Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd. is one of the leading dairy manufacturers in Japan with a century of history harnessing the nutritional properties of dairy products and functional ingredients. Morinaga Milk is also a key global probiotics manufacturer that excels in innovative technology, offering a premium line of human-residential bifidobacteria (HRB) probiotic strains, including Bifidobacterium longum BB536, B. breve M-16V, B. infantis M-63, and B. breve B-3, and beneficial functional ingredients to customers across the globe.
Since the 1960s, Morinaga Milk has been researching the safety, functional health benefits, and mechanisms of action of HRB probiotics - the natural resident of human gut microbiota - to better understand their roles in maintaining human health. Ever since then, these gut angels have never ceased to amaze us in keeping us healthy and harnessing their mighty powers on human health.
Backed with strong and reliable scientific evidence and extraordinary stability and efficacy profile, Morinaga HRB strains are the supernatural probiotic ingredients that can be incorporated into multiple applications for different age groups and delivered the desired results. In recent years, with its innovative technology, Morinaga Milk has developed a paraprobiotic LAC-Shield™ (heat-killed Lactobacillus paracasei MCC1849) that specifically addresses the increased interest in immune health.