Arcadia Biosciences Receives FDA Approval for SONOVA® GLA Safflower Oil in Cat Food

March 15th, 2019

SONOVA GLA offers cat food manufacturers a sustainable, plant-based source of essential omega-6 fatty acids DAVIS, Calif. (March 15, 2019) – Expanding on the United States Food And Drug Administration’s (FDA) 2017 approval of gamma linolenic acid (GLA) safflower oil as both safe and nutritious for use in canine diets, Arcadia Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKDA), an agricultural food ingredient company, today announced that the FDA has… More

GLA in pet food diet improves skin and coat health and reduces dependency on steroids to control atopic dermatitis. A whitepaper by by: Gia Fazio, Ph.D.

July 13th, 2018

A whitepaper by by: Gia Fazio, Ph.D. Abstract Atopic dermatitis manifests in dogs and cats causing dry, irritated, itchy skin and can lead to lesions that cause discomfort and require treatment with glucocorticoids and/or antihistamines. Aside from unwanted side effects, these medications do not prevent the issue from reoccurring. Multiple studies have shown that poly-unsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), including gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), added to a pet’s diet… More

U.S. FDA Publishes Final Rule Amending Food Regulations for Use of SONOVA® GLA Safflower Oil in Dog Food

August 15th, 2017

Arcadia Biosciences Launches Sales of SONOVA GLA Safflower Oil as a Healthy Ingredient and Rich Source of Omega-­6 Fatty Acids DAVIS, Calif. (August 15, 2017) – Arcadia Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKDA), an agricultural technology company, announced today that the U.S. Federal Register has published the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) approval of Arcadia’s food additive petition that its SONOVA® GLA safflower oil is safe and nutritious… More