Specialty Chemicals Magazine | Your Cosmetics are Unique

https://issuu.com | December 2017 Barbara Brockway, Director - Personal Care at Applied DNA Sciences, explains how to use a product's 'DNA' to secure and authenticate your cosmetics supply chain.

Innovate LI | Stock Deal, Textile Team-Up Top Biotech’s Big Week

www.innovateli.com | June 29th, 2017 By Gregory Zeller It’s been a busy and happy week for Applied DNA Sciences. Just days after trumpeting a new and potentially lucrative research partnership with Texas-based Aloe vera-products manufacturer Lily of the Desert, the Stony Brook-based supply-chain, anti-counterfeiting, anti-theft and product-authentication specialist announced Wednesday a $1.8 million private placement led by company [...]

Applied DNA and Lily of the Desert to Prove Aloe vera Origin and Authenticity in Finished Goods

Pilot study proves “Molecular SigNatures™” persist from the raw plant to the finished extracts and then to finished nutritional and personal care products. Inherent Aloe DNA does not suffice. 27 June, 2017 Release Details STONY BROOK, N.Y. (June 27, 2017) – Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (“Applied DNA,” “the company,” NASDAQ: APDN), has completed initial work [...]

Cosmetics Design | Elizabeth Schmalz Ferguson joins board of directors

www.cosmeticsdesign.com | May 18th 2017

Cosmetic Industry Veteran Elizabeth Schmalz Ferguson Joins Board of Directors

STONY BROOK, NY – May 15, 2017 — Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (Applied DNA, “the Company”) (NASDAQ: APDN), a provider of DNA-based supply-chain, anti-counterfeiting and anti-theft technology, product genotyping and DNA mass production for diagnostics, appointed Elizabeth M. Schmalz Ferguson to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective June 1, 2017. Ms. Ferguson was selected to [...]

Cosmetics Design Euro | New biomarker technology set to ‘secure beauty brands’ integrity’

www.cosmeticsdesign-europe.com | April 18th, 2017

Consumers Value Authenticated Aloe

Survey of over 2,000 Americans Reveals Majority of Customers Want to Buy Verified Aloe Release Details 3 March, 2017 Applied DNA Sciences released results from a recently commissioned survey of over 2,000 Americans regarding their attitudes toward misleadingly-labeled Aloe vera products and the importance of products with forensically verified ingredients. [...]

SigNature® Molecular Tags complement DNA Barcoding for identifying Aloe vera in complex formulations

Authors:  Barbara Brockway, Ph.D., Ben Liang, Ph.D., Yuhua Sun, Julia Krumsiek and James Hayward, Ph.D. Abstract Allegations have recently surfaced regarding the amount of Aloe vera contained in several finished products. In response to intense scrutiny from the press, several class action lawsuits have been filed against the manufacturers of these products. Applied DNA Sciences [...]

Three lessons for procuring authentic aloe

Fake aloe has been all over the news, thanks to a recent investigation by Bloomberg News. Samples tested at an independent laboratory showed that store-brand aloe products from Wal-Mart, CVS, Walgreens and Target did not contain the three primary chemical components — acemannan, malic acid and glucose — found in authentic aloe vera gel. When [...]

Pharmaceutical Processing | BioPharm Vertical Expands With Two Research Pilots of DNA Therapetuics

https://www.pharmpro.com | December 5, 2017 Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. has begun initial Research and Development pilots for the manufacture of DNA for use in DNA-based therapeutics for two companies. Several other companies have requested proposals for additional DNA-based therapeutics.