FORTIGEL® – keeps joints fit and mobile.
With its new product FORTIGEL®, GELITA has provided an ingredient for the regeneration of joint cartilage. Specially optimized collagen peptides have been proven to stimulate the growth of new joint cartilage cells, hence counteracting wear-and-tear effects on joints brought about by aging and mechanical stress. Products containing FORTIGEL®can make affected joints mobile again - thereby improving quality of life.
The efficacy of FORTIGEL®has been proven in numerousscientific studies. One of the latest, carried out at the Tufts Medical Center in Boston, has, for the first time in humans, shown the efficacy of FORTIGEL®by using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
The regeneration effect of FORTIGEL®on joint cartilage can be utilized in the most varied of products – dairy products, functional foods, food supplements and beverages.