Welcome to Bonn Polyphenols 2018

Andreas SchieberOn behalf of the International Society of Antioxidants in Nutrition and Health (ISANH) and the Scientific Committee, we are pleased to announce the organization of the 12th World Congress on Polyphenols Applications: Bonn Polyphenols 2018 to be held at the University of Bonn, Germany in September 26-28, 2018.

In 2018, the University of Bonn will celebrate its 200th anniversary, highlighting the achievements and offering a varied program of close to 100 events. We are very pleased that the Organizing Committee has decided to hold the 12th edition of the World Congress on Polyphenols Applications at the University of Bonn in this anniversary year.

Bonn Polyphenols 2018 will bring together experts from academia and industries to discuss the latest scientific advances in the field of polyphenols and their applications in food, pharmaceutical and medical sciences.

Among the preliminary topics of Bonn Polyphenols 2018:

  • Polyphenols-microbiome interactions
  • Bioavailability and metabolism of polyphenols
  • Polyphenols and neurodegenerative diseases
  • Technological and analytical aspects in polyphenol research (stability, authentication...)
  • Biotechnological production of phenolic compounds
  • Reactions of polyphenols in foods and model systems
  • Polyphenols as natural food additives (colorants, antioxidants, preservatives): From sources to applications

  • Polyphenols at the borderline of food and pharmaceutical/medical sciences
  • Sensory aspects of polyphenols
  • Toxicological aspects of polyphenols

  • Polyphenols 2018 innovations 

At the end of the conference, a discussion will be held about opportunities and challenges in polyphenol research: Polyphenols: Future Prospects of a Fascinating Class of Secondary Plant Metabolites.

We look forward to welcoming you at the University of Bonn for this special occasion!

Prof. Andreas Schieber
University of Bonn, Germany
President of Bonn Polyphenols 2018