Seaweed for Health 2018
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-18: Phase diagrams of hybrid carrageenan systems isolated from red seaweed Gigartina skottsbergii [More Info]
Herminia Domínguez
Noelia Flórez
María Dolores Torres
No location
18:00 - 19:00Connacht HotelRegistration at the Connacht Hotel [More Info]
Henrik Dyhr
19:00 - 22:00Connacht Hotel - Ryan RoomIcebreaker at the Connacht Hotel
08:45No locationSeaweed for Health Conference at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
09:20 - 10:00Room 994Keynote 1: Seaweed as prebiotic and the gut biome [More Info]
Stefan Kraan
10:00 - 10:10FoyerBreak [More Info]
10:10 - 11:10Room 994OR-01-Gut health/microbiome
10:10 - 10:30Room 994OR-01-01: Effects of the seaweeds, Laminaria digitata and Undaria pinnatifida on postprandial glucose, insulin and appetite in humans [More Info]
Mikkel Tullin
10:30 - 10:50Room 994OR-01-02: The Microbial Continuum: Do Dietary Seaweeds impact the Gut/Brain Axis? [More Info]
Melania Lynn Cornish
10:50 - 11:10Room 994OR-01-03: Identification and functional characterisation of antimicrobial peptides in seaweed [More Info]
Michela Caprani
10:10 - 11:10Room 995OR-02-Animal health
10:10 - 10:30Room 995OR-02-01: Improving immune transfer in poultry “thanks to algae” [More Info]
Maria Matard-Mann
10:30 - 10:50Room 995O2-02-02: Introducing 2019 International Seaweed Symposium, Jeju Island and 2021 Wando Seaweed Expo, Wando County, South Korea [More Info]
Jeong Ha Kim, Sungkyunkwan University
Jong Seung Lee, Sungkyunkwan University
10:50 - 11:10Room 995OR-02-03: Antimicrobial bioactives from seaweed, what role can they play in animal health? [More Info]
Stefan Kraan
11:10 - 11:40FoyerBreak [More Info]
11:40 - 12:20Room 994Keynote 2: The seaweed revolution, and the problem of naming seaweed species [More Info]
John J. Bolton
12:20 - 12:30FoyerBreak
12:30 - 13:30Room 994OR-03-Seaweed and others
12:30 - 12:50Room 994OR-03-01: Book presentation: "Those Curious and Delicious Seaweeds. A Fascinating Voyage from Biology to Gastronomy" [More Info]
Ignacio Hernandez
Fernando G. Brun
Juan Jose Vergara
12:50 - 13:10Room 994OR-03-02: Umami potential of brown seaweeds [More Info]
Ole G. Mouritsen
Lars Duelund
Mikael Agerlin Petersne
Anna Hartman
Michael Bom Frøst
13:10 - 13:30Room 994OR-03-03: The new international interactive seaweed member platform [More Info]
Susan Løvstad Holdt
12:30 - 13:30Room 995OR-04-Antioxidant and anti-enzymatic activity
12:30 - 12:50Room 995OR-04-01: Anti-aging activity of beach-cast macroalgae wracks from Macaronesia [More Info]
Maria Carmo Barreto
Gonçalo Rosa
Nuno Nunes
Miguel Ângelo Carvalho
Ana M. L. Seca
12:50 - 13:10Room 995OR-04-02: The influence of environmental conditions in the biochemical profile of wild and cultured Gracilaria gracilis [More Info]
Clélia Paulete Afonso
Teresa Maria Baptista
Ana Patrícia Correia
Marta Alexandra Freitas
Teresa Margarida Mouga
Maria Manuel Gil
Carla Sofia Tecelão
Susana Luísa Mendes
13:10 - 13:30Room 995OR-04-03: Bioactive potential of six brown algae (Fucales: Sargassaceae) from the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean [More Info]
Gina De La Fuente
13:30 - 14:30RestaurantLunch
14:30 - 15:50Room 994OR-05-Seaweed and others (Anti-inflammatory, alzeimers, anti-aggregation)
14:30 - 14:50Room 994OR-05-01: Field studies on the abundance, growth and biofouling of the harvestable red alga Vertebrata lanosa (Linnaeus) T.A.Christensen [More Info]
Mari Vold Bjordal
14:50 - 15:10Room 994OR-05-02: Antioxidant, anti-aggregation and dis-aggregation effects of Gracilaria gracilis and Ulva lactuca and their modulatory effect on cholinesterase and beta-secretase activities [More Info]
Tosin Abiola Olasehinde
