Dr Nigel Plummer
Founder and Managing Director, Proven Probiotics
Dr Nigel Plummer has his doctorate in microbial physiology from the University of Surrey, UK and has worked at Pfizer in antibiotic research and development. His research in the prevention and treatment of genito-urinary candidiasis has won him numerous awards. Dr Plummer continues his solid commitment to research and specialises in probiotics, natural antimicrobials and fish oils. He has collaborated with research institutes and universities within the UK and Europe, which has resulted in numerous peer review publications and successful PhD programmes. Dr Plummer lectures extensively in North America, Europe and the UK and has developed an interest in the concept of foetal disease programming, the controlling factors involved and the potential to influence programmed events as a means of prevention of chronic disease development. Dr Plummer developed the Lab4 probiotic consortia with his team almost 15 years ago and has since been committed to supporting the efficacy of the Lab4 probiotic consortia via ongoing research.