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Cambrooke Therapeutics is the world’s largest supplier of food for people with PKU, or phenylketonuria, a genetic metabolic disease that prevents the body from breaking down an amino acid called phenylalanine, or Phe, that makes up protein. Here are some products:
A powdered formula to be mixed with water. Made with a natural protein, from whey, that has almost no Phe.
Ingredients include yuca, sweet potatoes, red bell peppers.
Pasta is made from cornstarch and potato starch, since wheat flour has too much protein.