Where appropriate, please acknowledge the help of the European Science Foundation and ENGIHR with the following sentence: “The authors acknowledge the support of the European Science Foundation (ESF), in the framework of the Research Networking Programe, The European Network for Gastrointestinal Health Research”.
Reviews/Book Chapters in Progress:
“Role of Diet in Shaping the Gut Microbiota”. Coordinator: Bernard Corfe (University of Sheffield, UK).
“Factors Influencing the Establishment of Neonatal Microbiota and Impact on Health”. Coordinator: Julian Marchesi (University of Cardiff, UK).
“Fraditional Fermented Foods”. Coordinators: Seve Pandiella (University of Manchester, UK) and Velitchka Gotcheva (University of Food Technologies, Bulgaria).
“In Vitro Models of the Gastrointestinal Tract”. Coordinator: Koen Venema (TNO, The Netherlands).
“Bioactives”. Coordinator: José Teixeira, (University de Minho, Portugal).
•December 11-12, 2013. Diet, gut microbiology and human health. Nutrition Society Winter Meeting, Royal College of Surgeons, London, UK. www.nutritionsociety.org/nutrition-society-winter-meeting-2013
•March 7-9, 2014. Second International Symposium on Probiotics and Prebiotics. Antalya, Turkey. www.is3p.org
•April 9-11, 2014. 6th European Spores Conference (including sessions on probiotic spores), hosted by Royal Holloway, University of London, UK. sporesconference.com
•April14-16, 2014. Exploring Human Host-Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease. Wellcome Trust Scientific Conference, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK. https://registration.hinxton.wellcome.ac.uk/display_info.asp?id=409
•May 9-11, 2014. International Probiotics Association (IPA) World Congress, Athens, Greece. www.internationalprobiotics.org/event/ipa-world-congress-2014
•May 29, 2014. World Digestive Health Day 2014 – The Gut Microbes – Importance in Health & Nutrition. www.worldgastroenterology.org/world-digestive-health-day-year.html
•June 16-19, 2014. Microbiology: from sequence to function. Sponsored by Rowett-INRA, Aberdeen, Scotland. www.abdn.ac.uk/events/rowett-inra2014/
•June 24-26, 2014. International Scientific Conference on Probiotics and Prebiotics – IPC2014. Budapest, Hungary. www.probiotic-conference.net