We would like to thank you, on behalf of the conference presidents, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Herrmann and Jun. Prof. Dr. Rima Obeid, for your participation regarding the conference "Advances and Controversies in B-Vitamins and Choline" in Leipzig.

Poster Awards

The following abstracts have been awarded with a poster prize:

1. Natalia Krupenko (Charleston/US)
A novel function for an old folate enzyme.

2. Markus Herrmann (Bozen/IT)
Plasma homocysteine and the risk of venous thromboembolism: insights from the FIELD study.

3. Hélène Pellanda (Vandoeuvre les Nancy/FR)
A splicing variant leads to complete loss of function of Betaine-homocysteine methyltransferase (BHMT) gene in hepatocellular carcinoma. 

Conference DVD

Every talk presented in Hall 3 was recorded and published on a conference DVD provided that, the presenters have consented being filmed. If you want to order a DVD, please contact us via e-mail (christian.tschaepe(at)

Congratulations to all of our winners and thanks to all who attended the conference.