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.
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A Symposium will be held marking the accomplishments of Professor David R. Bundle on July 16 & 17.
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 Investigators describe the development of an improved enzyme that takes us a step closer to having universal blood.
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 […]
The University of Alberta is about to become a house of carbs.
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.
The newly established Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet) is holding its official launch on Friday, April 10 at the University of Alberta.
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.
Six SFU scientists are lending expertise to this $27.3-million initiative funded by the government.