主辦機構 / 推薦機構： 香港種子技術及教育中心
Description: This talk will introduce the bioactive compounds in crops and their classification. Speaker Prof Jack Wong will talk about the role of different bioactive compounds in health promotion and prevention of diseases, and explain different extraction methods of bioactive compounds from plant products. Additionally, he will share his works to demonstrate the novel cardiovascular benefits of active compounds from food sources. The target audience includes international scholars, researchers, agricultural industry as well as the general public.
Date: 20 January, 2022 (Thursday)
19:00-20:30 (Hong Kong / Mainland China)
13:00-14:30 (South Africa)
12:00-13:30 (Europe Berlin)
06:00-07:30 (US New York / Canada Ottawa)
(1 hour talk and 30 mins Q&A)
– Room 297, Science Centre South, CUHK (Seat capacity: max 20, by first-come, first-served)
– Online via Zoom (Zoom link will be sent to registered participants by email on 18 January)
Speaker: Prof Wing Tak Jack Wong, Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, CUHK
Host: Prof Hon Ming Lam, Professor, School of Life Sciences, and Director of SKLA, AoE and SeedTEC, CUHK
Registration deadline: 17 January 2022
Free admission, all are welcome.