November 18, 2020 — Johnson & Johnson Innovation announced today that Kondor Pharma and Inid Research Lab have been selected as the awardees in the Next In Naturals QuickFire Challenge on Immune-Support. A heightened awareness for the need to support your immune system throughout the year has resulted in an increased demand for products with immune-supporting and wholesome ingredients.
The challenge invited innovators to submit potential solutions inspired by nature that aim to support healthy immune systems in babies, children, or adults.
Kondor Pharma is developing clinically proven, natural products with immunomodulatory properties to support immune and cognitive health and to help people with inflammation-related ailments.
Inid Research Lab
Inid Research Lab has developed a patented technology for commercial-scale manufacturing of Glyteine, a dipeptide that converts into Glutathione –– an essential intracellular antioxidant. Optimal Glutathione levels are important for healthy immune systems and can neutralize any overproduction of free radicals. In clinical studies, Inid Research Lab’s unique biocatalytic process for Glyteine synthesis has proven effective at increasing cellular glutathione within 90 minutes.
 Nielsen U.S. xAOC POS $ Sales, Immunity Category L52W as of 5/30/2020