The Singapore Israel Industrial R&D Foundation

AP Nutripharm Pte Ltd

AP Nutripharm Pte Ltd

Company: AP Nutripharm Pte Ltd
Name: Dr Mark Xu
Designation: CEO
Country: Singapore
Address: -
Tel: +65 67752811
Mobile: -
Fax: -
Technology Classification: Biotechnology
Main Business Activity: Multimedia Analytics and Surveillance

Company Profile, Products & Technologies, Target Market:

Established in November, 2002, previously known as Auric Pacific Nutritech Pte Ltd, renamed in 16 March, 2007, AP Nutripharm Pte Ltd (APN) is the Singapore based biotechnology and fermentation company with its major business to undertake research and development, manufacture and distribute medicinal fungal ingredients, health/functional foods and beverages, OTC, animal nutritional in particular alternative antibiotic growth promoters (AGPs), pharmaceutical ingredients and skincare ingredients.

Brief description of proposed R&D project:

Cordyceps sinensis was reported to have anti-fungal activity, particularly to the strains of the dermatophytes, a group of three genera of fungi that commonly cause skin disease of people and animals. These are the Epidermophyton, Trichophyton and Microsporum. It has been observed in APN factory that the workers who have touched the cordyceps cellular materials all the time show their hand skin of whitening and glossy, and black spots disappeared. In the proposed project, we would like to prove the whitening and anti-dermatophytes effects of cordyceps scientifically, and formulate the cordyceps into the cosmetic products.

Desired Profile of R&D Partner and its role in the proposed project:

A cosmetic company who is able to help in human clinical trials in cordyceps ingredients and in formulation of cordyceps contained cosmetic products.

R&D Partner Search

SIIRD promotes, facilitates and funds joint industrial R&D collaboration between Singapore-based companies and Israel-based companies.

R&D Partner Search Request Form

Please complete the 'R&D Partner Search Request Form' if your company is interested to search for technology partner in Singapore or Israel for joint R&D collaboration.

Our offices in Singapore and Israel will attempt to do a matching and make initial contact with any company which might be of interest to you.

The form will only be used for the purpose of matching potential R&D collaboration partners in Singapore and Israel under the SIIRD programme.

Companies who have been matched and who would like to jointly apply for funding for research and development  activities can do so by following the instructions in the  Proposal Submission page.

Alternatively, companies can refer to the lists of companies from Singapore and Israel who have indicated interest to look for R&D partners. Please contact the SIIRD Management if you have identified suitable partners from the lists and we will link you up with the relevant parties. Please refer to the hyperlinks above for access to the lists.

"Our cooperation with APN Nutripharm in Singapore brings us very close to a new cosmetic product for the exciting Asian market. SIIRD brought us together, and through its continuous support we benefit from the technological and marketing synergy of both companies."
- Mr. Eyal Weinstein, CEO
Leorex Ltd