1st International Conference

Resveratrol and Health

Date Monday, September 13 - Thursday, September 16, 2010
Location Conference Center Konventum, Helsingør (Elsinore), Denmark
Organizers Fluxome A/S, IDA, Roskilde Universitet and Biokemisk Forening

The first international scientific conference of Resveratrol and Health will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark from 13th to 16th of September 2010.

The purpose of the conference is to collect and summarize the last year's scientific work. The expected outcome is a selection of reports with the latest update in the area of resveratrol research globally and a recommendation for the direction for coming year's scientific research.

Scientific committee

  • D.K. Das, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, USA
  • T. Szekeres, Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Vienna, Austria
  • A.J. Gescher, University of Leicester, UK
  • N. Ahmad, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
  • David A. Sinclair, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
  • Young-Joon Surh, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
  • Ole Vang, University of Roskilde, Roskilde, Denmark
  • J. Förster, Fluxome A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark

We welcome any party interested to participate on the planning and execution of the conference to contact info@resveratrol2010.com

For more information, updates and registration please visit www.resveratrol2010.com

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Program

Monday, September 13th

10.00- 20.00

Registration

 

Welcome

14.00- 15.00

Keynote-lecture: *John M. Pezutto: Breakthrough of resveratrol – cancer preventive effect

15.00 - 15.30

Break

15.30 – 18.00

Session 1 (Resveratrol and cancer)

5 x 30 min

Namasivayam Nalini: Chemoprevention in experimental animals
*Karen Brown:
Clinical experiments of resveratrol
*Hung-Yun Lin:
Resveratrol and apoptosis
*Thomas  Szekeres: Chemopreventive effect of resveratrol derivatives
*Bharat B.Aggarwal:
  Chemosensation of resveratrol

19.00-

Poster / Wine + Beer

20.00 -

Dinner

Tuesday, September 14th

8.30 - 9.30

Keynote-lecture: *Young-Joon Surh: Anti-inflammatory, antioxidative and anticarcinogenic effects of resveratrol and its analogs

9.30 - 10.30

Session 2 (Resveratrol and cancer)

2x 30 min

*Nihal Ahmad: Resveratrol in Cancer Management: Where we are and where go from here
*Yogeshwer Shukla: Resveratrol and cellular mechanisms of cancer*Yogeshwer Shukla: Resveratrol and cellular mechanisms of cancer

10.30 - 11.00

Break

11.00 - 12.30

Session 3 (Resveratrol and heart disease)

3x 30 min

*Dipak K. Das:
*Nilanjana Maulik: Resveratrol: expanding role in diabetic myocardium
*Joseph Wu:
Resveratrol - a cardioprotective substance

12.30 - 13.30

Lunch - break

13.30 – 14.30

Session 4 (Metabolism and stability of resveratrol)

2x 30 min

*Thomas Walle: Bioavailability of resveratrol
*Dominique Delmas
: Effect of degradation on the biological activity of resveratrol

 

14.30 – 15.30

Session 5 (Neuroprotective activity)

2x 30 min

*Tristan Richard: Neuroprotective properties of resveratrol and derivatives
Carlos-Alberto Gonçalves
, Protection of astroglial cells of resveratrol

15.30 – 16.00

Break

16.00 - 17.30

Session 6 – selected presentations

4x 20 min

TBA

17.30 – 18.30

Poster / Wine + Beer

20.00 -

Dinner

Wednesday, September 15th

8.30 - 9.30

Keynote-lecture *Joseph A. Baur: Resveratrol and life extension

9.30 - 10.30

Session 7 (Longevity / anti inflammation)

2x 30 min

*Anna Csiszar: Anti-inflammatory effect of resveratrol in relation to life extension
*Qing-Yong Ma:
Effect of resveratrol on acute and chronic pancreatitis

10.30 - 11.00

Break

11.00 - 12.30

Session 8 (Obesity, diabetes)

3x 30 min

Tomasz Szkudelski: Anti-diabetic effect of resveratrol?
*Carlos Canto: Mitochondrial modulating effect of resveratrol
*Clifton A. Baile:
 Modulation of fat metabolism by resveratrol

12.30 - 13.30

Lunch - break

13.30 - 15.00

Session 9 (Occurence and production of resveratrol)

3x 30 min

*J. Förster: Resveratrol produced in yeast
NN (DSM): Synthesis and toxicological evaluation of resveratrol
NN: Isolation of resveratrol from relevant extracts

15.00 - 15.30

Break

15.30 - 17.00

Session 10 – selected presentations

4x 20 min

TBA

18.30

End of conference

Thursday, 16th September
 9.00-16.00

Scientific group meeting - by invitation only

* Invitation accepted
Underscores: Members of the scientific committee