Posts tagged UNAHCO
Avivagen makes first industrial sale of OxC-beta

Avivagen (TSX-V:VIV) has made the first industrial-scale sale of its OxC-beta livestock to UNAHCO in the Philippines.

The sale is for 150 kilograms of OxC-beta livestock 10% premix at pricing in line with Avivagen's target. The order will supplement approximately 7.5 million kilograms of UNAHCO-branded commercial feed, an amount sufficient for about three million broiler chickens or 350,000 piglets.

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Avivagen in OxC-beta pact with UNAHCO

Avivagen (TSX-V:VIV) has agreed to supply OxC-beta Livestock to UNAHCO for sales and distribution in the Republic of the Philippines.

OxC-beta has been shown to be effective and economic in replacing the antibiotics commonly added to livestock feeds. Comprised of fully-oxidized beta-carotene, OxC-beta is a non-antibiotic means of maintaining optimal health and growth in livestock animals such as swine and poultry.

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Vital Therapies updates Phase 3 trial

In a corporate update, Vital Therapies (NASDAQ:VTL) reported that 14 subjects have been enrolled at sites in the U.S. and EU in VTL-308, the company's Phase 3 trial, designed to evaluate the ELAD System in subjects with severe acute alcoholic hepatitis.  

There are now 24 sites open for enrollment in the U.S and EU. The company expects to announce topline results in mid-2018.

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Avivagen, UNAHCO register OxC-beta in Philippines

Avivagen (TSX-V:VIV) and UNAHCO have registered OxC-beta Livestock as an imported livestock feed additive, authorizing its use in all species in the Philippines.

UNAHCO is a feed and veterinary unit of Unilab, the largest pharmaceutical company in the Philippines. UNAHCO provides a broad range of animal healthcare and nutrition products and programs to meet the requirements of both large commercial and smaller individual farmers in the Philippines as well as abroad.

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Avivagen reports new livestock trials with OxC-beta

Avivagen (TSX-V:VIV) has provided results of four new trials of OxC-beta livestock as a feed additive for swine in the Philippines and Vietnam, and broiler poultry in the Philippines and Spain.

In a new trial with the National Institute of Animal Sciences for Vietnam, the use of OxC-beta significantly improved the major commercial parameters of average daily gain (ADG), final body weight (FBW), feed conversion ratio (FCR) and rates of diarrhea and mortality, compared with non-supplemented animals.

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Avivagen begins trial of OxC-beta with UNAHCO

Avivagen (TSX-V:VIV) has started a trial with UNAHCO at the University of the Philippines Los Banos to measure the benefits of OxC-beta livestock as a feed additive for broiler poultry.

Trial design reflects a collaboration between Avivagen and UNAHCO and it will measure the benefits of OxC-beta on the performance and welfare of broiler poultry raised under typical local commercial production conditions for their full growth cycle.

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