Oragenics To Present Oral Care Probiotics Seminar at SupplySide MarketPlace 2013
TAMPA, Fla.-- Oragenics, Inc. (NYSE:MKT: OGEN) today announced that Dr. Martin Handfield, Vice President of R&D for Oragenics, will be presenting a seminar entitled “Oral Care Probiotics Development” on Tuesday, April 30th at 5:00 pm at the SupplySide MarketPlace 2013, taking place from April 30 – May 2 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York, NY. SupplySide MarketPlace 2013 brings together the buyers and sellers that drive the dietary supplement, food, beverage, personal care, cosmetic and animal nutrition marketplaces. The Oragenics seminar is part of a practical short course entitled “Pre- & Probiotics Americas 2013: Pre- & Probiotics - Market, Science, Regulations and Applications” and will focus on describing the fundamental basis of oral probiotics, as well as highlighting the competitive advantage of the Oragenics line of oral care products.
Dr. John N. Bonfiglio, President and CEO, Oragenics, Inc., stated, “Dr Handfield will educate the attendees on the benefits of oral probiotics in maintaining good oral health and balance. He will outline the advantages of the Oragenics proprietary oral probiotic blend – ProBiora3®, which contains three strains of bacteria specifically chosen to work in the oral cavity.”
About Oragenics, Inc.
Oragenics, Inc. is focused on becoming the world leader in novel antibiotics against infectious disease and probiotics for oral health for humans and pets. Oragenics has established an exclusive worldwide channel collaboration for lantibiotics, a novel class of broad spectrum antibiotics, with Intrexon Corporation Inc., a synthetic biology company. The collaboration will allow Oragenics access to Intrexon's proprietary technologies with the idea of accelerating the development of much needed new antibiotics that will work against resistant strains of bacteria. Oragenics also develops, markets and sells proprietary probiotics specifically designed to enhance oral health for humans and pets, under the brand names Evora and ProBiora in over 13 countries worldwide.
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Released April 30, 2013