The 7th International Conference on Natural Products

The Beginning of Asian Wave


Plenary Speaker


Professor Peter Howe BSc (Sydney), MSc (Oxford), PhD (Monash), RNutr, FNSA

Recently appointed as Professor of Clinical Nutrition at the University of Southern Queensland, Peter is one of Australias most distinguished nutrition researchers. Formerly a Senior Principal Research Scientist in the CSIRO Division of Human Nutrition, his current appointments include: Emeritus Professor of Nutrition Research and convenor of the Clinical Nutrition Research Centre, University of Newcastle, Adjunct Professor at both the University of South Australia and the University of Adelaide and Chair of the Advisory Committee for Complementary Medicines in Australias Therapeutic Goods Administration. He is Founding and Emeritus Editor of Nutrients (IF 4.2) and a Fellow of the Nutrition Society of Australia.

With a multidisciplinary background of preclinical and clinical research in nutrition, cardiovascular physiology and neuroscience, Peter is an internationally recognised authority on health benefits of bioactive nutrients, especially omega-3 fatty acids. Peter has sought to strengthen the evidence base for health benefits of functional foods and nutraceuticals through collaborative partnerships with industry and has obtained >$17 million of research support from both govt. and private sectors. He has published 270 peer-reviewed papers with 7500 citations (H-index = 45).


Invited Speaker

Dr.Chutiwan Dechsakulwatana  Institute of Marine Science, Burapha University, Thailand

Development on Harvesting Technique of Bioactive Pigments from Marine Bacteria


Professor Inho Yang    Ocean Science & Technology School, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, Korea

New Marine Natural Products Sources: Extreme Environments


Professor Hyukjae Choi    College of Pharmacy, Yeungnam University, Korea

Discovery of Bioactive Natural Products from Marine Microbes


Professor Hyang-Yeol Lee    Department of Biotechnology, Korea National University of Transportation, Korea

Organic and Biosynthesis of b-Carbolines


Professor Jiradej Manosroi  North-Chiang Mai University and Manose Health and Beauty Research Center, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand

Thai Medicinal PlantRecipes from the Manosroi III Database Containing Opium, Marijuana, Kratom and Tobacco: Possible Applications and Commercialization in Modern Medicine




Professor Aranya Manosroi  North-Chiang Mai University and Manose Health and Beauty Research Center, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand

Thai Medicinal PlantRecipes from Manosroi III Database for Health and Beauty


Professor Jongsung Lee  Sungkyunkwan University, Korea

Stemness and Differentiation Potential-Recovery Effects of Sinapic Acid against Ultraviolet-A-Induced Damage through the Regulation of P38 MAPK and NF-B





Professo Tung-Hu Tsai National United University/ National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan


Monitoring Polyphenol by LC-MS/MS in Rat and Its Comparative Pharmacokinetics of a Single compound, Single Botanic Extract and Multiple Botanic Complex


Professor Ki Baik Hahm CHA University Medical School, Korea

Probiotic Kimchi as Prevention of Gastrointestinal Cancer


Dr. Jae Gyu Park  Pohang Technopark Foundation, Korea

Alcoholic Fatty Liver Damage Protection of Natural Products


Professor Pornthap Thanonkeo   Faculty of Technology, Khon Kaen University, Thailand

Isoflavonoids Production from Cell Culture of Pueraria candollei and Molecular Characterization of Genes Involved in Isoflavonoids Production





Dr. Bekir engin Eser    Department of Engineering, Aarhus University, Denmark


A Comparative Analysis of TwoFatty Acid Hydratases from L. Acidophilus: Site-Directed Mutagenesis Studies Define Key Amino Acids Responsible for Substrate Promiscuity and Regioselectivity



Dr. Sang Hyun Moh   BIO-FD&C Co., Ltd, Korea

Plant Stem Cell for Anti-Aging


Professor Surapol Natakankitkul  Chiang Mai University, Thailand

Antioxidant, Anti-Tyrosinase Activities and Formulation of Facial Mask from Kombucha Tea


Professor Bungorn sripandikulchai    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Khon Kaen University, Thailand

Anti-photo-aging potentials of Thai flower extracts


Professor Anton Bahtiar    Universitas Indonesia, Depok, Indonesia

Preclinical Studies of Ageratum conyzoides L. and Hedyotis corymbosa L. Extracts-Loaded Nanoparticle Gel on Papain Induced Osteoarthritis


Professor Soon-Mi Shim    Sejong University, Korea

Analysis of COMT Inhibitors from Plant Source and Its Impact on Bioavailablity of Phytochemicals


Dr. Yongmun Choi    GBSA, Korea

The Effects of Bupleurum falcatum on the Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy


Professor Sanggil Lee   Pukyong University, Korea

Analysis of Furocoumarins in Grapefruit and Their Metabolites in Plasma and Urine Using UPLC-MS/MS


Dr. Johann Sohn   SK Bioland, Korea

Development of Hepatoprotective Functional Food Using Garlic Extract Fermented with Lactic Acid Bacteria


Professor Arunporn Itharat    Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medcine, Thammasat University, Thailand

Reaerch on Thai Traditional Medicine for Women Health


Professor Nuanjan Jaiarre    Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Thammasat University, Thailand

Reaerch Research and Drug Development of Thai Traditional Remedies for NCDs Treatment


Professor Veerapol Kukongviriyapan    Department of Pharmacology, Khon Kaen University, Thailand

Rice Bran Extracts Provide Protective Effects on Diabetes Mellitus and Hypertension


Jennifer Tan Sok Lim   Chair of World Vegan Organisation (WVO)  Singapore

Going Vegan : The Path of the Future


Dr. Jin-Yong Kim  Dyne soze, Korea

Novel Multifunctional Natural Ingredient for Skin Care from Korean Native Plant


Yong-Kwan Kwon    Ministry of Food and Drug Safety,  Korea

Approval Procedure and Present Conditions of Functional Ingredient for Health Functional Food in Korea


Professor Vijittra Leardkamolkarn    Mahidol University, Thailand

The Potential Applications of Riceberry Rice-Bran Phytochemicals in Preventive and Clinical Medicine


Professor Sun Chul Kang    Department of Biotechnology, Daegu University,  Korea

In vitro and in vivo Anti-Angiogenic Potential of Carvacrol Nanoemulsion


Professor Somi Kim Cho   Department of Biotechnology, Jeju National Univesity, Korea

Anticanceractivities of the selected phytochemicals and their therapeutic implication in human gastric cancer cells


Professor Supayang Voravuthikunchai    Natural Product Research Center of Excellence, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand


A Path to IndustrialUtilization of Natural Products




Dr. Monthaka Teerachaisakul    Department of Thai Traditional and Alternative Medicine, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand

Current Policy and Strategic plan in Research andDevelopment of Herbal products and Traditional Medicine in Thailand: Challenge and Reform



Professor Krit Pongpirul    Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Thai Traditional Medicine Research Networking: Improvement of quality in TM research



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