September 6, 2016 Observations

Q&A with Grace Liu, PharmD, AFMCP

PHOTO-GRACE-LIU.0011-e1419913334643-229x300Grace Liu, PharmD, AFMCP Functional Medicine Practitioner 

While her expertise is in the pharmaceutical world, Grace explores the various scientific, nutritional, and pharmacological ins and outs of optimal health. Her training includes 4 years in plant biology, a bachelor in nutritional science and food science, a doctorate in pharmacy, and Crossfit Nutrition Certified by Robb Wolf (and Nicki Violetti). Like Orwell discovered, writing can fuse together favorite purposes. In this case, it melds medicine, music and maximum vitality!

 

 

 

For those of you that were unable to join or would simply like to listen again please enjoy this recording:

 

Some great reference links from the Q&A:

Ultra BIFIDO|MAXIMUS Probiotic (high in Bifidobacterium longum)

How Bifidobacterium longum and bifido cocktail as efficacious as checkpoint inhibitor PD-L1 drugs in lowering melanoma tumor burdens (with no adverse effects): How Gut Bacteria Are Shaking Up Cancer Research

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/45616/title/Microbes-Meet-Cancer/

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/283544442_Commensal_Bifidobacterium_promotes_antitumor_immunity_and_facilitates_anti-PD-L1_efficacy

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4687315/

Adverse effects and multiple organ failures associated with checkpoint inhibitor agents:
http://www.uptodate.com/contents/toxicities-associated-with-checkpoint-inhibitor-immunotherapy

 

Be sure to listen to her recent AHS talk below as well!:

If you’re still looking for more from Grace, check out her website The Gut Institute here.

 

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