After Resveratrol meeting 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2014, it is a great pleasure to invite you to participate in Resveratrol 2015 meeting that will be held on 02-03 November in Dijon, France at the University of Burgundy "Maison des Sciences de l'Homme" (see here).
Resveratrol (trans-3,4’5-trihydroxystilbene), a main wine microcomponent, possesses a myriad of beneficial effects and acts at multiple levels such as cellular signaling, enzymatic pathways, apoptosis and gene expression to prevent or to fight coronary heart damages, cancers and degenerative diseases. The proofs of the health effects of resveratrol in humans are still under its way but the animal experiments are very promising.
During the 1½-day Resveratrol2015 meeting in Dijon, International and national speakers will give stimulating presentations on resveratrol relative to its bioproduction, its role in the grapevine ecosystem and the new discovers in health effects. Data presented during the two-day meeting will be the latest updates of scientific findings in resveratrol-science.
Every main session will be opened by international scientists will highlight the following strategic subjects:
- Resveratrol, Metabolism and Obesity
- Resveratrol and Cardiovascular diseases
- Production of Resveratrol and Derivatives
- Resveratrol and eyes
- Resveratrol and Cancers
- Resveratrol and Inflammation – Immunity
- Resveratrol and Degenerescence - Aging
During the conference, there will also be organized poster sessions again promoting exchanges of knowledge between participants. Prices of the best communications will be awarded. Young scientists and PhD students are welcome to participate in the meeting and share their research in the resveratrol field (short oral or poster presentations).
Companies as well are welcome to participate as well as sponsors and / or with exhibitions.
Furthermore, this conference will be followed on Wednesday morning by a "wine congress tours" to discover our wine region to delegates with a visit Burgundy terroirs as well as prestigious reputations cellars
A tour will allow you to discover a part of the exceptional vineyard of Burgundy. A bus will drive you to “Côte de Nuits”, known for its exceptional red wines elaborated with Pinot noir. You will go through typical burgundy villages with houses covered with colored tiles, admire the famous “Chateau du Clos Vougeot” located in the heart of the vineyard and see the hill covered by vines... You will finally be welcome for a visit in a domain where the producer will share with you its experience and passion for vine and wine, and propose you to taste his wines.
This meeting will be held under the patronage of the UNESCO Chair "Culture and Traditions of Wine" and will be one of the first events under the auspices of the newly established Excellence Cluster Vine and Wine of Burgundy in Dijon. Resveratrol2015 meeting is the regional European meeting following Resveratrol2010, -2012 and -2014 International meetings.
We look forward you in lovely Dijon for this special event
The organizing Committee