Trifolds distributed during the 13th European Nutrition Conference

PREVENTOMICS trifolds have been distributed during the 13thEuropean Nutrition Conference (FENS 2019), taking place on October 15-18 in Dublin, Ireland. PREVENTOMICS’ materials have been displayed at the Conference information table, together with the event’s programme.  The 13thEuropean Nutrition Conference, organised by the Federation of European Nutrition Societies, takes place every 4 years and is the premier…

OAFI Pre-Congress Workshop hosts presentation on PREVENTOMICS project

The PREVENTOMICS project was presented during the Workshop “Patients with Osteoarthritis in the Centre of the Disease”, which took place on October 2ndin Barcelona, Spain, a day before OAFI’s III International Congress for Patients with Osteoarthritis.  Biotza Gutierrez, PREVENTOMICS project coordinator, presented the importance of empowering – consumers to prevent diet-related diseases through omics sciences.   On…

Carinsa Group successfully presents PREVENTOMICS at the Autonomous University of Madrid Precision Nutrition Conference

Carinsa Group participated in the Precision Nutrition Conference organized by the Autonomous University of Madrid last 27th September in order to publicize its research and innovation lines, as well as products related to nutrition and functional diet that are being developed for people with special needs.  Among the projects presented, Carinsa Group presented PREVENTOMICS exploiting…

PREVENTOMICS presented to more than 350 attendees during the xPatient Barcelona Congress

Felip Miralles, Director of the eHealth Unit at Eurecat, presented PREVENTOMICS project during the xPatient Barcelona Congress, an annual forum about the change of the care model that empowers the patient and puts him at the center of the whole process. The Congress, attended by more than 350 attendees and over 50 speakers, has taken place in…

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The potential of personalised nutrition for a sustainable dietary behaviour change

A nutritionally well-balanced diet is essential for the metabolic needs of the body to function throughout the lifespan. Consistent with this, the absence of a balanced diet is a well-recognised contributor to various health problems, including malnutrition, heart disease, stroke, cancer and type 2 diabetes, amongst others 1-3.  Each person reacts differently to the same nutritional…

PREVENTOMICS at the IX Seminar on Healthy Nutrition and Lifestyle Habits

PREVENTOMICS project has been presented during the IX Seminar on Healthy Nutrition and Lifestyle habits, which took place in Barcelona on July 23-24. Antoni Caimari, PREVENTOMICS’ daily technical coordinator and director of Eurecat’s Biotechnology Area, delivered a presentation on personalised nutrition as a tool to prevent the onset of chronic diseases: from the evaluation of metabolic performance…

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How PREVENTOMICS project seed was planted

In the last century, we have achieved the maximum lifespan that the human being has ever experienced. Advances in hygiene, medicine and technology underlie this record. But this increase in lifespan does not come for free, since we are now familiar with some diseases associated to ageing that centuries ago were almost unknown, such as…

PREVENTOMICS partners meet in Brussels to consensuate criteria for interventional studies

PREVENTOMICS technical partners have meet in Catalonia’s Government Delegation in Brussels to discuss on interventional studies design and protocols, as well as align technical partners and nutrition experts. The meeting has taken place on July 2 2019. It consisted on a review of each interventional study, which will be deployed in the United Kingdom, Poland,…