NAI settles prolonged beta alanine patent suit against Woodbolt

By Hank Schultz

Natural Alternatives International Inc. has settled one of its longest-standing patent infringement cases on its CarnoSyn beta-alanine ingredient. Defendant Woodbolt Distribution Inc. has agreed to a licensing arrangement in a case that has gone on for...

Beta-alanine is the rate-limiting precursor of carnosine, which is claimed to decrease fatigue in athletes.

DNP hits back at NAI in beta-alanine patent infringement row

By Elaine Watson

DNP International – the latest in a string of firms to be sued by Natural Alternatives International (NAI) for patent infringement over beta-alanine - insists the patent at issue is invalid and predicts it will “ultimately be vindicated” by the courts.


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