Objective

The objective of the Foundation is to provide a thrust to the science of Gut Microbiota and Probiotics in the country, channelize International knowledge and expertise in the field and promote collaborative research in the development of probiotics as well as foster and maintain research links with scientists of similar interest.

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Gut Microbiota and Probiotic Science Foundation (India)

The Gut Microbiota and Probiotic Science Foundation (India) was registered as a society on 9th November 2011 by a group of scientists under the Societies Registration Act XX1 of 1860.The objective of the Foundation is to provide a thrust to the science of Gut Microbiota and Probiotics in the country, channelize International knowledge and expertise in the field and promote collaborative research in the development of probiotics as well as foster and maintain research links with scientists of similar interest.

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Human
GUT contains
around
100 trillion
bacteria -
good & bad.
The Gut Bacteria
influences
the Digestive System,

Immunity
& Metabolism
Approximately
4900 papers got published
in 2018

gut microbiota & probiotics. Source: gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com

Glossary

All you Need to Know

Microbiota

The collection of microbial organisms inhabiting a defined environment, such as a specific body site.

Microbiome

The collection of genes and genomes within the microbiota.

Metagenomics

The study of the collective genomic content from an environment.

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PUBLICATIONS

Publication and Meeting Reports

Probiotics in Health

Probiotics in Health - Emerging Opportunities

Editors: G Balakrish Nair, Anura Vishwanath Kurpad, Yoshifumi Takeda

Publisher: Wiley India Pvt Ltd

Probiotics From Bench to Community

Probiotics - From Bench to Community

Publisher: Reed Elsevier

Probiotics Microbiome

Probiotics, Microbiome and Gut Function- Transforming Health and Well- Being

Publisher: Reed Elsevier

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Web Cast

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Dr. B. Sesikeran Dr. B. Sesikeran

Probiotics – The Regulatory Framework

Dr. B. Sesikeran
Former Director,

National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad

speakerframe2 Dr. Anura Kurpad

Role of Probiotics in Improving Aminoacid Uptake from the Intestinal Microbial Urea Salvage

Dr. Anura Kurpad
Head, Division of Nutrition,

Professor of Physiology, St. John's Medical College Hospital, Bangalore,India.

speakerframe3 Dr. Masanobu Nanno

Probiotics through lifespan

Dr. Masanobu Nanno
Deputy Director,

Yakult Central Institute, Tokyo, Japan

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29th February & 1st March 2020 | The Suryaa, New Delhi

10TH INDIA PROBIOTIC SYMPOSIUM

"Cutting Edge Science and Applications: Intestinal Microbiota and Probiotics"

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Latest
Science

Gut Microbiota & Probiotic Science; Where we Stand Today?

Latest Science

Gut microbiota and obesity: An opportunity to alter obesity through Fecal Microbiota Transplant (FMT).

Lee P et al. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2018 Oct 17. doi: 10.1111/dom.13561.

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Past Scientific Symposia

Scientic Img

24th-25th November 2018,

Amity University
Kolkata, India

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3rd- 4th December 2016,

Grand Chola
Chennai, India

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Awards

LifeTime Achievement Award

Life Time Achievement

The Gut Microbiota and Probiotic Science Foundation (India) instituted the Lifetime Achievement Award to recognize the outstanding contribution of stalwarts to the science and profession of Probiotics and Gut Microbiota.

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Young Investigators Awards

Young Investigators1 Awards

1st Prize - Bhabatosh Das

(Translational Health Science and Technology Institute, Faridabad)

The Gut Microbiome of healthy Indians : Findings and challenges

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In a short captivating film, the experts draw on the knowledge on latest science of probiotics and delve into what the future may hold to utilize the science for impacting human health.

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It was an exciting moment when the Gut Microbiota and Probiotic Science Foundation (India) was registered as a society on 9th November 2011 under the Societies Registration Act XX1 of 1860. Established by eminent scientists, the Foundation has been created to perpetuate the science of Gut Microbiota and Probiotics in the country.

Prof. N. K. Ganguly
President

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Event
Gallery

Have a glimpse of various meets, events & conferences.

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“The contribution of Probiotics to Health” by Dr. Mary Ellen Sanders

15 February 2018 (New Delhi)

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