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  1. PIPELINE

    At Holista CollTech LTD (HCT) our pipeline of nutritional products research is supported by grants from the Malaysian government. We work with some of the leading universities and centers of natural products research. Our researchers, strategic alliance partners and universities partners continue to work to guarantee the most effective products for our customers.

    Our focus is on a broad range of unmet health and medical needs.

    Following our recent merger with the only OVINE collagen producer in the world, CollTech LTD, we have broadened our pipeline to include more promising opportunities in areas such as collagen and biopharmaceuticals.
  2. RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LOCATIONS

    No company in the world can do everything today. Collaboration is a vital part of our history and fundamental to everything we do. We share the vision with our collaborative partners for bringing innovative, natural products to consumers around the world.

    Our research is currently being carried out at the following academic institutions: -

    The University of Western Australia
      
    Functional Food Center - Oxford Brookes University


    Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu, India

    This is India’s oldest and largest herbal research institute. It was set up in 1948. It is a multi- disciplinary organization having the facility for advance product Chemistry, Pharmacology, Biotechnology and Botanical Sciences. The major areas of research include standardizing the agro technology of Medicinal and Aromatic plants, their propagation techniques, isolation of active fraction/s and single molecules from such plants. Screening for the bioactivity of these plants extracts/ fractions and molecules and exploiting the microbes for useful reactions.

    Collaboration Areas:

    • Kacip Fatima (Labisia pumila) Project
      • Extraction procedure
      • Identified standard for Kacip Fatima
      • Toxicology
      • Adaptogenic
      • Hepatoprotective
      • Immuno potentiating
    • Tongkat Ali (Eurycoma longifolia jack) Project
      • Extraction procedure
      • Adaptogenic
      • Identify potential on Tongkat Ali Leaves
    • Bioavailability Enhancement of Fish Oil
      • Screening of botanical coumpound to enhance the bioavailability of fish oil
       
    Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

    Council of Scientific and Industrial Research is a premier R&D organization of India, with a chain of 38 research laboratories spread all over India.It was constituted in 1942 by a resolution of the then Central Legislative Assembly. CSIR covers a wide spectrum of science and technology.

    Today CSIR is recognised as one of the world’s largest publicly funded R&D organisations having linkages to academia, R&D organisations and industry. CSIR’s 37 laboratories not only knit India into a giant network that impacts and add quality to the life of each and every Indian but CSIR is also party to the prestigious Global Research Alliance with the objective of applying global knowledge pool for global good through global funding. CSIR’s R&D portfolio embraces areas as diverse as Aerospace, Biotechnology, and Chemicals... indeed, almost the ABC-Z of Indian Science!
       
    Jamia Hamdard

    Jamia Hamdard begins with the establishment of a small Unani clinic in the year 1906 by Hakeem Hafiz Abdul Majeed, one of the well-known practitioners of Unani System of Medicine of his time. Hakeem Hafiz Abdul Majeed had a vision of making the practice of Unani Medicine into a scientific discipline so that Unani medicines could be dispensed in a more efficacious manner to patients

    Jamia Hamdard evolved to higher learning in Unani Medicine, Islamic Studies, Biosciences, Pharmacy, Nursing and other areas of knowledge by its founder as a means of fulfilling the objects of the wakf. Over a period of last ten years, Jamia Hamdard has emerged as an outstanding institution of higher learning with distinct and focused academic programmes

    Collaboration Areas:

    • Synergy of Kacip Fatima and Soy
    • Nano Collagen
    • Nano Turmeric for cosmetic purposes
    • Dental nanoparticles
    • Ophthalmic nanoparticles
       
    Tsinghua University

    Yangtze Delta Region Institute of Tsinghua University, Zhejiang is joinly founded by provincial government of Zhejiang and Tsinghua University, under commitments from both sides to leverage each other’s advantages and facilitate mutual development. Key laboratories, engineering research centers and post-dotorate station have been set up in fields such as advances manufacturing, information technology, biomedicine, environmental protection and marine development.

    Collaboration Areas:

    • Kacip Fatima - Optimizing/ maximizing propagation using Microenvironment Research
    • Tongkat Ali - Optimizing/ maximizing propagation using Microenvironment Research
       
    CEPP University Technology Malaysia

    Chemical Engineering Pilot Plant (CEPP) is a multi-purpose R&BD facility located at UTM campus, Skudai, Johor Darul Takzim. CEPP is a R&BD centre focuses on developing products and processes for the specialty chemical industry. It assists in the development of high value components and innovative processing technology for industries such as nutraceuticals, herbal, phytochemicals, flavour and fragrance, food ingredients, probiotics, biopesticides & biofertilizer.

    Collaboration Areas:

    • Kacip Fatima and antiaging effect on skin
    • Incorporation of actives of Kacip Fatima in an Ovine Collagen base for development of a cosmetic Antiaging Cream
       
    University Science Malaysia

    Universiti Sains Malaysia is an established leading university in Malaysia. It was given apex status (Accelerated Program for Excellence) on 27 August 2009. With the status, the university will be given access to resources that can improve facilities and attract experts.

    Collaboration Areas:

    • Development of stability and standardization protocol of extracting Halal ovine collagen
    • Development of products combining Halal ovine collagen with other natural substances
Last modified on :28 April 2017, 17:22