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Testing and detection of Artificial/Synthetic/Allopathic/Chemical ingredients in “Herbal/Ayurvedic” preparations

The essence of this blog is to encourage consumers to avail treatment and medication from authentic, accredited and licenced practitioners and treatment centres of Ayurveda. Diabetes mellitus is a medical condition caused due to insufficient production and secretion of insulin from the pancreas in case of Type-I diabetes, and defective response of insulin in Type-2 diabetes.

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FOODS & SWEETS: ATTENTION TO SAFETY AND HANDLING!!

SAFETY OF FOODS AND SWEETS Sweets are an integral part of any ritual in India – birth, wedding, festivals, success celebrations, auspicious visits to the temple, et cetera. While some sweet preparations are made at home, a majority of the sweets we indulge in are purchased from vendors or stores. Most milk based sweets such

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CURD WITH UNUSUAL THICKNESS & HIGH LEVEL OF PALMITIC ACID

CURD FROM NANDINI GOOD LIFE MILK WITH 42% PALMITIC ACID???! Curd or yogurt is a fermented product obtained from milk through the addition of bacterial cultures (Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. bulgaricus and Streptococcus thermophilus). These cultures ferment milk sugar, lactose to lactic acid giving the product its texture and characteristic tart flavor. Probiotic cultures of some other

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“PLASTIC RICE, PLASTIC SUGAR, PLASTIC EGGS, PLASTIC FOODS” RUMORS DEBUNKED BY RAMAIAH ADVANCED TESTING LAB

RAMAIAH ADVANCED TESTING LAB BECOMES THE FIRST ACCREDITED LAB TO DISSECT AND DESTROY ABSURD CLAIMS OF “PLASTIC RICE, PLASTIC SUGAR & PLASTIC EGGS” THROUGH A LIVE, PRACTICAL CHEMISTRY REALITY SHOW BASED ON SOLID, PROVEN SCIENTIFIC TESTING METHODOLOGIES Though claims of “plastic rice” being available in African countries have been existing since a few years and authorities

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MANGOES AND CHEMICAL RIPENING

Summer with its scorching heat, profuse sweating, bugging mosquitoes and other such discomforts, also brings pleasant memories of holidays, trips, swimming, beaches, and delicious mangoes. This season has witnessed an unusually early advent of mango varieties in the market, with some locations having them available as early as March. But along with this availability and

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RAPID POISON SCREENING BY INNOVATIVE FT-IR METHODOLOGY

A little kid was rushed into the ICU at a reputed hospital with suspected poisoning. The child had lost consciousness and was frothing at the mouth. The team of doctors at the ICU immediately rushed the ingested poison for poison screening to Ramaiah Advanced Testing Laboratory. Research scientists within our team then inferred based on

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TESTING, DETECTION, SCREENING & ANALYSIS OF STEROIDS IN “AYURVEDIC” DRUGS, AYUSH MEDICINES & HERBAL PRODUCTS

ULTRA-MODERN INSTRUMENTATION (FT-IR & LC-MS IN COMBINATION) AS OPPOSED TO CLASSICAL TECHNIQUES LIKE TLC TO DETECT AT SUB-MILLIGRAM LEVELS LET ALONE MICROGRAM AND ALSO DISTINGUISH BETWEEN NATURAL ALKALOIDS AND SYNTHETIC STEROIDS This article emphasizes the importance of avoiding un-authenticated products sold by un-licenced Quacks in the garb of “Ayurvedic” instant remedies. There are no “over-night”

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TESTING, SCREENING, QUANTITATIVE DETECTION & ANALYSIS OF HEAVY METALS, TOXIC ELEMENTS & POISONS IN AYURVEDIC DRUGS, AYUSH MEDICINES & HERBAL PRODUCTS

TESTING, QUANTITATIVE DETECTION, SCREENING AND ANALYSIS OF HEAVY METALS, POISONS, TOXIC ELEMENTS LIKE LEAD MERCURY ARSENIC CHROMIUM CADMIUM ETC PRESENT IN AYURVEDIC DRUGS, AYUSH MEDICINES, HERBAL PRODUCTS ETC BY ICP This article is intended to  – 1. Explain the benefits of ICP technology to test and quantify heavy metals vis-a-vis classical TLC or Physico-Chemical methods

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RATL BLOGS POT – “TESTING FINDS FOR ANALYTICAL MINDS”

DETECTION OF HEAVY METALS, STEROIDS, POISONS IN FOOD, WATER, FEED, AYUSH PRODUCTS BY ULTRA-MODERN ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES, INNOVATIVE INTERNATIONAL METHODOLOGIES & CONTEMPORARY INSTRUMENTATION Is my Drinking water potable? What are the parameters required to be tested to certify that the water is safe for drinking. What are the prescribed safe limits for Hardness, Salts, Heavy Metals?

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