Sanghyun is a probiotics specialist who has been with Korea’s Cell Biotech as Principal Researcher since 2016. Prior to this he gained experience at the National Research Council Canada and with Texas A&M University and received his PhD from Dalhousie University in Canada. He specialises in the development of probiotics as health functional foods, with research expertise spanning cognitive, metabolic, muscle and womens’ health. He also has a particular interest in the gut-brain axis and next-gen probiotics. He has published 12 papers in leading journals in the past three years and has been in receipt of US$6m in Korean government research funds.
Sanghyun will be part of Probiotics session on Day 2.