Patents Assigned to NATUREX
  • Patent number: 10960042
    Abstract: A eutectic extraction solvent for extracting plant (e.g. vegetable) and/or animal and/or prokaryotic biological material, wherein the solvent is a clear, stable and fluid mixture comprising: (a) betaine or a hydrated form of betaine; (b) at least one hydrogen bond donor compound selected from the group consisting of polyols and organic acids; and (c) water with the proviso that the eutectic extraction solvent does not contain any exogenous sugar and/or amine salt and/or anion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 11, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignees: UNIVERSITE D'AVIGNON ET DES PAY DE VAUCLUSE, NATUREX
    Inventors: Alexis Lavaud, Michael Laguerre, Simona Birtic, Anne Sylvie Fabiano Tixier, Marc Roller, Farid Chemat, Antoine Charles Bily
  • Patent number: 10934238
    Abstract: The invention relates to a novel organic solubilisation and/or extraction solvent comprising at least one compound selected from the group of saturated monocyclic terpenoids, to an extraction method using said solvent, and to extracts obtained by said method. More particularly, the invention relates to a novel use of para-menthane, a saturated terpenoid compound, as a solvent derived from natural substances, and also to a solvent comprising para-menthane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 2, 2021
    Assignees: NATUREX, S.A., UNIVERSITE D'AVIGNON ET DES PAYS DE VAUCLUSE
    Inventors: Natacha Rombaut, Anne-Sylvie Fabiano Tixier, Simona Birtic, Antoine Charles Bily, Marc Roller, Farid Chemat
  • Patent number: 10898534
    Abstract: The invention relates to therapeutic compositions, solid oral dosage forms, and methods for treating, preventing, or alleviating lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), erectile dysfunction (ED), urinary incontinence, bladder obstruction, overactive bladder (OAB), underactive bladder, interstitial cystitis, prostatitis, bladder and prostate inflammation, prostate fibrosis or pelvic pain. The therapeutic compositions can comprise cranberry powder enriched in cranberry seeds or cranberry seed meal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 26, 2021
    Assignee: NATUREX Inc.
    Inventors: Emilie Annie Claudie Fromentin, Douglas Andrew Klaiber, Daniel David Souza
  • Patent number: 10604463
    Abstract: The invention relates to a novel organic solubilisation and/or extraction solvent comprising at least one compound selected from the group of saturated monocyclic terpenoids, to an extraction method using said solvent, and to extracts obtained by said method. More particularly, the invention relates to a novel use of para-menthane, a saturated terpenoid compound, as a solvent derived from natural substances, and also to a solvent comprising para-menthane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 13, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignees: Naturex, S.A., Université d'Avignon et des Pays de Vaucluse
    Inventors: Natacha Rombaut, Anne-Sylvie Fabiano Tixier, Simona Birtic, Antoine Charles Bily, Marc Roller, Farid Chemat
  • Patent number: 10321695
    Abstract: A composition includes hesperdin and/or a Lamiaceae extract wherein a majority of the volatile components have been removed from the Lamiaceae extract. A method for applying the composition to a food such as meat, fish or poultry, including processed and fresh or unprocessed meat, poultry and fish is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2019
    Assignee: NATUREX S.A.
    Inventors: Simona Birtic, Mélanie Marie-Paule Patricia Heudre, François-Xavier Henri Pierre, Xavier Pierre François Mesnier, Anne Passemard, Antoine Charles Bily, Marc Roller
  • Patent number: 10258658
    Abstract: A composition for improving muscle metabolism in a subject and methods for manufacturing and using same. Embodiments include compositions having an extract of Rhaponticum and an extract of Rhodiola. An extract of Rhaponticum may include amounts of ecdysterones including 20-hydroxyecdysone. An extract of Rhodiola my include salidrosides and rosavins, including rosavin. Suitable ingestion dosages of the composition may be operable to increase protein synthesis and reduce protein proteolysis in a subject.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: NATUREX SA
    Inventors: Antoine Bily, Marjolaine Meyer, Karl Chevalier, Lise Laurençon, Nicolas Feuillere, Marc Roller, Simona Birtic
  • Patent number: 10219522
    Abstract: A composition includes Punica extract and a Lamiaceae extract, wherein a majority of the volatile oil components have been removed from the Lamiaceae extract. A method for applying the composition to a food which includes but is not limited to fresh/unprocessed and processed meat, fish or poultry is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: NATUREX S.A.
