Quatrefolic® gains approval in Taiwan as a Non-Traditional Food Ingredient
April 5th, 2018
Gnosis is pleased to announce that Quatrefolic®, the biologically active form of the naturally-occurring predominant form of folate, has been approved as a Non-Traditional Food Ingredient by the Ministry of Health and Welfare in Taiwan (FDA Document No. 1071300010 issued on March 21st, 2018).
Applications on use of the Glucosamine Salt of the (6S)-5-Methyl-tetrahydrofolic acid - the food ingredient known as Gnosis’ Quatrefolic® - have been properly defined and published in the relevant specifications, which claim compliance of our product with folic acid standards.
Due to its unique features, Quatrefolic® is recommended during all stages of life and also to those individuals affected by MTHFR enzyme polymorphism who do not produce adequate or effective methyltetrahydrofolate Reductase, thus encountering all health problems associated with the lack of vitamin B9.
Read the official notice, published on March 21st in the TFDA website.