Getting a good gut feeling

The importance of the gut microbiome on human wellness is why Dr Niranjan Nagarajan, an associate director and senior group leader in the Singapore Agency for Science, Technology and Research’s Genome Institute of Singapore, is spearheading work to better understand its development and changes. At this year’s Vitafoods Asia 2018 conference, which will take place on Sept 11 and 12 at Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Dr Nagarajan will deliver a talk, titled “Focusing on Precision Nutrition for Shaping the Gut Microbiome”, about his research and goals.

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“BioTaiwan’s growth is a reflection of the success of Taiwan biotech as a whole in recent years”

In Taiwan, biotech is finally booming, and new companies, service providers and manufacturing facilities are emerging to fill rapidly growing industry needs. BioSpectrum Asia recently spoke to Dr. Apo Huang, Secretary General, BioTaiwan on the current growth in the Taiwanese biotech sector.

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