    Inventors: Mélanie Marie-Paule Patricia Heudré, Simona Birtic, François-Xavier Henri Pierre, Xavier Pierre François Mesnier, Anne Passemard, Antoine Charles Bily, Marc Roller
  • Publication number: 20180343906
    Abstract: The invention concerns a composition for lowering the glycemic index comprising, or consisting of an alcoholic extract of cinnamon in an amount of at least 10% by weight compared to the total weight of the composition, and optionally a carrier, a food composition comprising a composition for lowering the glycemic index in an amount ranging from 0.1% to 5% by weight compared to the total weight of the food composition, the use of a composition for lowering the glycemic index or of a food composition as a glycemic index lowering agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2018
    Publication date: December 6, 2018
    Applicant: NATUREX
    Inventors: Nicolas CHAPAL, Vickram BEEJMOHUN
  • Patent number: 10111917
    Abstract: A method for preparing a concentrated extract of Harpagophytum procumbens, in liquid or dry form, having a harpagoside titer greater than or equal to 5%, comprises a step of purifying a crude extract of Harpagophytum procumbens in liquid form in aqueous phase by a technique of liquid-liquid extraction with an organic solvent selected from the esters.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2008
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2018
    Assignee: NATUREX
    Inventors: Yohan Rolland, Charles Duval
  • Patent number: 10092613
    Abstract: A method of controlling body weight in humans by administering an amount of decaffeinated green coffee extract effective to treat a subject. A preferred green coffee extract contains a ratio of 4-caffeoylquinic acid (4-CQA) to total chlorogenic acids (tCGA) (5-CQA/tCGA) of from about 0.1 to about 0.2. More preferably, the green coffee extract comprises from about 6% to about 8% of 4-caffeoylquinic acid and has a total chlorogenic acid concentration that exceeds about 45%. A preferred method of administration consists of administering the green coffee extracts is a dosage of about 200 mg twice a day prior to meals on an empty stomach.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 9, 2018
    Assignee: NATUREX, S.A.
    Inventors: Alvin Ibarra, Marc Roller, Jacques Dikansky
  • Patent number: 10076128
    Abstract: The invention concerns a composition for lowering the glycemic index comprising, or consisting of an alcoholic extract of cinnamon in an amount of at least 10% by weight compared to the total weight of the composition, and optionally a carrier, a food composition comprising a composition for lowering the glycemic index in an amount ranging from 0.1% to 5% by weight compared to the total weight of the food composition, the use of a composition for lowering the glycemic index or of a food composition as a glycemic index lowering agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 23, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 18, 2018
    Assignee: NATUREX
    Inventors: Nicolas Chapal, Vickram Beejmohun
  • Patent number: 10028970
    Abstract: The invention concerns a cashew apple extract and a composition comprising a cashew apple extract and optionally a carrier, in particular for use for allowing reduction of body weight gain or limitation of increasing body weight, reduction or limitation of fat storage, of fatty liver, of liver triglycerides level, of hypertriglyceridemia, of glycemia level, of insulinemia, of insulin resistance, and/or of one or several factors of metabolic syndrome.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 24, 2018
    Assignee: NATUREX
    Inventors: Nicolas Chapal, Max Reynes, Vickram Beejmohun, Manuel Dornier
  • Patent number: 9956241
    Abstract: Disclosed are methods of enhancing neurocognitive function by administering of American Ginseng. Preferred dosages in the range of 5 to 50 mg total ginsenosides enhance cognitive function—including, improvement of working memory (WM) performance, attentional performance (e.g., Choice Reaction Time accuracy), and calmness.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 1, 2018
    Assignee: Naturex, S.A.
