Consumers are always looking for new, better ways to support their health and postbiotics is a new health category that is quickly gaining traction.In May of 2021, the International Scientific Association for Prebiotics and Probiotics (ISAPP) published a consensus statement on the definition and scope of postbiotics in the Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology journal. In this session attendees will learn what postbiotics are, hear the science supporting one specific postbiotic that supports gut health and immunity, and learn the differences between pre, pro and postbiotics.
Dr. Justin Green is the Director of Scientific Affairs at Cargill Health Technologies (CHT). Utilizing 75 years of fermentation expertise, CHT is dedicated to creating, researching and manufacturing natural, science-based ingredients that support wellness and vitality. Dr. Green is responsible for the ongoing research and scientific studies of existing CHT ingredients as well as the research and development of potential new ingredients. His activities also include strategic planning, training sales teams, and representing CHT at commercial and academic conferences. He received his Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics at Columbia University and did postdoctoral research at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He attended Northwestern University where he received a B.A. in Biochemistry and Integrated Science. Dr. Green has over 14 years of experience specific to the field of dietary supplements.