What is LGG and BB-12 ?

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Lactobacillus LGG has been replicated from a human intestinal microbiota. It was discovered by Professors Gorbach and Goldin, giving name to the strain. BB-12 is a lactic-acid producing bacteria that comes from a proprietary dairy culture collection. When it was first classified, it was thought to belong to the species Bifidobacterium bifidum, which is where the “BB” came from. Though the classification has now changed to Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis, the name has not. LGG is a registered trademark of Valio Ltd. BB-12 is a registered trademark of Chr. Hansen
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USANA Health Sciences

Usana Health Sciences, Inc., or USANA, is a Utah-based multi-level marketing company that produces various nutritional products, dietary supplements and skincare products. Usana products, most of which are manufactured at the company’s West Valley City facility, are sold in 24 countries via a network of independent distributors (referred to as "associates"). Usana is the 24th largest multi-level marketing company in the world.  The company has sponsored and provided products to several athletic organizations.  USANA Nutrition Products Usana produces three product lines: Usana Nutritionals (Essentials, Optimizers, and Digestion/Detox nutritional supplements), Usana Diet & Energy (Reset meal replacement shakes, protein bars, and Rev3 energy drinks), and Sensé personal care (skin care, skin treatment, and hair & body care products). Usana manufactures 90% of its products in-house, including all of its tableted nutritional supplements. Some products from the Usana Nutritionals range are…
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