Jan. 12, 2014
Cre-Agri sued a competitor for infringement. Then a judge found the patents for anti-inflammatory supplements invalid to begin with.
Nov. 6, 2013
A new patent application proposes adding olive polyphenols in wound treatments based on umbilical cord stem cells.
Aug. 19, 2013
Among the international patents sought for olive oil and olive-related products, making donkey milk better for babies.
May. 10, 2013
Researchers at the USDA have found new ways to check olive oil authenticity, and a better way to process pomace.
Apr. 22, 2013
Spanish scientists claim they are close to offering “paternity tests" for virgin olive oil which would be a powerful ally against fraud.
Apr. 8, 2013
A new study suggested that adding water in the olive oil extraction process actually decreases yield.
Apr. 6, 2013
Antioxidant titans rosemary extract and virgin olive oil together reduce harmful acrylamides, Spanish researchers say.
Mar. 7, 2013
Researchers have mapped the transcriptome of the olive tree, a step that is hoped to improve efficiency and reduce cost of olive breeding.
Mar. 5, 2013
Researchers at the University of Jaén have developed software to improve the evaluation and classification of extra virgin olive oils.
Feb. 18, 2013
Olives are usually preserved with table salt but scientists have found a way to increase their nutritional value by adding zinc salt.
Feb. 10, 2013
Olive oil derived compounds may help prevent intestinal ischemia and reperfusion associated organ damage.