Antibiotic Resistant

| November 19, 2019

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Antimicrobial resistance is the ability of a microbe to resist the effects of medication that once could successfully treat the microbe.

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Quest Nutra Pharma Group

Quest Nutra Pharma is a manufacturer of nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals, food supplements, botanical extracts and flavours, with factories and entities in the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates. The group has its own brands of nutraceuticals and pharmaceuticals, offers contract manufacturing services to other businesses, and also supplies the pharmaceutical, agricultural and food industries with flavours and botanical extracts. The operating entities within the group consist of Quest Vitamins Ltd, Quest Ingredients Ltd (formerly Flavex International Ltd) and Quest Middle East FZE. The factories within the group are certified with pharmaceutical-grade GMP by the UK's Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) and by other regulators around the world. The factories also have certifications for BRC Grade A, ISO 9001, FEMAS and SEDEX.

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Quest Nutra Pharma Group

Quest Nutra Pharma is a manufacturer of nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals, food supplements, botanical extracts and flavours, with factories and entities in the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates. The group has its own brands of nutraceuticals and pharmaceuticals, offers contract manufacturing services to other businesses, and also supplies the pharmaceutical, agricultural and food industries with flavours and botanical extracts. The operating entities within the group consist of Quest Vitamins Ltd, Quest Ingredients Ltd (formerly Flavex International Ltd) and Quest Middle East FZE. The factories within the group are certified with pharmaceutical-grade GMP by the UK's Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) and by other regulators around the world. The factories also have certifications for BRC Grade A, ISO 9001, FEMAS and SEDEX.

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