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GENES, DIET, HEALTH

September 6, 2016 → 5:15 pm6:15 pm

£2 - £4

More than 90% of health conditions have a genetic link – but genetic make-up never works alone, says Prof. Jun Wei of UHI’s Centre for Health Science. The interactions between genes and diet play a crucial role in diseases such as diabetes, coeliac disease, obesity and some mental disorders, with gut bacteria forming a key link contributing to food tolerance and digestion.

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Date:
September 6, 2016
Time:
5:15 pm ─ 6:15 pm
Cost:
£2 - £4
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Venue

Town Hall, Kirkwall