Dr. Jeffrey Hendricks has joined Lyxia as its Medical and Scientific Advisor. Dr. Hendricks received his medical degree from Michigan State University Medical School and currently serves as President and Chief Medical Advisor of M&M Labs LLC, Chief Medical Advisor of Alaska Spring Pharmaceuticals, President and CEO of Rize Performance Beverage, and has an active medical practice at Biogenesis Medical and Wellness Center. Dr. Hendricks was a researcher at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Human Genetics Lab, a research fellow at the Laboratory for Gene Transfer at the National Institutes of Health, and has served as medical director of Family Medicine, Integrative Medicine and Occupational Medicine at a number of organizations.
“Dr. Hendricks is well-known for his discovery of how subtle nutritional signals can dramatically affect disease risks through his study of nutrition biochemistry and epigenetics or nutrigenomics. In his clinical practice, Dr. Hendricks has developed multiple treatment protocols for cardiovascular disease, insulin resistance, and rheumatoid arthritis. Jeff is passionate about the use of simple, safe nutritional products to promote optimal health and has created numerous functional beverage, enhanced water, cosmetic, and dietary supplement formulations for specific health and wellness applications for both US and international brands,” says Wei Yu, Ph.D, President of Lyxia| Xiaozao Tech. “We are honored to have Jeff join our team as our Medical and Scientific Advisor and look forward to working with him to develop exciting nutritional and personal care products based on our Nannochloropsis EPA functional lipids and Botryococcus polysaccharides,” says Yu.