Author: <span>Esperer Nutrition</span>

Gaps & opportunities for nutrition research in relation to non-communicable diseases

Gaps & opportunities for nutrition research in relation to non-communicable diseases

It is ironic how little the society is aware about the right nutritional approach despite food being such a big part of our lives. A right diet plan not only keeps one energized and fit but also keeps non-communicable diseases (NCDs) — like diabetes, cancer, cardiovascular diseases, kidney stone, anemia, among others — at bay. A very crucial reason behind this lack of awareness regarding the right nutritional foods is the lack of comprehensive researches in regards to nutrition. At […]

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Risk Factors for Thyroid Cancer: Review Focused on Nutritional Factors

Risk Factors for Thyroid Cancer: Review Focused on Nutritional Factors

Before the Industrial Revolution, processed iodine salt was hardly available in the markets and due to lack of the nutrient, a large population succumbed to the deadly thyroid cancer. Almost a century after, the picture relating to thyroid cancer hasn’t changed much. Even today, the regions consisting of population with inadequate iodine intake are witnessing a rapid increase in the cases of thyroid cancer. This form of endocrine cancer, which is one of the most common malignancies, accounts for 2% […]

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Nutrigenetics and its role in research on possible GI cancer cure

Nutrigenetics and its role in research on possible GI cancer cure

Nutrigenetics, in the last one decade, has become the buzz word for nutrition specialists and researchers working on disease prevention. It plays a significant role in ensuring well-being by providing indispensable nutritional recommendations. However, comprehending nutrigenetics can be a tedious as it requires a deep apprehension of genetics, nutrition and biochemistry. This is one of the many reasons why one rarely comes across people who admire the prominence of nutrigenetics in the reduction of severity of diseases and health optimization. […]

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Nutrition and Pediatric Oncology

Nutrition and Pediatric Oncology

Nutrition deficiency among cancer-ridden children is a major deterrent in the way of their recovery. Estimates by Indian Cancer Society indicates that each year, 50,000 children and adolescents in the age group 0 to 19 years will be diagnosed with cancer in India. Paediatric oncologists believe that an early diagnosis and treatment of cancer in children has a favourable chance of being cured. A strong nutritional care program, however, is undeniably, the need of the hour. The data available with the Indian […]

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Healthcare startup Esperer Nutrition raises funds from Zenfold Ventures

Healthcare startup Esperer Nutrition raises funds from Zenfold Ventures

Healthtech startup Esperer Nutrition (EON) on Wednesday announced that it had raised funds from strategic investment and venture builder firm Zenfold Ventures. EON brings in a comprehensive nutritional portfolio to oncology. With the freshly raised funds, EON plans to expand to the US and European markets, and build a world-class talent pool. EON has already expanded its team of experts in scientific and R&D departments, and plans to add key people in finance and marketing, and supply chain.

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Healthcare startup Esperer Nutrition raises funding from Zenfold Ventures

Healthcare startup Esperer Nutrition raises funding from Zenfold Ventures

Esperer Nutrition Pvt. Ltd, which provides nutritional therapy for cancer patients, on Wednesday said it has raised funding from Zenfold Ventures. Raktim Chattopadhyay, founder and CEO at Esperer, said in a statement the company will use the fresh capital to expand in the US and European markets and hire key people in finance, marketing and supply chain. He, however, did not disclose the financial details of the transaction.

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