For those who want more details about the company, Mannatech, here you go:

  • founded in 1994 in Dallas, TX
  • trades on NASDAQ under the symbol MTEX
  • has State-of-the-Art analytical laboratory used by many PhD students from Dallas/Fort Worth as well as others for their research
  • owner of 130 patents world wide with more coming on stream soon
  • its flagship product, Ambrotose® is the based on the research in the field of carbohydrates (glycobiology or glycoscience)
  • owns the combination-of-matter patent on a carbohydrate product, with the then theory that this product improved cellular communication.
  • in 2009  a symposium  produced  studies  which  confirmed  Dr. McAnnally’s  theory  that  these  carbohydrates  do, in fact, improve cellular communication
  • in 2012 the National Academy of Science published a 209 page study that says that carbohydrates — also known as glycans, glyconutrients, saccharides, or simply as sugars — play central roles in many biological processes and have properties useful in an array of applications.
  • this whole field – glycobiology – is now taught in many universities and colleges throughout the world.
  • many double-blind placebo controlled studies have been published on our products.
  • their science web site contains more information
  • officially became a Social Entrepreneur Company in 2013 where proceeds from sales support the M5M program.
  • the world’s first Social Entrepreneur Company to offer financial rewards
  • Canada’s minister of health, Rona Ambrotose, announces a $27.3 mil grant to a glycomics research network to prevent and treat disease.
  • Outside validation can also be found here.