The 2nd international scientific conference of resveratrol and Health

Resveratrol 2012

Date Wednesday, December 05 - Friday, December 07, 2012
Location University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom
Organizers

Resveratrol2012 brings together the leading profiles globally to collect and summarize the last year's scientific work in the area of resveratrol.

The outcome is a selection of reports with the latest update in the area of resveratrol research globally with a recommendation for the coming year's scientific research and the use of resveratrol.

Topics that will be covered during the conference:

  • Resveratrol and cancer
  • Resveratrol and coronary-heart disease
  • Resveratrol and diabetes
  • Resveratrol and osteoporosis
  • Resveratrol and neuroprotection
  • Resveratrol and longevity
  • Resveratrol and inflammation
  • Delivery, absorption and metabolism of resveratrol
  • Combinatory effect of resveratrol and other components
  • Regulation of autophagy by resveratrol
  • Naturally occurring resveratrol and derivatives
  • New in vivo models for testing resveratrol

Scientific committee:

  • Ole Vang, Roskilde University, Roskilde, Denmark (chair)
  • Nihal Ahmad, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
  • Karen Brown, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
  • Dipak K. Das, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, USA
  • John M. Pezzuto, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, Hawaii, USA
  • Yogeshwer Shukla, Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow, India
  • Young-Joon Surh, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
  • Thomas Szekeres, Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Vienna, Austria

International Organizing Committee:

  • Nihal Ahmad, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
  • Yogeshwer Shukla, Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow, India (Chair of local organization)
  • KC Gupta, Director, CSIR-IITR, Lucknow India
  • Sami Sassi, CIL North, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Ole Vang, Roskilde University, Roskilde, Denmark
For more information visit www.resveratrol2012.eu