We are very proud to be affiliated with Bionorica and share the goal of improving health through science backed botanical products.
(PRWEB) August 14, 2013
On the occasion of its 80th anniversary, Bionorica SE has launched a Global Research Initiative which will focus in particular on the scientific exploration of new ideas for improving health with medicinal plants / plant extracts. Bionorica is very interested in innovative and practice-oriented research in the area of phytomedicine that will improve the patients’ quality of life or protect human health.
Bionorica SE, a leading company in the area of phytomedicines, markets products with proven efficacy, safety and quality in 50 countries worldwide. Products includes the well-known Sinupret® and Bronchipret®. Bionorica sees the steadily increasing interest in herbal medicine for supporting health and realizes that proven efficacy, safety, quality, and research proven phytomedicines are finding their place in evidence-based medicine.
To encourage such research, The Global Research Initiative consists of 20 Research Awards amounting to 50,000 euros each for a period of one year. An international jury of renowned experts, selected by Bionorica SE, will evaluate the applications /projects received and will nominate the twenty award winners.
The research awards are designed to be flexible enough to support a very wide range of research needs. The ultimate aims of all research projects within Bionorica’s Global Research Initiative, however, is to generate measurable and testable data, gradually adding to the accumulation of human knowledge about plant based medicines and thus improving the health and / or protecting the well-being of healthy people.
Applications are available and submissions will be accepted through October 15, 2013. The review process will be end November 30, 2013.
According to Pierce Sioussat, President of Bioforce USA, “we are very proud to be affiliated with Bionorica and share the goal of improving health through science backed botanical products. Researchers may contact us for information on submitting an application.”
About Bioforce USA
Bioforce USA has created long-term strategic alliances with European manufacturers of product lines that have years of clinical research support for safety and efficacy, plus years of repeat consumer use. Bioforce USA has brought these lines, which include A. Vogel, Sanhelios, Herbatint, and SECURE exclusively to the United States for distribution through natural products and health food stores. For more information go to http://www.Bioforceusa.com or call Eileen Sheets at 800-641-7555 x100.