In this health video you will learn about the company sigma-tau, health sciences.
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Tom Audette: Can you tell us a little bit about Sigma-tau? What they do? The history of the company and so on? Ken Hassen: Sure! Sigma-tau is a pharmaceutical company that was started oh, going on 40-years-ago. They are situated in Rome, Italy, and they are generally considered the category leader in metabolic research in regards to the inner functions of cell and cell energy. Tom Audette: Sigma-tau really specializes in the L-carnitine? Can you tell us a little bit about that? Ken Hassen: We are considered to be the innovators for the modern forms of L-Carnitine that are in the markets. So we've developed most of the processes came up with the validation for them, the scale ups, and both for the pharmaceutical industry for which Carnitine is an integral product as well as for the nutritional supplement industry where Carnitine in various forms are used extensively throughout the world.