Fifth international congress of Translational Research in Human Nutrition



Professional Congress Organizer:

21 Rue de la Varenne
63122 Ceyrat – France
Tel: 33 4 73 61 51 88
Isabelle Prévot Combrisson

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       8:00 am-9:00am: Welcome registration

       9:00 am-9:30 am: Opening and welcome session

      9:30 am-11:00 am: Symposium 1. Integrative and systems biology

                  Chairs: K. Poutanen (Finland) – K. Clément (France)

  • 09:30 am-10:00am: Developing 21st Century Translational Research Strategies
                                   J Kaput
    Nestle Inst Health Sci, Switzerland

  • 10:00 am-10:30 am: The role of metabolic profiling in characterising nutritional
                                     and lifestyle interventions

                                     E Holmes
    Imperial College, United Kingdom


10:30 am – 11:00 am: Coffee break and exhibition visit


     11:00 am-12:30 pm: Symposium 2. Toward personalized nutrition

                                         Chairs: J. Kaput (Switzerland) – J-M. Ordovas (USA)

  • 11:00 am-11:30 am: My nutrition- mouth, mind and metabolism
                                     K Poutanen
    VTT, Finland

  • 11:30 am-12:00pm: The effect of genetic information on food intake
                                    A El-Sohemy
    University of Toronto, Canada

  • 12:00 pm-12:30 pm: Metabolic profiling in a move towards peronalised
                                     L Brennan
    University College of Dublin, Ireland


12:30 pm – 2:00 pm: Lunch


      2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Poster session 1

      3:00 pm-3: 30pm: Satellite communication - Waters

                                         Targeted and untargeted lipidomics reveal unique lipid profile in
                                         "Omega -3 transgenic Mice
                                         G. Astarita
Waters Corporation, Milford, MA, USA

      3:30 pm-5:40 pm: Symposium 3. Clinical implications

                                       Chairs: R. Casabury (USA) – N. Cano (France)

  • 03:30 pm-4:00 pm: Genetic/ epigenetic diet interactions and
                                   cardiovascular risk factors
                                   JM Ordovas
    Tufts, Boston, USA

  • 04:00 pm-04:30 pm: Adipose tissue expandability, lipotoxicity and the metabolic
                                     A Vidal-Puig
    Univeristy of Cambridge, UK

  • 04:30 pm-05:00 pm: Systems medicine of respiratory diseases: interplay of energy
                                     metabolism, nutrition and exercise,
                                     C Auffray
    CNRS - EISBM, Lyon, France


                                      Selected outstanding abstracts

  • 05:00 pm-05:20 pm: Redox regulation of metabolic function in liver, fat and B cells affects glucose homeostasis, lipid handing and insulin secretion
                                     B. Corkey
    Boston University School of Medicine, USA

  • 05:20 pm-05:40 pm:  Modern Metabolomic Approches in Translational
                               Research for Diabetes
                                      T. Shafizadeh Lipomics, USA



Gala dinner - departure at 7:pm from the Centre Diocésain de Pastorale



       8:00 am-8:30 am: Welcome registration


       8:30 am-10:00 am: Symposium 4. Integrated metabolite analysis

                                          Chairs: L. Brennan (Irland) – B. Comte (France)

  • 08:30 am-09:00 am: Nutritional systems biology - a metabolomics perspective
                                     M Orešič
    VTT, Finland

  • 09:00 am-09:30 am: Metabolomic strategies in clinical research from diet
                                     to uncovering disease risk biomarkers
                                     C Andres-Lacueva
    University of Barcelona, Spain

  • 09:30 am-10:00 am: Food metabolomics applied in cohorts to accelerate
                                     the discovery of nutritional biomarkers
                                     C Manach
    INRA, Clermont-Fd, France


10:00 am – 10:30 am: Coffee break


    10:30 am-12:00 pm: Symposium 5. Selected outstanding abstracts

                                        Chairs: H. Daniel (Germany) – D. Milenkovic (France)

  • 10:30 am-10:50 am :Acute consumption of flavan 3-ol-enriced dark
                                    chocolate affects human endogenous metabolism
    G. Le Gall Institute of Food Research, Norwich, UK

  • 10:50 am-11:10 am: Do we pee what we eat? Estimating compliance to
                                    dietary patterns from urine fingerprints
    M-B Schmidt Andersen Univeristy of Copenhagen, Denmark

  • 11:10 am-11:30 am: Dynamics of human postprandial metabolism in lean and obese
                                    subjects- the blood as a source of nutritional health biomarkers
                                     G. Vergères 
    Agroscope, Berne, Switzerland

  • 11:30 am-11:50 am:A metabolomic exploration of the urinary metabolome to identify
                                    novel biomarkers of dietary intake in the European Prospective
                                    Investigation on Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort
    W. Edmands International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Lyon,


       11:50 am-12:30 pm: Poster session 2


12:30 pm – 2:00 pm: Lunch



       2:00 pm-4:00 pm: Symposium 6. Integrated approach to nutritional disease
                                      and disease-related malnutrition

                                        Chairs: E. Holmes (UK) – M. Laville (France)


  • 02:00 pm-02:30 pm: From man to worms: systems approaches tested
                                     H Daniel
    Technische Universität Munich, Germany

  • 02:30 pm-03:00 pm: In Search of an effective therapy for COPD cachexia
                                     R Casaburi
    , Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at
                                     Harbor- UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California, USA

  • 03:00 pm-03:30 pm: "Omics" approaches to understand the complex nature of
                                      K Clément
    Institute of Cardiometabolism & Nutrition,
                                      Paris, France

  • 03:30 pm-04:00 pm: Use of nutrigenomics in understanding mechanisms 
                                     underlying the vascular protective effects of dietary polyphenols
                                     D Milenkovic
    INRA, Clermont-Fd, France


  • 4:30pm Guide Tour of Clermont-Ferrand - Departure from the Centre Diocésain de Pastorale