Cooperation with Amino Up Co., Ltd., Japan
Vital Solutions has a strategic cooperation with Amino Up for the research and development of innovative health ingredients based on Perilla frutescens preparations for use in dietary supplement and functional food. Amino Up exclusively manufactures Vital Solutions’s Perilla extract, known as Benegut®.
Amino Up is a biotechnology company that develops and commercializes novel natural bioactive compounds and supports clinical and basic research on its products, both in-house and at highly prestigious universities and clinics around the world. In addition to AHCC®, Amino Up’s products include Oligonol® (the world’s first commercially produced low molecular weight polyphenol from lychee fruit), ETAS® (powder extract based on Hokkaido Asparagus). Both AHCC® and Oligonol® have won multiple industry recognition, including the prestigious Nutracon Award.