Narrowing the field: defining non-celiac wheat senstivity

A significant proportion of the world’s population has adverse reactions to wheat proteins. Celiac Disease and wheat allergies have been studied for decades, and their characteristics are well-enough understood that the disorders can be diagnosed and a treatment plan implemented. A major obstacle in treating non-celiac wheat sensitivity (NCWS) has been diagnosing the disorder, which […]

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Potential breakthrough treatment for Celiac Disease

You’ve heard of nanotechnology, but are you familiar with Nanomedicine? Nanomedicine is a fast-developing field, employing new, and newer, technologies to improve the targeted delivery of drugs and the repair of damaged cells. The development of these tiny robots is touching every aspect of medicine. We are most excited about the application of nanoparticles as […]

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The link between the lymphatic system and the brain

Unprecedented new research out of the University of Virginia Neuroscience Department has found a direct connection between the lymphatic system and the brain. Until this new study, it was accepted that the lymphatic system had been completely mapped. Antoine Louveau, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow at UVA, found through working with the brain of a mouse […]

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We’ll see you at Food Safety Summit 2015!

We’re excited to be participating in Food Safety Summit 2015. We’ll be showcasing GlutenTox Pro Surface and AlerTox Sticks. GlutenTox is a range of test kits, designed to detect gluten in a variety of applications. For facilities that produce both “traditional” and gluten-free items, ensuring that the manufacturing environment is free from traces of gluten […]

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Introducing our newest kit, GlutenTox Pro Surface!

Testing surfaces for gluten contamination? It’s never been easier! We are pleased to announce our newest test kit: GlutenTox Pro Surface is designed to meet demand for a surfaces-only test. Each kit comes with everything you need to conduct 50 environmental tests. Our more familiar kit, GlutenTox Pro, is still available and can be used […]

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Help us make room on our shelves!

We have a few extra GlutenTox Home tests with an expiration in January 2015 — so we’re having our best sale ever. The more you buy, the more you save: Normally we prefer to sell kits with at least 6 months’ time to expiry, but these GlutenTox Home tests are guaranteed through January 2015. How […]

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We’ll be at IAFP; will you?

If you didn’t get the chance to say hello at IFT last month, we hope you’ll visit us at IAFP in August! Emport, LLC is looking forward to showcasing our many quality control products at the International Association for Food Protection show in Indianapolis August 3-5. If you’ll be there as well, we invite you […]

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Dietary restrictions and the ADA

Did you know that individuals with celiac disease and food allergies are covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)? The landmark case was decided on back in 2012, and since then we’ve come a long way in raising the awareness of dangers of gluten for the celiac and gluten intolerant. In 2009, a group […]

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TTB speaks out about gluten-free beer labeling

Wondering how your gluten-free beer is affected by the FDA and the TTB? Last week, The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) announced that they have completed their review of the FDA’s ruling on gluten free labeling. They have updated their interim policy to remain consistent with the FDA August 2013 ruling. The […]

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