Propolis a Medicine for Our Time

DAY 2

Session 3 Chemistry and Quality Control of Propolis

10.00-10.30

Keynote 6

Vassya Bankova/ “Green” Approach to Obtaining Bioactive Propolis Extracts: Natural Deep Eutectic Solvents



10.30-11.00

Keynote 7

Miguel Villas Boas/ Setting International standards for propolis.

Short Lectures

11.00-11.15

Nicola Volpi/ Capillary electrophoresis separation of artepillin C: determination in Brazilian green propolis.

11.15-11.30

Alexandra Sawaya/Analysis of the composition profile, antioxidant activity and antimicrobial properties of geopropolis samples from Melipona scutellaris colonies.



11.30-11.45

Milena Popova/ Chemical Profiling of Cerumen and Honey of the African Stingless Bee Meliponula ferruginea: A preliminary study. 

LUNCH

Session 4 Propolis and Bee Health

13.00 -13.30

Keynote 9

Marla Spivak/ Propolis and the Honey Bee Microbiome

13.30 -14.00

Keynote 10

Michael Simone-Finstrom/Impact of propolis on colony heath and pesticide exposure in agroecosystems.

Short Lectures

14.00-14.15

Mike Goblirsch/ Mixed Effects of Propolis Extract on Honey Bee Viruses and Immunity In Vitro.

14.15-14.30

Maggie Shanahan/ Propolis use by stingless bees.