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15-Nov-2018

Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals Forms Joint Venture with Chinese Conglomerate

Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals Forms Joint Venture with Chinese Conglomerate

PR Newswire

NORCROSS, Ga., Nov. 15, 2018

NORCROSS, Ga., Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals is a Joint Venture principally owned by Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals and Genomix Scientific, a global R&D and Manufacturing firm formed to develop Senegalia Berlandieri Extracts from China. Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals also has rights to synthetic alkaloids of Senegalia. The company's mission is to develop the market for innovative nutritional supplements on a global basis. The aim of such dietary supplements, the results of decades of research efforts, is to improve people's quality of life, improve their physique, and manage weight by supplying nutrients essential to their physiology.

Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals products will benefit from both Genomix Scientifics' nutritional research and Hi-Tech's bioavailability research. The partnership represents one of the only times that the raw material producer and a finished goods manufacturer have joined together to enter this fast-growing market.

Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals based in Pennsylvania will feature Hi-Tech's innovative, proprietary Cyclosome® technology and its high absorption ingredients at several upcoming trade shows throughout the United States.

Hi-Tech's proprietary Cyclosome® Technology are first complexed or bonded — cyclodextrins are hydrophobic on the inside but hydrophilic (water-loving) on the outside. This means that they can be complexed with hydrophobic compounds (ie hormones) – and since they're large, the hydrophobic compound can literally fit inside them. Once the cyclodextrin complex is formed we then encase or wrap a liposome around the cyclodextrin complex which is made of a high purity phosphatidylcholine and phytosterol matrix. You can think of all this in terms of a 'Trojan Horse,' passing through the liver unharmed and intact. As opposed to being destroyed in the liver like all other hormonal products on the market, past and present. This new Cyclosome® technology allows the 'Trojan Horse' to deliver many low bioavailable plant extracts, prohormones and other poorly absorbed nutraceuticals to the systemic circulation by the intestinal lymphatic route, circumventing first-pass inactivation in the liver for the very first time. Almost all previous Oral capsules and tablets manufactured to increase testosterone — including Testosterone itself — are involved in the "first pass affect" which renders the active compounds virtually useless.

Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals believes manufacturers looking to create better absorbable products should focus particular emphasis on our Cyclosome® highly bioavailable CoQ10 formulation for either tablets, capsules, soft gels or liquid supplements. The superior bioavailability versus conventional CoQ10 has been proven in a large bioavailability study conducted with CoQ10. We also believe our Cyclosome® highly bioavailable α-lipoic acid weight loss and weight management ingredient will be featured as well.

Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals is convinced that the bioavailability of dietary ingredients will enjoy increasing importance and significance in the dietary supplement industry as more and more consumers are educated and understand that only an active that is sufficiently absorbed in the body will achieve the desired results or efficacy. We will have a complete line of ingredients utilizing our Cyclosome® technology such as: Tumeric/Curcumin, Milk Thistle, Chrysin, DHEA, Boswelia, Cinnamon, Green Tea, Gingko Biloba, Ginseng, Grape seed, Huperzine A, Resveratrol, Tribulus Terrestris, Dioscorea, and Vitamin C and D3 to name a few.

Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals is on the verge of signing a licensing and distribution agreement with a large US raw material distributor for distribution of its proprietary ingredients.

About Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals

Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals is one of the leading suppliers of nutritional and dietary supplements providing quality, bulk raw materials and clinically-proven, well researched and effective ingredients. Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals also is a market-oriented and research-driven manufacturer and supplier of natural ingredients (botanical extracts and herbal formulations aimed at enhancing bioavailabilty) for the Industries of Dietary Supplements, Functional Foods, Functional Beverages, Cosmetics and Pharmaceuticals. The business center was established in 2004 is an innovation-driven company serving the global pharmaceutical and Nutraceutical Industry with best quality products and professional services from development to commercial launch. We operate several R&D centers , four ultra-modern facilities and two institutes. Located in the business center –xujiahui district, shanghai. Our Jiangsu plant focuses on manufacturing API with GMP standards. Our Zhejiang plant engages in Enzymatic technology of Amino acids. Our Jiangxi plant is dedicated to research, development and manufacture of pharmaceutical intermediates and fine chemicals. The factory has 230 reaction vessels and 410,000 L capacity. In fact, more than 23 million US dollars was invested in 2013 to expand the plant and establish a cGMP compliant facility. Finally, our plant extract facility is one of the most advanced facilities of its kind. It  is a professional manufacturer of over 50 plant extracts-- including tea series, citrus series, and various other extracts and phytochemicals.  Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals manufacturing base equipped with two large scale production lines with advanced monitoring device, one is for organic solvent extraction; the other is for water extraction, both of them conformed with cGMP standard. The two production lines can produce different kinds of extract products, with capacity of more than 2500 tons a year. Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals plant extract also has the following Manufacturing Capabilities: (1) Over 10,000 metric ton annual extraction capacity across 7 other extraction lines (2) 10 multi-product clean room blocks with spray drying and micronization.(3) In-house biotechnology capability to reproduce natural chemistry through bioconversion. (4) Synthetic reaction capabilities for Hydrogenation, Bromination etc.

Its strong R&D team is dedicated to development of the new natural ingredients and the herbal formulations focusing on improving quality of life and physiques of both men and women. In addition, both the advanced equipment and sophisticated technology are employed to produce the high quality and customized botanical extracts and herbal formulations. With a staff of 500 employees who work in our GMP certified manufacturing facilities across the globe Shanghai Hi-Tech Nutraceuticals  is going to be one of the leaders in the industry. We offer clients the accessibility and support with the stability and resources of a customer-oriented cooperative organization, but with all the advantages and technology of a multi-national corporation.

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Last Updated: 15-Nov-2018