Brand Includes New Weight Management Genetic Test that Provides Evidence-Based Guidance on Best Diet and Exercise Choices for Individuals
WALTHAM, Mass., June 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Interleukin Genetics, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ILI) announced today the introduction of its new Inherent Health(TM) brand of genetic tests and related programs including the first-of-its-kind test for weight management that identifies an individual's genetic tendencies for weight gain and metabolism. The new Weight Management test includes personalized guidance on specific diet and exercise choices that may have highest impact on weight loss, based on the individual's genetic makeup. Available soon will also be web-based tools to help customers manage their weight. In addition to the Weight Management test, the Inherent Health brand offers customers a full suite of affordable, easy-to-use and meaningful genetic tests in heart health, bone health and nutritional needs, as well as PST(R), the periodontal disease risk assessment test. The products permit focused, personalized guidance for individuals looking for insights on specific lifestyle changes that can be made based on their genetic results to impact their health and wellness. The Inherent Health brand of genetic tests is now available online at www.inherenthealth.com.
"The interest level, usefulness and science of genetic testing have grown significantly over the past few years. We feel the launch of our Inherent Health brand of tests and programs, which focus on wellness and prevention, surpass what has become industry standard for many consumer focused genetic testing services or products," said Lewis H. Bender, CEO, Interleukin Genetics. "We believe that evidence found through multiple studies linking specific genetic variants t
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