Speaker @ IPC 2015

International Scientific Conference on Probiotics and Prebiotics (IPC 2015)
Budapest, Hungary

Prof. Wells presented the latest work of the ILSI Europe's Probiotics Task Force during a session dedicated to the intestinal barrier function at the International Scientific Conference on Probiotics and Prebiotics (IPC 2015).


Session 12: The Impact of Nutritional Interventions on Gut Barrier Function
25 June 2015, 15.15-16.55

Chair: Prof. Jerry Wells, Co-­Chair: Dr Andrew Foey

The Regulation of Gut Barrier Function and Potential Biomarkers
Prof. Jerry Wells

Intestinal Barrier Function in Relation to the Gut­‐brain Axis
Prof. Robert J Brummer

Contribution of E. Coli Pathobionts to Epithelial Barrier Dysfunction in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Prof. Karen Krogfelt

Epithelial Cell Production of B­-defensin-­2: The Inter-relationship between Probiotic Bacteria and Inflammatory Cytokines
Dr Andrew Foey


For more information on ILSI Europe's participation at IPC 2015, please contact our Scientific Project Manager, Dr Jackie Whyte.


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The full programme of IPC 2015 is available here.