Malta Polyphenols 2009: Bridging Bio-Efficacy to Innovations & Applications (MaltaPolyphenols2009)

Venue: Malta Polyphenols 2009

Location: Malta

Event Date/Time: Oct 29, 2009 End Date/Time: Oct 30, 2009
Registration Date: Oct 30, 2009
Early Registration Date: Jun 12, 2009
Abstract Submission Date: Oct 01, 2009
Paper Submission Date: Oct 01, 2009
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Dear Colleagues,

Following the success of the 4 past conferences on polyphenols applications, the International Society of Antioxidant in Nutrition and Health (ISANH) decided to organize a 5th meeting between experts in order to debate on the last advances and controversies in the field of polyphenols.

Researches on polyphenols benefits on human health don’t falter and clinical trials, which are more and more numerous appears to show a real efficiency to prevent or cure several pathologies. Nevertheless, many questions remain: molecules stability and bioavailability, mechanism of action in cells, toxicity and to finish the assay in food and cosmetical products.

The aim of the conference Malta Polyphenols 2009 is to discuss last advances on polyphenols and health and highlight recent innovations, controversies and applications of polyphenols as nutraceutical product.

Malta Polyphenols 2009 will target researchers and academic professors, R&D departments, clinical, and pharmaceutical companies, food supplements companies, cosmetics companies, veterinary medicine companies, marketing departments, investors, start ups and actors of economic environment.

Different topics will be held:

- Molecular and cellular targets of bioactive polyphenols
- Overview on health effects of polyphenols on human health
- Bioavailability of phenolic compounds: last update and controversies
- A special session on Metabolomics
- Innovations and applications in food industry with focuses on different natural polyphenols.

A satellite symposium will be presented on Pomegranate Extracts: Clinical & Nutraceutical Applications.

A roundtable discussion with speakers and the Scientific Committee will be held at the end of the conference.

We look forward to welcome you in Malta for this special event.

Dr Marvin Edeas
Chairman of the Scientific Committee

Main Informations

Important dates

• 5th International Conference on Polyphenols Applications: Malta Polyphenols 2009 - October 29 & 30th, 2009 - Malta
• Abstract submission: Thursday October, 1st, 2009
• Early registration fee payment: June 12th 2009.

Session Themes, October 29th

• Session 1: Polyphenols and prevention of chronicle diseases
• Session 2: Bioavailability of Polyphenols – Update and Controversies
• Session 3: Metabolomics and Polyphenols
• Session 4: Innovations and Applications on Polyphenols in Food and Health Industries

1st Malta Symposium on Pomegranate Extracts: Clinical & Nutraceutical Applications

Session Themes, October 30th

• Session 1: Molecular targets and cellular effects of Pomegranate
• Session 2: Bioavailability of Pomegranate and Pomegranate Extracts
• Session 3: Clinical and Pharmaceutical Applications of Pomegranate and Pomegranate Extracts
• Session 4: Nutraceutical Applications of Pomegranate and Pomegranate Extracts

Abstracts for oral and poster presentation

All abstracts for oral or poster presentation for publication in the proceedings will be
submitted to the Scientific Committee
All accepted abstracts will be printed in the Abstract Book distributed during the Conference.

Dead line for submission of the abstracts: Thursday October 1st, 2009.
Abstracts can be sent as a word file to the following address:

World Polyphenols and Antioxidant Future Trends Exhibition
A professional exhibition dedicated to Polyphenols and Antioxidants Ingredients will take place within the frame of the 5th International Conference on Polyphenols Applications and the Satellite Symposium.

Business to Business
During Malta Polyphenols 2009, all industrials (suppliers, buyers, sellers…) can exchange and meet together. Are you looking for new polyphenols or pomegranate products to distribute and new suppliers to partner with? If so, you can join our guide with all distributor matchmaking service which allows you to meet with potential new partners at the show.

New Polyphenols Products Zone
The New Polyphenols Products Zone is the perfect place to discover the latest Polyphenols innovations and products from our exhibitors.

Network session
To accelerate and promote networking on the polyphenols and health field, a networking session will be held to establish collaboration between, companies, ingredient producers and health marketing companies.

This session will offer the opportunity to:

• Meet with key opinion leaders in health sector
• Connect with researchers and discuss scientific collaboration
• Inspire innovations, and hear opinions from market insiders
• Establish contact with new clients and distributors

Innovations and concepts
Companies involved in all areas related to Polyphenols and its applications in health
(nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, cosmeceutical...), and interested in presenting information
• New Ingredients (original compound, new target…)
• New technical innovations (new formulation, new analysis method…)
• New services (marketing, distribution, promotion…)
• New concepts
Are invited to contact the Scientific Committee!

Malta Polyphenols 2009 Award
The scientific committee will name the most innovative project upon oral or poster presentation: World polyphenols Ingredients of the year 2009. For more information, please contact the scientific committee at

Pomegranate Exhibition Space

New Pomegranate Products Zone
The New Pomegranate Products Zone is the perfect place to discover the latest Pomegranate innovations and products from our exhibitors.
As the manner of the new polyphenols Products zone, if you have an innovative and new product, please submit your file to the Organizing Committee.

Pomegranate juices Tasting Bar
Come along to the pomegranate juices tasting bar at the show and sample some of the new pomegranate and pomegranate related products on the market.

Pomegranate 2009 Innovation Award
The scientific committee will nominate the most innovative project concerning Pomegranate Extracts, Pomegranate Polyphenols and any related Pomegranate products.

Continuous Medical Education (CME) & Certificate delivery
Malta Polyphenols 2009 will provide 40 CME credits. At your request, you will receive an agreement form.

Scientific contact

Malta Polyphenols 2009
15 rue de la Paix
75002 Paris - FRANCE
Tel : 33 1 55 04 77 55
Fax : 33 1 55 04 77 57


Additional Information

For all information about the conference, please visit our website: To download the PDF file with all information you need for the conference: For more conferences, visit the Organizing society website: