Finnish Gut day was held for the 7th time on 24th of January 2014. Day was organized by Prof Willem M. de Vos and Dr. Anne Salonen from University of Helsinki and it brings together companies, scientists and other stakeholders interested in gut microbiome and its interactions with food and functions of the intestinal barrier.
Prof. Kaisa Poutanen gave a lecture Food, Health and Microbes. The lecture illustrated the influence of human microbiota on food availability and the signalling in the body. Prof. Poutanen's presentation can be downloaded from below.
Poutanen 2014_Food, Health and Microbes