Plenary Lecturers

Opening Lecture

Asakawa
Yoshinori Asakawa (Tokushima Bunri University, Japan)
Polyphenols in Bryophytes: Their Structures, Biological Activity, and Bio- and Total Synthesis

Closing Lecture

Tadao-Kondo
Tadao Kondo (Nagoya University, Japan)

Anthocyanin chemistry in flower color development


President’s Choice Special Lecture

miyakoshi
Tetsuo Miyakoshi (Meiji University, Japan)

Traditional culture and chemistry of Japanese urushi lacquer


GP Scientific Prize Lecture

Dangles
Olivier Dangles (University of Avignon, France)

The physical chemistry of polyphenols through examples illustrating their versatile reactivity in plant, food and humans

Tannin Award Lecture

Kolodziej
Herbert Kolodziej (Free University of Berlin, Germany)

Epicatechin-based Oligomers and Their Contribution to Vasorelaxation in Porcine Coronary Arteries


Plenary lecturers

Topic 1

Vincent
Vincent Chiang (North Carolina State University, USA)Systems regulation of monolignol biosynthesis for lignin quantity and chemical structure
Wolfender
Jean-Luc Wolfender (University of Geneva, Switzerland)The quest for high resolution in natural crude extract profiling : implication in natural product research and metabolomics

Topic 2

長谷
Yoshihiro Hase (Japan Atomic Energy Agency, Japan)Efficient induction of flower color variation with ion-beam mutagenesis and genetic information
Mandy Walker
Mandy Walker (CSIRO, Australia)Manipulating flavonoid synthesis in grapevine

Topic 3

muday
Gloria Muday (Wake Forest University, USA)Identification of the roles of flavonols in growth and development in Arabidopsis and tomato using genetic approaches
Laigeng_Li
Laigeng Li (Shanghai Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, China)Different properties of 4CLs in rice mediate new monolignol biosynthesis pathways

Topic 4

Kroon
Paul Kroon (Institute of Food Research, UK)Linking the bioavailability of dietary polyphenols to mechanisms and physiological effects in humans
hara
Hideaki Hara (Gifu Pharmaceutical University, Japan)Effects of anthocyanins on retinal diseases

Topic 5

Tu
Pengfei Tu (Peking University, China)Phenylethanoid Glycosides and their Neuroprotective actives from Cistanche Plants
ISAIKI
Ikuo Saiki (University of Toyama, Japan)
Curcumin and Cancer Metastasis

Topic 6

TTANAKA
Takashi Tanaka (Nagasaki University, Japan)Oxidation mechanism of polyphenols and chemistry of black tea