Three More Patents Issued for Mannatech

Three More Patents Issued for Mannatech from Mannatech

By: Mannatech  10-Sep-2014
Keywords: Food Nutrition Supplements

HEADLINE2Worldwide patent portfolio expands to 96 COPPELL, Texas, Sep 04, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mannatech®, Incorporated (NASDAQ: MTEX), the pioneer of nutritional glycobiology and leading innovator of naturally sourced supplements based on Real Food Technology® solutions, and creator of the M5MSM (Mission 5 MillionSM) social entrepreneurial movement, announced the issuance of two new patents in Australia and one in Japan on product technologies. In total, Mannatech holds 96 patents worldwide. One of the issued patents applies to Mannatech’s PhytoMatrix® formulation (titled All Natural Multivitamin and Multimineral Dietary Supplement Formulations for Enhanced Absorption and Biological Utilization). PhytoMatrix caplets are based on Mannatech’s Real Food Technology solutions, which provide standardized levels of nutrients sourced from fruits, vegetables and plants.* To date, six patents have been issued worldwide for the technology pertaining to Mannatech’s PhytoMatrix formulation. Two of the patents issued apply to Mannatech’s Ambrotose AO® formulation (one issued in Australia and another in Japan). Ambrotose AO capsules provide a blend of plant extracts and antioxidant compounds with vitamins C and E to help the body combat oxidative stress. Just two capsules a day are scientifically validated to provide over two and a half times more antioxidant protection than five servings of fruits and vegetables.* To date, 31 patents have been issued worldwide to Mannatech for the technology pertaining to its Ambrotose AO formulation. “A pillar of Mannatech from the very beginning has been product innovation,” commented Dr. Robert A. Sinnott, CEO and Chief Science Officer of Mannatech. “Our robust and ever-expanding patent portfolio tangibly shows our continued commitment to innovation. Our systematic approach to research and intellectual property development is a constant part of our everyday efforts at the company. It serves as a huge asset to both the company and its thousands of Independent Associates.” Anyone interested in learning more about Mannatech can visit http://au.mannatech.com. To review publications, studies and other scientific information regarding the company’s products, visit http://www.MannatechScience.org.

Keywords: Food Nutrition Supplements