Saturday, August 19, 2017

Wacker Chemie Expands US Based Cyclodextrin Facility – Sugar Compound Poses No Known Health Risks

June 12, 2009 by  
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Wacker Chemie, the Munich-based chemical company, announced that is has expanded its US based cyclodextrin facility in Eddyville, Iowa.  According the the press release issued by Wacker, the new cyclodextrin facility increases the company’s capacity for alpha (α) and beta (β) cyclodextrins by 50 percent and doubles its capacity for gamma (γ) cyclodextrins. Investment in [...]

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Anthrax Bacteria Killed By Simple Sugar Compound Called Cyclodextrin. Is CDC Looking Into This?

June 9, 2009 by  
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We all remember the Anthrax-laced letters that killed five people and severely rattled the country post-9/11. Just when you thought there might not be a way to stop this lethal infectious disease along comes beta cyclodextrin, a non toxic sugar compound. A researcher by the name of Vladimir Karginov at a company called Innovative Biologics [...]

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Cyclodextrins Can Reduce Side Effects of Cancer Drug Treatments

May 11, 2009 by  
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Each day, I learn more about the amazing benefits of cyclodextrins — novel excipients of unexplored potential. Research studies in both humans and animals have shown that cyclodextrins and their derivatives can be used to improve the drug delivery system for almost any type of drug formulation from anti-cancer drugs to anti-viral drugs.  In the [...]

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