The Glycemic Research Institute® is an Internationally Accredited Certifying Agent (IACA) under approval from the United States Federal Government, the Canadian government, and the United Kingdom government. Over a 25-year period, the Glycemic Research Institute® has earned an international reputation as the industry expert in today’s global food, beverage, Nutraceutical, and Pharmaceutical regulatory environment. The Glycemic Research Institute® is a Non-Profit organization providing a variety of Certifications backed by Board Approved Human In Vivo Clinical Trials.


As an accredited Certifying Agent under Federal government guidelines, the Glycemic Research Institute (GRI) is Registered and Certified by the United States, Canada and United Kingdom governments. Additionally, GRI conducts Human In Vivo Clinical Trials and Claim Substantiation worldwide, including EU, Japan, India, Asia, Africa, South America, Italy, Australia, and Canada. In 2009, the Glycemic Research Institute® opened its India branch (www.Glycemic.IN) to broaden country-specific Claim Substantiation and Clinical Trials for foods, beverages, Nutraceuticals, and Pharmaceuticals that originate in India. Understanding the metabolic properties of foods that constitute the typical India-diet is crucial to preventing diabetes and obesity.