilized arginine silicate dietary supplement.

New SuperPump 3.0 Pre Workout Review-Gaspari Nutrition …
Mar 10, 2014 – It’s worth mentioning that the new ingredient in SuperPump 3.0 called Inositol Arginine Silicate (or Nitrosigine). As a stand alone, Arginine has a …

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SuperPump 3.0 – Rock Solid Supplements – Gibraltars …
In the case of Nitrosigine, the silicon component helps increase blood levels greatly which may support increased blood flow observed when taking pre- training.

Gaspari Nutrition is Set to Launch Superpump® 3.0 at the …
Feb 7, 2014 – One of the key featured ingredients is inositol arginine silicate (Nitrosigine™) under license from Nutrition 21 and distributed by Glanbia …

SuperPump 3.0 – Fitness First USA
In the case of Nitrosigine, the silicon component helps increase blood levels greatly which may assist increased blood flow observed when taking pre-training.

Stack3d Supplement News: Rhino 2.0 formula revealed at …
Apr 22, 2014 – … niacin, agmatine sulfate, halostachine, and the SuperPump 3.0 highlight Nitrosigine inositol arginine silicate. Currently there is just one flavor …
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