Thorne’s Science Team Featured at Personalized Nutrition 2018 Forum in Seattle
Two Thorne Experts To Provide Insights On NutriGenomic Science At Conference
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Two of Thorne’s team of highly respected scientific pioneers will be among the featured speakers on November 7, 2018, at Personalized Nutrition 2018, a forum for health practitioners, researchers and scientists in the field of personalized medicine.
The conference in Seattle runs through November 9, with the goal of translating the science of NutriGenomics into practice. NutriGenomic science, which promises to revolutionize the discipline of nutrition, provides deep insights into a person’s unique health trajectory.
Chris Mason, Ph.D., co-founder of Onegevity Health’s new platform that uses molecular diagnostics to deliver consumer-friendly recommendations for customized nutrition, supplements and probiotics to improve health outcomes, will speak on Genome Malleability & its Significance for Human Health and Longevity, highlighting cutting-edge genome research that contributes to each person’s individual longevity.
Thorne’s Chief Medical Officer Robert Rountree, M.D., will share his expertise on The Role of Microbes, Genes and Metagenes in IBS and IBD, in which he’ll help highlight nutritional interventions shown to influence outcomes of IBS and IBD management.
Thorne continues to use science in its mission to become the world’s leader in health and wellness by helping consumers take control of their health. Earlier this year, Thorne introduced five at-home health tests. The home tests measure an individual’s biomarkers to uncover health insights, which are converted into a personal plan for what to eat, how to exercise, and whether to add nutritional supplements to improve health outcomes.
Thorne is a health and technology company that is disrupting prevention and wellness. By combining dietary and lifestyle recommendations with nutritional supplement intervention, Thorne is at the forefront of personalized health, with a mission to help consumers take control of their health and live a healthy life. Thorne provides at-home biomarker tests to bring the doctor to the consumer’s home. By leveraging its sophisticated analytical software, Thorne helps consumers uncover health insights and confidently take action to optimize health outcomes. Based on individual test results, Thorne’s technology and team can deliver a personalized plan on what to eat, how to exercise, and which Thorne supplements to take.
Thorne is the only supplement manufacturer to collaborate with Mayo Clinic on wellness research and content, and is the proud partner of a number of U.S. National Teams, including U.S. Soccer, USA Hockey, and USA Triathlon. Thorne is one of the fastest growing supplement companies, and is rated the top practitioner-dispensed brand among 30-40 year-olds. For more information visit https://www.thorne.com.
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