Burdock Group SOT 2017 Student Travel Award

Published on December 1, 2016

Award Description The award will be provided to a qualified full-time graduate student attending the…

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Updated Health Food Registration and Notification Process in China: A Comparative View with New Dietary Ingredient Notification in the U.S.

Published on November 1, 2016

In China, the concept of “Health Food” encompasses both functional food and dietary supplement. It…

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The GRAS Process Under the Final Rule (Part 2): Increased Emphasis on Exposure

Published on October 1, 2016

The finalized GRAS rule and associated Federal Register Notice1 emphasizes the FDA’s opinion that dietary…

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The Strictest Regulation on Infant Formula in Chinese History: How does it compare to the U.S. registration process?

Published on October 1, 2016

On June 6th 2016, the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) published the final rule…

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New Draft Guidance on Allergy Assessment of Genetically Modified Plants from EFSA: More Tests to Ensure Safety for Everyone

Published on September 1, 2016

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has issued a new draft guidance on allergenicity testing…

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SupplySide West Speaking Engagement Teaser: Regulatory and Labeling Challenges of Natural Colors in the Era of ‘Clean Labels’

Published on September 1, 2016

Synthetic coloring agents used in foods have periodically come under fire for having potentially adverse…

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Dietary Supplements in the U.S. and Abroad: Similarities and Differences

Published on September 1, 2016

Demand for dietary and nutritional supplements worldwide continues to increase, with steady growth in the…

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The GRAS Process and Notifying FDA under the Final Rule (Part 1)

Published on August 1, 2016

What makes for a successful Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) determination?  In the recent past…

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Some Speculation on Forthcoming Dietary Supplement Guidelines

Published on August 1, 2016

If you liked the Draft Guidance for Industry: Dietary Supplements: New Dietary Ingredient Notifications and…

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The Elements for a Successful Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS)

Published on August 1, 2016

What makes for a successful Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) determination?  In the recent past…

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