To provide an open forum that brings together researchers from various scientific communities to present the latest research and discuss common themes and challenges to understanding the impacts of food bioactives on health.
The conference will be organised around a series of themes that are relevant to all food bioactives, including:
Latest evidence of the beneficial effects of food bioactives in humans
Bioavailability and metabolism
COST POSITIVe Session: Inter-individual variation in response to food bioactives
Mechanisms of action
Functional foods and health claims
Bioactive intakes and exposure, novel sources
Who should attend?
Researchers from academia and the agri-food sector with interests in the health benefits of food bioactives, health claims, functional foods and nutraceuticals.
APPNO 2016 will continue the tradition of holding biennial conferences in the Asia-Pacific region on Nutrigenomics and Nutrigenetics. It will also be the first conference in the series organised by APNNO since its foundation in May 2014.