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GRN No. 41

DHASCO (docosahexaenoic acid-rich single-cell oil) and ARASCO (arachidonic acid-rich single-cell oil)

Intended Use: Provide DHASCO (as a source of docosahexaenoic acid) and ARASCO (as a source of arachidonic acid) in term infant formula, at a maximum level of 1.25 percent each of the total dietary fat and at a ratio ranging from 1:1 to 1:2 (DHASCO:ARASCO)
Basis: Scientific procedures
Notifier: Martek Biosciences Corporation
Notifier Address: 6480 Dobbin Road; Columbia, MD 21045
Date of filing: Mar 1, 2000
GRAS Notice (releasable information): GRN 41 (in PDF)
Date of closure: May 17, 2001
FDA's Letter: FDA has no questions