What does a nutraceutical consultant or expert do? The term “nutraceutical” is used to describe these medicinally or nutritionally functional foods. Nutraceuticals, also called medical foods, phytochemicals, functional foods and nutritional supplements, include such everyday products as “bio” yoghurts and fortified breakfast cereals, as well as vitamins, herbal remedies and even genetically modified foods and supplements. Nutraceuticals is the counterparts to pharmaceuticals, which are human-made imitations of some natural substances that the body needs to maintain health, fight disease, or provide the body with some ingredients it needs.
A nutraceutical expert or nutraceutical consultant is normally someone who has an education in chemistry or biology, and a background and experience in the food or pharmaceutical industries. Nutraceutical experts do many different things. Often they are called upon by companies expanding into nutraceuticals, or by investors trying to conduct due diligence related project. In matters involving nutraceutical related litigation, the nutraceutical consultant may serve as an expert witness to and assist the attorneys with better understanding the exact issues involved, and may testify in court about the nutraceutical related matters.
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