• October 9, 2021

A look back at the trials and tribulations of a trial involving a popular protein-heavy breakfast supplement

In the fall of 2011, a trial that would define the company’s future was underway in the United States.The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had approved the supplement L-carnitine, marketed as the Muscle Milk Protein and Carnitine-Free Whey.Its main claim was that it helped boost energy, reduce fatigue, and boost blood flow in the muscles.L-Carnitina…

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How to make a great experiment: the ‘Shiori Experience’

The Shiori Experiments (SHA) program is a small, experimental laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania where researchers use human subjects in order to test theories about the universe. The team is trying to figure out how the universe was formed. Scientists have studied how stars form, and why they don’t form stars that can be found on…

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