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Milk Thistle
PHYTOCHEMICAL, PHARMACOLOGICAL AND CLINICAL EVIDENCE  

Scientific eSymposium

Online | November 18th 2021, 09:00 – 16:15 h

organized by
Herbal Medicinal Products Platform Austria (HMPPA)
Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research (GA)

 

invitation  |  speakers  |  registration

Flyer/Program (pdf, 218 KB)
 

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Scientific Committee

Hermann Stuppner, President HMPPA
Brigitte Kopp, Vice-President, HMPPA
Chlodwig Franz, Vice-President, HMPPA
Rudolf Bauer, Vice-President, HMPPA
Judith Rollinger, President GA

Organizing Committee

Hermann Stuppner, President HMPPA
Brigitte Kopp, Vice-President, HMPPA
Chlodwig Franz, Vice-President, HMPPA
Rudolf Bauer, Vice-President, HMPPA
Elisabeth Gstrein, HMPPA

INVITATION

On behalf of the Herbal Medicinal Products Platform Austria (HMPPA) and the Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research (GA), the Organizing and Scientific Committees are pleased announce ant to invite you to join the scientific eSymposium „MILK THISTLE – PHYTOCHEMICAL,  PHARMACOLOGICAL AND CLINICAL EVIDENCE“ and register for FREE! This event will be held virtually.
The eSymposium will provide new insights and most recent research data on Silybum marianum and its medicinal uses for human health.

INVITED SPEAKERS Speakers listed in alphabetical order.

Ass. Prof. John CLARKE
Washington State University, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Spokane, USA

Milk thistle – drug pharmacokinetic interactions in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
Abstract, pdf 98 KB

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Peter FERENCI
Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Silymarin for treatment of liver diseases
Abstract, pdf 91 KB 
Presentation (vimeo Video):
 

Dr. Solveigh KOEBERLE (Abstract, pdf 289 KB)
University of Innsbruck, Institute of Pharmacy/Pharmacognosy, Innsbruck, Austria
Structural requirements of silibinin from Silybum marianum that favourably shift fatty acids from triglycerides towards phospholipids in liver
Abstract, pdf 289 KB
Presentation (vimeo Video):

Prof. Dr. Vladimir KREN, FRSC (Abstract, pdf 162 KB)
Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Microbiology, Prague, Czech Republic
Molecular effects of silymarin flavonolignans: Chirality matters
Abstract, pdf 162 KB
Presentation (vimeo Video):
 

DI Rudolf MARCHART
Waldland International GmbH, Friedersbach, Austria
Milk thistle – cultivation, breeding and primary processing in Austria
Abstract, pdf 100 KB
Presentation (vimeo Video): 

Prof. Javier MENDENDEZ, PhD
Catalan Institute of Oncology (ICO)-Girona, Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBGI) Girona (Catalonia), Spain
Silibinin against lung cancer and COVID-19: A molecular journey from the laboratory to the clinic
Abstract, pdf 120 KB
Presentation (vimeo Video): 

Prof. Nicholas OBERLIES, PhD
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, USA
The chemistry of Milk thistle: Generationg materials for Pharmacological studies
Abstract, pdf 90 KB
Presentation (vimeo Video):
 

Dr. Eva-Maria PFERSCHY-WENZIG
University of Graz, Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Graz, Austria
Interaction of milk thistle flavonolignans with human fecal microbiota
Abstract, pdf 144 KB

Valeria ROMANUCCI, PhD
University of Naples Federico II, Dept. Chemical Sciences, Naples, Italy
Silibinin stereochemistry: Why it matters in neurodegenerative diseases
Abstract, pdf 207 KB
Presentation (vimeo Video):

Prof. Assoc. Doriana TEDESCO, PhD
University of Milan, Dept. of Environmental Science and Policy, Milano, Italy
State-of-the-Art on the use of Silybum marianum to improve animal health and welfare
Abstract, pdf 109 KB

REGISTRATION

Registration for this virtual eSymposium is free and open to all interested attendees.
Please note: The link to enter the online room will be sent a few days before the eSymposium to your email address which you have provided during registration.
We look forward to seeing you at the sessions.

LANGUAGE

All presentations will be held in English.

SPONSORS

The members of the Organizing Committee gratefully acknowledge the support of this scientific eSymposium by the Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research (GA) as well as WALDLAND and Mylan Österreich GmbH (A Viatris Company).  

ORGANIZATION AND CONTACT

This scientific symposium is organized by the Herbal Medicinal Products Platform Austria (HMPPA) in collaboration with the Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research (GA).

If you have any queries regarding the symposium please contact office@hmppa.at

HMPPA: https://www.hmppa.at/

GA: https://www.ga-online.org/