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We help you to
examine the aspects of
safety and efficiency
of your product thanks
to clinical and
pre-clinical
studies

We work together with our clients to design and perform the most suitable study to their product, in accordance to the guidelines, the documents and the opinions of EFSA together with the scientific publications. Our wide system of professionals, our wide database of volunteers and the utilization of advanced technologies enable us to satisfy lots of requests regarding studies on different health related areas.

CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH

  • Lipid and lipoprotein profiles - Total cholesterol, LDD cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, apolipoprotein A1 and B, triglycerides, fatty acids Omega 3 EPA/DHA, conjugated linolenic acid
  • Inflammatory/cardiovascular markers - PCR, inflammatory cytokines, bradykinin, cortisol
  • Blood pressure - systolic/diastolic pressure
  • Blood flow - Ecodoppler
  • Metabolic syndrome - blood pressure, overweight, lifestyle, cholesterol level

NUTRITION AND SPORT

  • Psychophysical performances
  • Static and dynamic balance
  • Strength and resistance - threshold of the lactate, endurance
  • Body composition (plicometry, bioimpendance, DEXA)
  • Basal Metabolism
  • Energetic expenditure
  • Salivary and blood hormonal analysis
  • Oxidative stress

NUTRITION AND HEALTH

  • Profile of the amino acid
  • Biochemical analysis - complete clinics
  • Body composition
  • Reduction of the inflammation - inflammatory markers (e.g. IL6, IL8, IL10, IL12, IFNy, IL1β, TNFα, CXCL10/IP10, SAA), Salivary cortisol, hsCRP
  • Circulatory apparatus - Blood pressure, Lipidemia, ecc.

DIGESTIVE HEALTH

  • Enteric function - defecating frequency, fecal mass and consistency (e.g. Bristol Stool scale)
  • Gastrointestinal pain or bother - Evaluated questionnaires regarding bloating, abdominal pain, cramps, bowel sounds, symptom diary
  • Food diaries, including nutritional assessment and validated questionnaire
  • Integrity of the enteric epithelium - Variation in the inflammatory cytokines or biomarkers of the gastrointestinal function in blood and urine
  • Digestion/adsorption of nutrients - proteins, free amino acids, nitrogen, urea, triglycerides, cholesterol, fatty acids, vitamins glucose/insulin, iron
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Defense against pathogens in gastrointestinal tract (e.g. reduction of the number or of the gravity of infections) - Clinical diagnosis, microbiological evaluation, questionnaires
  • Monitoring of changes in the enteric microbioma induced by diet - PCR, microbiology
  • Reduction of the inflammation - Inflammatory markers (e.g. IL6, IL8, IL10, IL12, IFNy, IL1β, TNFα, CXCL10/IP10, SAA), PCR, fecal calprotectine
  • Salivary hormones

PROBIOTICS

  • Complete sequencing of the bacterial genome
  • Functional genetic characterization and protein expression
  • Screening and identification of microbial originated bioactives
  • Stability and shelf life
  • In vitro screening of the mechanism of action
  • Vitality and efficiency of probiotics into the gastrointestinal and vaginal tract

MEN'S HEALTH

  • Evaluation of the prostatic risk
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Quality and motility of the sperm
  • Antioxidant profile of the sperm

WOMEN'S HEALT

  • Bone metabolism - DEXA, MOC, serum and urinary markers of bone turnover
  • Menopause symptomatology - questionnaires on the quality of life
  • Hypertension - Systolic/diastolic pressure
  • Metabolism - weight and body composition, serum markers of thyroid activity
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Fluid retention - BIA

HEALTH AND BEAUTY

  • Skin aging - Skin profilometry, skin hydration, skin elasticity
  • Oxidative stress- Antioxidant ability of the skin, lipid peroxidation damage
  • Oily skin - skin sebumeter measurement, macro photography, clinical analysis
  • Alopecia - Phototrichogram , wash test, questionnaire
  • Cellulite and fluids retention- skin contact termography, adipometria, BIA, skin temperature

SKIN HEALT

  • Acne - Skin sebumeter measurement, macro photography, clinical analysis
  • Atopic dermatitis - Clinical analysis, skin hydration, skin color
  • Psoriasis - Clinical analysis, skin elasticity, morphometric macro photography
  • Sunscreen - photoprotection, antioxidant ability of the skin, lipo perdoxidative damage, index of melanin, skin color, phototype analysis