Nestle's (NSRGY.PK -0.4%) Health Science subsidiary ventures into the market for medical foods...

|About: Nestle S.A. ADR (NSRGY)|By:, SA News Editor

Nestle's (NSRGY.PK -0.4%) Health Science subsidiary ventures into the market for medical foods used to combat depression, agreeing to buy U.S. medical foods company Pamlab for an undisclosed sum. Pamlab makes combinations of vitamins that are used in conjunction with conventional drugs to help patients suffering from depression, as well as other maladies linked to brain and metabolic healthcare such as diabetic peripheral neuropathy, dementia, depression and high-risk pregnancy.