7th November|Commercial Media

OptiBiotix Founder to Speak at Food Matters Live London 2018

OptiBiotix Health Plc. Founder and Chief Executive, Stephen O’Hara, is to speak at Food Matters Live 2018 as part of a session looking at the future of nutrition and heart health.

Mr O’Hara will present ‘The Microbiome and cardiovascular health – getting to the heart of the matter’ on November 22 in Gallery Room 4 during the show, held at the ExCel in London.

Mr O’Hara has more than 30 years’ experience in microbiology and healthcare, having worked for the NHS and set up and developed successful business start-ups in healthcare, information technology and biotechnology. In May 2012, he founded OptiBiotix to commercialise opportunities in the young but evolving, microbiome field.

He said: “Research into the microbiome is incredibly exciting at present as awareness of its potential to impact multiple health issues becomes recognised. It’s one of the most progressive areas of biotechnological research and it is an honour to be able to share details about some of OptiBiotix’s most recent work at Food Matters Live.”

OptiBiotix is a leading life sciences company focused on harnessing the power of the human microbiome to tackle obesity, high cholesterol and diabetes.  Notably, the company has just launched its revolutionary new cholesterol management product range CholBiome®.

The CholBiome range of supplements, containing OptiBiotix’s LPLDL® next-generation probiotic ,provides a scientifically-backed, natural solution for people wishing to pro-actively reduce and manage cholesterol, reduce blood pressure and promote heart wellness.

The CholBiome range will be exhibited as part of the Nutraceutical Showcase at Food Matters Live; a display of the most innovative new supplements and nutraceuticals on the market in terms of health claims, functional ingredients, sustainability, efficacy, bioavailability and delivery mechanisms.

Food Matters Live takes place Nov 20-22 2018 and includes an exhibition, conference programme, seminars, research hub and industry awards. OptiBiotix is a contender in the Best Functional Ingredient of the Year category. Winners will be announced during Food Matters Live on November 21.

For more information, visit OptiBiotix at stand 525 at Food Matters Live.