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National Carbohydrate Symposium fosters collaboration among researchers and trainees

National Carbohydrate Symposium fosters collaboration among researchers and trainees

Nearly 100 researchers and trainees from GlycoNet and the Alberta Glycomics Centre gathered in Banff from May 6 to 8 for the 11th Annual National Carbohydrate Symposium, an important annual event in the field of glycomics.

GlycoCom Conference A Success

GlycoCom Conference A Success

GlycoNet congratulates Dr. Christine Szymanski, a GlycoNet Network Investigator, for organizing a very successful GlycoCom conference, held May 3 – 5 in Banff, Alberta. The conference featured more than 10 expert speakers in the field of glycomics, and gave scientists the opportunity to highlight new commercial platforms and products, as well as identify key areas […]

GlycoNet Scientific Director awarded Canada Research Chair

GlycoNet Scientific Director awarded Canada Research Chair

By Michael Brown (Edmonton – April 10, 2015) The University of Alberta has been awarded four new Canada Research Chairs (CRC) to go along with one advancement, worth a total of $5.2 million. New Tier 1 Chairs, designations that come with a $1.4-million award to be paid out over seven years, include business professor Michael […]

Canada at the forefront of promising glycomics research

Canada at the forefront of promising glycomics research

With the official launch of the Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet) on April 10, Canada is poised for international leadership in the field of carbohydrate chemistry, which offers promising solutions to many unmet human health needs, including potential new treatments for conditions ranging from genetic diseases to influenza.

NSERC awards recognize the work of Canadian scientists and engineers

In an official ceremony this evening at Rideau Hall, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will present a series of Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) awards recognizing the work of outstanding Canadian scientists and engineers.

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