Genysis Labs Hosts ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Training
Genysis Labs is excited to host a ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Overview and Uncertainty of Measurement training course. The training will be provided by Perry Johnson Laboratory Accreditation, INC. (PJLA).
GENYSIS LABS ADDS WORLD-CLASS TALENT AND TESTING TECHNOLOGIES TO THEIR TEAM
Genysis Labs is pleased to announce the addition of two highly-skilled, research scientists to our management team. Dr. Aihua Liu is now the Director of Research and Development; and Mr. Firas Harb is the Director of Inorganic Analysis at Genysis Labs. Dr. Liu will oversee the R&D and sample analysis of HPLC/UPLC and LC/MS/MS testing. Mr. Firas will oversee ICP/MS testing. Both of these are critical areas to our operations. Dr. Liu holds a PhD in Pharmacognosy, an M.S. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, and a B.S. in Pharmacy. She has five years postdoctoral training in Nutritional Biochemistry. Prior to…
Plant-Based Proteins: The Challenges of Meeting Consumer Demand
Protein products are evolving to meet the changes in consumer demands. And consumers are wanting more and more from their protein products. First, they are becoming more conscious of labels, ingredients and certifications that verify the product they are buying is what businesses claim it is. Additionally, they are more discriminating on the taste and texture of their products than ever before. Finally, consumers are expecting the right mix of product specialization and value – a difficult needle to thread. Through newly developed protein verification testing methods, advanced flavor profiling, and a variety of organic and other “certifications,” businesses are…
Utah State Attorney General Visits Genysis
At our invitation, Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes visited Genysis on Thursday, October 27, 2016. Jeff Reynolds, Dustin Ott, Daisy Herpin and Ken Sheppard accompanied Mr. Reyes on a tour of our production facilities and Genysis Labs. Mr. Reyes, who introduced himself as “Sean,” was extremely personable, and took the opportunity to speak to and have his picture taken with several Genysis employees, including Bill Burnam and Larry Gomez in Receiving, Scott Brockmeier in Weigh Out and Blending, and Brian Bodell in Packaging, and Spencer Carter in Genysis Labs. Mr. Reyes expressed genuine interest in what we do and complimented…
At Genysis Labs, we are addressing protein methodology issues head on. Current testing in the industry requires the measurement of protein — but the current typical test only measures the presence of nitrogen, and then the assumption is applied that source of nitrogen is protein. This assumption can be taken advantage of by ingredient suppliers and some manufactures by “spiking” the test with nitrogen-containing compounds such as amino acids or melamine, and make it look like there is more protein in the product than actually exists. At Genysis Labs, when we test for Protein Identification, we can see EXACTLY what…
Genysis Labs Hosts Dinner & Open House for Industry Leaders
In line with the UNPA Analytical Summit, Genysis Labs hosted an open house and dinner. Top leaders from across the Nutrition Industry attended. This event was a great opportunity to socialize and discuss critical issues facing the nutraceutical industry.