Matters of the heart
Every year, an estimated 16.7 million people succumb to heart disease, which accounts for nearly 30% of the total global deaths . Many of those who survive continue to suffer from painful symptoms, disabilities or reduced life expectancy. Despite progress in medical science, few breakthroughs have been made in preventing heart disease, apart from the doctor’s advice of “eat right and exercise”.
However, latest scientific research has demonstrated that tocotrienol plays an important role in supporting the cardiovascular system, reducing likelihood of heart disease and maintaining healthy cholesterol levels. Scientists believe tocotrienol’
Other scientific studies showing tocotrienol’
• A number of human clinical studies on the oral administration of tocotrienol have shown a significant impact on known cardiovascular disease factors. These include reduction in cholesterol levels, cardiovascular inflammation, arterial hardening and triglyceride levels .
• A study with human subjects who received 100mg of tocotrienol per day showed total cholesterol drop by 22% and a LDL cholesterol reduction of 20% .
In addition to maintaining cardiovascular health, scientific research has demonstrated tocotrienol’
Health benefits of T3Boost™
T3Boost™ contains high amounts of both gamma and delta tocotrienol. This combination has been found to be superior to maintaining healthy cholesterol levels.
“Davos Life Science operates a state-of-the-
“We have put in place a top-notch sales and marketing team comprising people with decades of experience in the food industry, who are able to help formulators interested in developing new products with a ‘healthy heart’ concept. In addition, we work together with our clients to attain various desirable product attributes, like the right texture and flavour profiles as well as help them improve product efficacy and build brand equity,” said Dr Tieh Koun Koh, Director Sales and Marketing, Davos Life Science.
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About Davos Life Science
Davos Life Science Pte Ltd was set up in 2004 as a manufacturer that isolates and purifies natural tocotrienol for use in supplements, functional food, personal care and pharmaceutical formulations. Davos Life Science markets its gamma-tocotrienol to the nutraceutical industry, under the name T3Boost™. The company has established the world’s largest R&D centre dedicated to tocotrienol and the world’s largest manufacturing facility for the production of natural tocotrienol. For more information visit www.davoslife.com