The GlycoNet Trainee Association Executive Committee is established to discuss ways the Network can help support the next generation of Canadian glycomics scientists.
Collaboration between two GlycoNet researchers has led to the discovery of a novel class of enzymes and an increased understanding of how to potentially fight a common and deadly fungal infection.
GlycoNet researcher Donald Sheppard, from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre in Montreal, Canada, and colleagues set out to explore features that could facilitate infection by A. fumigatus as compared with less pathogenic Aspergillus species.
An international leader in synthetic carbohydrate chemistry and the Canada Research Chair in carbohydrate chemistry, Todd Lowary is riding a well-deserved wave of success following the official opening of the Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet), part of the federal Networks of Centre of Excellence.
A unique approach to studying drug combinations has given GlycoNet researchers an exciting lead in the search for new drugs to treat Staphylococcus aureus.
The Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet), Canada’s first national research network focused on the study of glycomics, has awarded 17 research grants totaling more than $9.6 million.
By Alexandria Daum Michelle Johnsrude may be the head of the science department at Highroad Academy in Chilliwack, BC, but she admits she didn’t know …
David Bundle will be honoured at a symposium July 16 and 17 for his achievements as one of the world’s foremost authorities in carbohydrate chemistry.
The announcement was made on July 1 and recognizes Mark’s outstanding achievements in the pharmaceutical industry and for his public engagement in health policy and research.
The ASTech Awards recognize outstanding innovation in science and technology in Alberta. Dr. Lowary was named thanks to his instrumental role in furthering glycomics research through the creation of the Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet).
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