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First speakers lineup for the Polyphenols Applications 2024 Congress in Milan: Shaping the future of polyphenols research

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Polyphenols Applications 2024


The 17th World Congress on Polyphenols Applications 2024 will be held on September 19-20 at the University of Milan, Italy.

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The 17th World Congress on Polyphenols Applications 2024 will be organized on September 19-20, 2024, at the Università degli Studi di Milano Statale in Italy. This conference aims to bridge the gap between the latest scientific research on polyphenols and their practical applications for promoting health and well-being, welcoming researchers, industry professionals, and academics to share novel insights and advancements in the field of polyphenols.

Polyphenols Applications Scientific Committee emphasized the importance of the event: “The study of polyphenols has made significant advances in recent years, and our understanding of their potential to improve human health continues to grow. This congress aims to share novel insights into polyphenols and their impact on human health, with the goal of translating scientific discoveries into real-world applications.”


Congress Agenda at a Glance

Keynote Speech – Polyphenols Applications 2024: Key Messages and Perspectives

Session 1 – Polyphenols in Health & Diseases: Mechanistic Insights & Perspectives

Session 2 – Polyphenols, Microbiota & Metabolites: Recent Advances & Translation

Session 3 – Polyphenols & Food Research: Recent Advances

Session 4 – Polyphenols Applications 2024: Future Directions and Emerging Research


First Speakers Lineup & Topics:

Daniele Del Rio, University of Parma, Italy – Polyphenols Applications: Key Messages and Perspectives

Doris Marko, University of Vienna, Austria – Polyphenols & Toxicity: All we need to know in 2024

Begoña Muguerza, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain – Crosstalk between Polyphenols and Biological Rhythms

Lianliang Liu, Ningbo University, China – Polyphenols, Satiety, and Gut Health: Bridging the Gut-Brain Connection

Alessandra Gambero, Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas, Brazil – Senolytic Drug and Polyphenol Combinations for Lung Disease

Alberto Davalos, University of Madrid, Spain – Plant-Derived Extracellular Vesicles as Nanocarriers: Therapeutic Potential

Sascha Venturelli, University of Hohenheim, Germany – Antiviral Activity of Polyphenols: Latest Developments

Juan A. Giménez-Bastida, CEBAS-CSIC, Spain – Angiogenesis as a Target of Dietary (Poly)phenols and Derived Metabolites

Jianbo Xiao, Vigo University, Spain – Polyphenols and Food Processing: The Critical Points

Monica Giusti, Ohio State University, USA – Novel Developments in Pyranoanthocyanin Research

Pasquale Filannino, University of Bari, Italy – Polyphenols & Fermented Food: The Optimization


Call for Abstracts: Share your Latest Polyphenols-Related Research

Polyphenols Applications 2024 is now accepting abstract submissions for short oral or poster presentations.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to the field of polyphenols research, the 17th World Congress on Polyphenols Applications 2024 will dedicate two awards to the best contributions: the Best Short Oral Presentation Award and the Best Poster Presentation Award.

These awards will honor researchers who have demonstrated excellence in their work and showcased innovative ideas that have the potential to significantly impact the understanding and application of polyphenols.

Abstract Submission Details.


For further details about the congress, including speakers, program, registration and abstract submission, please visit the website:

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