15:30 - 15:50Room 994OR-05-04: Dietary Sargassum fusiforme improves memory and reduces amyloid plaque load in an Alzheimer's disease mouse model [More Info]
Monique T Mulder
14:30 - 15:50Room 995OR-06-Antioxidant and anti-enzymatic activity
14:30 - 14:50Room 995OR-06-01: UV photoprotection by red alga extracts with high content of polyphenols and mycosporine like amino acids [More Info]
Felix L. Figueroa
Felix Alvarez Gomez
Nathalie Korbee
14:50 - 15:10Room 995OR-06-02: Controlling lipid oxidation in skin care products with seaweed based antioxidants [More Info]
Ditte Hermund
15:10 - 15:30Room 995OR-06-03: Screening of antioxidant and cytotoxic activity of different Cystoseira amentacea var. stricta extracts [More Info]
Valentina Asnaghi
Gina De La Fuente
15:30 - 15:50Room 995OR-06-04: Extraction of bioactive fractions by subcritical water extraction from brown seaweeds [More Info]
Noelia Flórez-Fernández
María Dolores Torres
Herminia Domínguez
15:50 - 16:20FoyerBreak
16:20 - 17:00Room 994Keynote 3: Seaweeds in Health and Disease Prevention: A Way of Life [More Info]
Ira Arthur Levine
17:00 - 17:10FoyerBreak
17:10 - 18:20No locationKitchen demonstration - Prannie Rhatigan & Sally McKenna [More Info]
Prannie Rhatigan
Sally McKenna
17:10 - 18:20No locationKitchen-01: Practical ways to gain maximum health from using seaweeds [More Info]
Prannie Rhatigan
Sally McKenna
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-Poster Session
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-01: Antioxidant characterization and cosmetic application of extracts from brown alga Saccharina latissima [More Info]
Niruja Sivasubramaniam
Randi Neerup
Birgitte R Thomsen
Charlotte Jacobsen
Ditte Hermund
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-02: Polar extracts of Asparagopsis armata: anti-aging activity and chemical composition by LC-MS [More Info]
Ana M. L. Seca
Ana Rita Fonseca
José M. S. Ponte
Carmo Barreto
Diana C. G. A. Pinto
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-04: Carotenoids production by marine Rhodotorula using residual extract of the antioxidants extraction process from brown seaweed [More Info]
Allison Leyton
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-06: Optimization and validation of a spectrophotometric method for iodine content and evaluation of 22 marine macroalgae from Madeira archipelago [More Info]
Nuno Miguel Velosa Nunes
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-07: Gel Properties of Crude Agar from Underutilized Agarophytes Gracilaria salicornia and Gracilaria edulis in Sri Lanka [More Info]
Deepika Somasiri
Isuru Wijesekara
Indira Wickramasinghe
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-08: Geographic and life cycle phase variation of sulfated cell-wall polysaccharides from red seaweeds and implications for their commercial applications [More Info]
Karina Veliz
Nancy Paola Chandía
Martin Thiel
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-09: Population genetic studies of sugar kelp (Saccharina latissima) in Norway [More Info]
I. Kjersti Sjøtun
Kenneth Meland
Stein Fredriksen
Aleksander Handå
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-10: Using high performance counter current chromatography (HPCCC) to isolate phenolic fractions from previously processed Ascophyllum and Fucus samples [More Info]
Jessica M M Adams
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-11: Polyphenol content, antioxidant, α-amylase and α-glucosidase inhibition activities of ethanolic extracts from selected seaweeds collected from Baja California México [More Info]
Lucia Elizabeth Cruz-Suarez
Ana Rocio Muzquiz de la Garza
Mireya Tapia-Salazar
Maribel Maldonado-Muñiz
Julian Millan-de la Rosa
Janet Gutierrez-Uribe
Liliana Santos-Zea
