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How CSI-type forensic science is enabling brands to satisfy consumers' desire for radical transparency Dr. Barbara Brockway, Director of Personal Care, Applied DNA Sciences April 17, 2018 Workshop Room G102-G103 9:15 - 9:45 Forensic science techniques offer the Cosmetic World, life-lines, to make it possible for the ''Transparency'' trend to become the ''Radical Transparency'', which is [...]

ACG signs MoU with Applied DNA Sciences to Enhance Capsule Authentication and Traceability Technology for Pharmaceutical and Nutraceutical Industry

Collaboration to help thwart counterfeits with molecular tagging of capsules STONY BROOK, N.Y., (February 26, 2018) – Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (“Applied DNA,” “the Company,” NASDAQ: APDN), and ACG have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will allow ACG to utilize Applied DNA’s proven SigNature® molecular tagging and authentication technologies to develop molecularly-tagged empty [...]

Specialty Chemicals Magazine | Your Cosmetics are Unique | 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 | 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 | 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’ | 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 [...]