Purchase, NY—Mayproannounced in a press release that L-92, a powdered food ingredient produced from a proprietary strain ofLactobacillus acidophilus, is now Non-GMO Project Verified.

Steve Yamada, founder and chairman of Maypro Group, said in the release: “We are really excited to have one of our ingredients become part of the Non-GMO Project Verified portfolio. We hope that we can continue verifying our line of ingredients.”

L-92, winner of the NutrAward for Best Functional Ingredient in 2016, is supported by 5 published double-blind placebo-controlled human clinical studies in both children and adults, according to the release. It has been shown to help manage psoriasis, allergic rhinitis, and cedar pollinosis.