Bio-Competence Centre of Healthy Dairy Products will participate on a conference „Women in Innovation and Entrepreneurship – the potential of the Nordic and Baltic countries for a sustainable economy“
The senior researcher of the BioCC Epp Songisepp will participate and present a speech “Beneficial bacteria for health-promoting food and feed “ at 24-25th April 2015 Tallinn in, on a conference „Women in Innovation and Entrepreneurship – the potential of the Nordic and Baltic countries for a sustainable economy“
BioCC researcher Kristiina Kokk will participate in „Healthy animal and healthy food“ conference with poster-presentation “Development of silage additives based on lactic acid bacteria L.brevis TAK 124-1 AerobEst® and L.plantarum TAK 59“. In addition to poster you will find the full-length article describing two new lactic acid bacteria based biological silage additives in abstract book.
BioCC researcher Merle Rätsep participated in “ Working out ABS: Preparing to Comply with the New EU Rules on Access and Benefit-sharing“ in Paris. The conference was organized by International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), included interactive panel sessions, roundtable discussions and group exercises on how to implement the new ABS regulation.
The conference addressed the most important issues faced by the Health, Natural and Nutritional industry today. Epp Songisepp made a presentation „Probiotic Cheese Case Study: Practical Advice for Conducting Clinical Trials with Functional Food Products for a Successful EFSA Claim“
Tartu – a town of good bacteria
Life in Estonia 2013/2014
In the last few years, the Bio-Competence Centre of Healthy Dairy Products (BioCC), based in Tartu, has discovered and researched previously unknown Lactobacillus strains and made them work for the benefit of consumers. BioCC is the owner of 20 patents, and 11 patent applications are pending in Estonia, Europe, the USA, Russia, Korea and Japan