Food Ingredients and flavor firm Kerry group, acquired the Wellmune from Biothera Inc. Wellmune is a natural food, beverage and supplement ingredient that helps to strengthen the immune system. The ingredient is used in both food and supplement products. Kerry Group has boosted its core ingredients and flavour business and upped its presence in the growing nutritional solutions. Wellmune, meanwhile, has been bought from US pharmaceutical company Biothera
Wellmune is a natural food, beverage and supplement ingredient clinically designed to strengthen the immune system. This patented yeast beta 1, 3/1, 6 glucan has regulatory approval in major markets around the world, including GRAS status in the U.S. and novel food approval in Europe and China. It is available in more than 60 countries and it is patented Kosher, Halal, non-allergenic, GMO-free, gluten-free and Informed-Sport certified.