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-12: Changes in the fecal microbiota of the white shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) generated by presence or absence of Ulva ohnoi in diet [More Info]
Denis Ricque-Marie
Elias Salce-Ruiz
Bruno Gomez-Gil
Julissa Enciso-Ibarra
Martha Nieto-Lopez
Mireya Tapia-Salazar
Lucia Elizabeth Cruz-Suarez
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-13: Seasonal, depth, and site variations of iodine in Faroese Saccharina latissima and Alaria esculenta cultivated offshore for food and feed [More Info]
Susan Løvstad Holdt
Urd Grandorf Bak
Kenneth Meland
Olavur Gregersen
Jens Jørgen Sloth
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-14: Mercury speciation in commercially important seaweeds using liquid chromatography cold vapor atomic fluorescence spectrometry (HPLC-CV-AFS) [More Info]
Liam Morrison
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-15: Asparagopsis armata dichloromethane extract: biological activity and chemical composition [More Info]
Ana M. L. Seca
Marie L. Lesenfants
Gonçalo P. Rosa
Carmo Barreto
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-16: Immunomodulatory and antioxidant activity of acidic polysaccharides from Laminaria ochroleuca, Porphyra umbilicalis and Gelidium corneum [More Info]
Ingrid Palica
Virginia Casas Arrojo
Mari Angeles Arrojo Agudo
Casimiro Cardenas
Sergei Dobretsov
Roberto Abdala
Felix L. Figueroa
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-17: Seaweeds as valuable source of lipids with beneficial effects for health and wellbeing undisclosed using lipidomic approaches [More Info]
Elisabete Valente da Costa
Tânia Melo
Andreia M. Rego
Ana S.P. Moreira
Diana Lopes
Pedro Domingues
Ricardo Calado
Rui Pereira
Maria Helena Abreu
Maria do Rosário Domingues
18:20 - 19:00No locationPO-01-18: Phase diagrams of hybrid carrageenan systems isolated from red seaweed Gigartina skottsbergii [More Info]
Herminia Domínguez
María Dolores Torres
Noelia Flórez
19:00 - 20:00No locationFree time at your leisure
20:00No locationPub night
08:45No locationSeaweed for Health Conference at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
09:00 - 09:40Room 994Keynote 4: Is Europe ready for seaweed? [More Info]
Susan Løvstad Holdt
09:40 - 09:50FoyerBreak [More Info]
09:50 - 10:50Room 994OR-07-Legislation, toxitcity and barriers
09:50 - 10:10Room 994OR-07-01: Quantification and feed to food transfer of total and inorganic arsenic from a commercial seaweed feed [More Info]
Michéal Sean Mac Monagail
10:10 - 10:30Room 994OR-07-02: Chemical hazards in seaweed [More Info]
Max Hansen
Pelle Thonning Olesen
Jens Jørgen Sloth
10:30 - 10:50Room 994OR-07-03: Dietary health effects of kelp in a rat model study [More Info]
Arne Duinker
Bjørn Liaset
09:50 - 10:50Room 995OR-08-Seaweed functional ingredients/for food
09:50 - 10:10Room 995OR-08-01: Influence of cooking processes on functional components of sea lettuce (Ulva laminar) [More Info]
Josefina Sánchez-García
Maria Jose Neira
Ana Roldán
Víctor Palacios
Ignacio Hernandez
10:10 - 10:30Room 995OR-08-02: Health benefits of seaweed ingredients in nutraceuticals and skin care products [More Info]
Rósa Jónsdóttir
Kolbrún Sveinsdóttir
Alfons Ramel
10:30 - 10:50Room 995OR-08-03: Fucoidan, an update on human applications [More Info]
Stefan Kraan
10:50 - 11:20FoyerBreak
11:20 - 12:00Room 994Keynote 5: Phycogastronomy for health [More Info]
Ole G. Mouritsen
Prannie Rhatigan
José Lucas Pérez Lloréns
12:00 - 12:10FoyerBreak
12:10 - 13:10Room 994OR-09-Seaweed functional ingredients/for food
12:10 - 12:30Room 994OR-09-01: Seaweeds from the Portuguese coast – a potential pool for antioxidant and anti-inflammatory applications [More Info]
Helena Melo Amaro
Tânia Tavares
Isabel Azevedo
Isabel Sousa-Pinto
