2012 ISAPP meeting program – updated September 20, 2012

2012 Meeting Participants

Plenary Lecture Session abstracts

Late Breaking News schedule

Student/Fellow Association

Photographs from the meeting (password ‘Dolan’)


Slides from Plenary Session (October 1)

Slides from Late Breaking News Session (October 1)


Slides from Wrap Up Session (October 3)

  1. Consensus group on what really is a prebiotic and why. Chair: Glenn Gibson, Co-chair: Bob Hutkins
  2. Translation of clinical evidence to recommendations. Chair: Dan Merenstein, Co-chair: Michael Cabana
  3. How can we manipulate the human gut microbiota to affect host metabolism? Chair: Fredrik Bäckhed, Co-chair: Patrice Cani
  4. How do the microbiota and pro/prebiotics influence nutritional status? Chair: Karen Scott, Co-chair: Nathalie Delzenne
  5. New opportunities for use of probiotics for the prevention and treatment of disease. Chair: Eamonn Quigley, Co-chair: Francisco Guarner
  6. How does genetic content and variability impact the safety and efficacy of probiotic microbes? Chair: Mary Ellen Sanders, Co-chair: Todd Klaenhammer

Special session slides: Categories of Probiotics, Gregor Reid.