Watch – Probiotics innovation: Check out new launches and findings from Nestle, PepsiCo, and Maeil Dairies

By Tingmin Koe

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Check out the latest launches and findings involving probiotics for immune, respiratory, and gut health, as well as allergy support from Nestle, PepsiCo, and Maeil Dairies.

Last month, Nestle China launched Yiyang probiotics protein powder​ which claims to strengthen the body’s immunity. 

Being the company’s first blue-hat certified health food for healthy ageing, the product contains the strain Lacticaseibacillus rhamnosus​ GG (LGG) and is designed for individuals from 45 and above.

On the other hand, Australia-based brand Aunulife will be launching new infant nutrition product containing Lacticaseibacillus rhamnosus ​MP-108 this month in China. The strain has been showed to reduce allergies.

Elsewhere in South Korea, Maeil Dairies has also launched new probiotics for gut health and normal immune function under the brand Selex. Two strains, Lactiplantibacillus plantarum​ HEAL9 and Lacticaseibacillus paracasei ​8700:2, are the key ingredients of the new product.  

In terms of new scientific studies, there has been new findings published on the cognitive benefits of  Bifidobacterium breve ​MCC-1274​ – the proprietary strain of Morinaga Milk, PepsiCo’s Imunele yogurt​, Bright Dairy’s JCAN Qingrun yogurt​, and Danone’s synbiotic infant formula.

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