Ana Catarina Guedes
12:30 - 12:50Room 994OR-09-02: Nutritional characterization of Chilean seaweeds species [More Info]
Marcela Avila
12:50 - 13:10Room 994OR-09-03: Biochemical diversity of 15 marine macroalgae from Madeira and Porto Santo islands: Assessment of its potential for food supplement application [More Info]
Nuno Miguel Velosa Nunes
12:10 - 13:10Room 995OR-10-Therapeutic
12:10 - 12:30Room 995OR-10-01: Therapeutic and Nutritional Uses of Algae [More Info]
Leonel Pereira
12:30 - 12:50Room 995OR-10-02: Correlating Common Health Disorders with Bioactives Found Present in Seaweeds [More Info]
Angela Grace Willard
12:50 - 13:13Room 995OR-10-03: SHARP - Cultivated seaweed for tasty and healthier “traditional” foods [More Info]
Maria Helena Abreu
Ana R. Circuncisão
Margarida Carmo
Celestino Gomes
Tânia Mendes
Catarina Marçal
Cátia Oliveira
Renata Amaral
Susana Mendes
Nuno Lobo
Rui Pereira
Artur M. S. Silva
Carla Monteiro
Susana Cardoso
13:10 - 14:10RestaurantLunch
14:10 - 15:10Room 994OR-11-Blooms and beach cast
14:10 - 14:30Room 994OR-11-01: Utilization of Ulva blooming biomass, starting from identification of species composition by DNA-barcoding [More Info]
14:30 - 14:50Room 994OR-11-02: Valorization of beach-cast macroalgae biomass as anticholinesterasic agents [More Info]
Maria Carmo Barreto
Gonçalo Rosa
Nuno Nunes
Sónia Ferraz
Miguel Ângelo Carvalho
Ana Maria Seca
14:50 - 15:10Room 994OR-11-03: Reviewing the worldwide seaweed harvest and aquaculture to determine its potential to integrate in the industrial production of biofunctional components obtained by biorefinery [More Info]
Nuno Miguel Velosa Nunes
14:10 - 15:10Room 995OR-12-Peptides and proteins
14:10 - 14:30Room 995OR-12-01: Enzymatic hydrolysis of seaweed to produce bioactive carbohydrates and peptides [More Info]
Maria Carmo Barreto
Duarte Toubarro
Nelson Simões
Gonçalo Rosa
Lidia Di Ghionno
14:30 - 14:50Room 995OR-12-02: Administration of protein hydrolysates from Palmaria palmata reduced food intake, and improved glycaemic parameters and lipid profiles in streptozotocin induced diabetic mice. [More Info]
Chris McLaughlin
Padraigin Harnedy
Finbarr O'Harte
14:50 - 15:10Room 995OR-12-03: Palmaria palmata: a potential source of bioactive peptides for management of hyperglycaemia. [More Info]
Padraigin Anne Harnedy
Christopher M McLaughlin
Vadivel Parthsarathy
Philip, J. Allsopp
Martina, B. O’Keeffe
Emeir, M. McSorley
Finbarr, P.M. O'Harte
Richard, J. FitzGerald
15:10 - 15:40FoyerBreak
15:40 - 16:20Room 994Keynote 6: Seaweed Iodine and Cancer [More Info]
Hazel Jane Teas
Lynn Cornish
Jens Jørgen Sloth
Susan Løvstad Holdt
16:20 - 16:30FoyerBreak
16:30 - 17:10Room 994OR-13-Anti-cancer and anti vira
16:30 - 16:50Room 994OR-13-01: Screening seaweed from Madeira archipelago to assess in vitro potential as anti-acetylcholinesterase, anti-butyrylcholinesterase and cytotoxic effect in human A549 lung cancer cellular line [More Info]
Nuno Miguel Velosa Nunes
16:50 - 17:10Room 994OR-13-02: Antiviral responses of Sargassum filipendula exposed to UV radiation: therapeutic potential source [More Info]
Luz Karime Polo
Fungyi Chow Ho
16:30 - 17:10Room 995OR-14-Seaweed and others
16:30 - 16:50Room 995OR-14-01: Overview on the use of ‘kaiso’ (seaweeds) for maintaining Japanese health: variety, new movements in the market and administration [More Info]
Daisuke Fujita
16:50 - 17:10Room 995OR-14-02: Activity of allelochemical compounds extracted from Asparagopsis species (Rhodophyta). [More Info]
Damiano Spagnuolo
17:10 - 17:40FoyerBreak
17:40 - 18:15Room 994Round table discussion
18:15 - 18:30Room 994Clossing Session
18:30 - 20:00No locationFree time at your leisure
20:00Hotel Meyrick - Connemara RoomConference Dinner at the Meyrick Hotel [More Info]