    Inventors: Andrew Scholey, Alvin Ibarra, Kan He, Marc Roller, Jacques Dikansky
  • Patent number: 9700589
    Abstract: A composition for improving muscle metabolism in a subject and methods for manufacturing and using same. Embodiments include compositions having an extract of Rhaponticum and an extract of Rhodiola. An extract of Rhaponticum may include amounts of ecdysterones including 20-hydroxyecdysone. An extract of Rhodiola my include salidrosides and rosavins, including rosavin. Suitable ingestion dosages of the composition may be operable to increase protein synthesis and reduce protein proteolysis in a subject.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2017
    Assignee: NATUREX SA
    Inventors: Antoine Charles Bily, Marjolaine Meyer, Karl Chevalier, Lise Laurençon, Nicolas Feuillere, Marc Roller, Simona Birtic
  • Patent number: 9492489
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of hibiscus or of a crude or purified hibiscus extract in the preparation of a medicament for the treatment or prevention of urinary infections associated with the presence of Escherichia coli and Candida albicans, especially for the treatment or prevention of cystitis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 6, 2008
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2016
    Assignee: NATUREX
    Inventors: Yohan Rolland, Charles Duval
  • Patent number: 9487552
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for preparing a refined extract of Centella asiatica comprising a mixture of madecassoside and terminoloside. The method comprises: passage over adsorbent resin; elution with an eluent comprising at least 30 wt. % of an alcoholic solvent; and a recrystallization step using a mixture of solvents, comprising water and an alcoholic solvent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 2011
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2016
    Assignee: NATUREX, S.A.
    Inventor: Charles Duval
  • Publication number: 20160287655
    Abstract: A method of controlling body weight in humans by administering an amount of decaffeinated green coffee extract effective to treat a subject. A preferred green coffee extract contains a ratio of 4-caffeoylquinic acid (4-CQA) to total chlorogenic acids (tCGA) (5-CQA/tCGA) of from about 0.1 to about 0.2. More preferably, the green coffee extract comprises from about 6% to about 8% of 4-caffeoylquinic acid and has a total chlorogenic acid concentration that exceeds about 45%. A preferred method of administration consists of administering the green coffee extracts is a dosage of about 200 mg twice a day prior to meals on an empty stomach.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 6, 2016
    Publication date: October 6, 2016
    Applicant: NATUREX, S.A.
    Inventors: Alvin IBARRA, Marc ROLLER, Jacques DIKANSKY
  • Publication number: 20160220624
    Abstract: A composition for improving muscle metabolism in a subject and methods for manufacturing and using same. Embodiments include compositions having an extract of Rhaponticum and an extract of Rhodiola. An extract of Rhaponticum may include amounts of ecdysterones including 20-hydroxyecdysone. An extract of Rhodiola my include salidrosides and rosavins, including rosavin. Suitable ingestion dosages of the composition may be operable to increase protein synthesis and reduce protein proteolysis in a subject.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 3, 2015
    Publication date: August 4, 2016
    Applicant: Naturex SA
    Inventors: Antoine Charles Bily, Marjolaine Meyer, Karl Chevalier, Lise Laurençon, Nicolas Feuillere, Marc Roller, Simona Birtic
  • Patent number: 9358264
    Abstract: A method of controlling body weight in humans by administering an amount of decaffeinated green coffee extract effective to treat a subject. A preferred green coffee extract contains a ratio of 4-caffeoylquinic acid (4-CQA) to total chlorogenic acids (tCGA) (5-CQA/tCGA) of from about 0.1 to about 0.2. More preferably, the green coffee extract comprises from about 6% to about 8% of 4-caffeoylquinic acid and has a total chlorogenic acid concentration that exceeds about 45%. A preferred method of administration consists of administering the green coffee extracts is a dosage of about 200 mg twice a day prior to meals on an empty stomach.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 7, 2016
    Assignee: NATUREX, S.A.
    Inventors: Alvin Ibarra, Marc Roller, Jacques DiKansky
  • Publication number: 20160015766
    Abstract: A method of controlling body weight in humans by administering an amount of decaffeinated green coffee extract effective to treat a subject. A preferred green coffee extract contains a ratio of 4-caffeoylquinic acid (4-CQA) to total chlorogenic acids (tCGA) (5-CQA/tCGA) of from about 0.1 to about 0.2. More preferably, the green coffee extract comprises from about 6% to about 8% of 4-caffeoylquinic acid and has a total chlorogenic acid concentration that exceeds about 45%. A preferred method of administration consists of administering the green coffee extracts is a dosage of about 200 mg twice a day prior to meals on an empty stomach.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2011
    Publication date: January 21, 2016
    Applicant: NATUREX, S.A.
    Inventors: Alvin IBARRA, Marc ROLLER, Jacques DIKANSKY