Source-Omega Seeks $5 Million for India OMEDHA Study of DHA-Rich Algae Oil

OMEDHA™, a Medical Food for Postprandial Triglyceride Testing in Diabetics. Algae oil is the purest and safest DHA+EPA bioscience resource known, one that India needs," said Filippo Porco, an International Communication Specialist with Source-Omega.

Online PR News – 14-January-2011 – – Chapel Hill, NC, January 13, 2011 -- The Source-Omega company is an innovator in DHA+EPA algae oil products for heart and triglyceride applications, also in NIDDM patients. The company’s first offering, Pure One™, features their flagship international formula and brand, manufactured to international standards for quality, cultural and dietary inclusion. OMEDHA(TM) is planned and formulated for Indian markets.

The Source-Omega ( ) company's second branded offering, OMEDHA™, is based on 3 years of dose-response research and a recently submitted manuscript review on the Indian diabetes dilemma and uses of algae oil omega-3s as a superior postrandial triglyceride treatment over fish oils, especially in a vegetarian and a patient with fish allergy.

Also, an academic book chapter on their algae oil medical food ( ) substitute for fish oil was accepted for 2011 publication in India. Dr Scott Doughman, the company President and Chief Scientist will be traveling to India in February this year as a 10 year Visiting Faculty in Biosciences at the internationally renowned Sai University (SSSIHL).

"OMEDHA™ is the branded form of our Omega-3 DHA Therapy™ ( ), offered in the USA for several years to vegetarian’s with high triglycerides, backed by a large and growing body of literature in humans," said Doughman, who has a PhD in Lipid Biochemistry, a former NIH funded omega-3 researcher and American Heart Association fellow.

Doughman developed the product formulation 300 mg DHA + 10 mg EPA, balanced to match the body's omega-3 needs, as the first disclosed algae oil DHA+EPA made in the USA, launched in early 2008.

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