H3C HEALTH SCIENCES INNOVATION CONFERENCE IN MUMBAI, INDIAby Amélie July 22, 2015 0 comments
The Ohio State University (OSU) and All India Institute for Medical Sciences (AIIMS) hosted the first international H3C Health Sciences Innovation Conference in Mumbai, India, from January 14 to 17, 2015. The session on the nutritional supplement FPP® (Fermented Papaya Preparation) was co-chaired by Prof. Montagnier, 2008 Nobel laureate in Medicine and HIV co-discoverer, and Mr. Hayashi, President of the Osato Research Institute. Three presentations were given: “The Effect of FPP® upon Radiation Exposure” by Prof. Fibach from the Hebrew University, Israel, “The Effect of FPP® in Thalassemia” by Prof. Rachmilewitz from the Wolfson Medical Center, Israel, and “FPP® in the Stimulation of Respiratory Burst Function of Innate Immune Cells in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes” by Dr. Sashwati Roy, Ohio State University. The talks generated an insightful, albeit heated debate about the potential and effects of FPP®.