EGC 2022 Webinar schedule

European Glycoscience Community Webinar Series

A series of free to attend Webinars to highlight the innovative and ground breaking glycoscience research in Europe and Globally. This is part of the EGCs long-term vision in establishing a European-wide glycoscience research network with strong links with leading scientists from around the world. The Webinar series is open to all international scientists and will provide a platform for young and established researchers to network, share ideas, and build long-term partnerships to drive glycoscience innovation in the four CarboMet Bioindustry sectors.

 

If you are interested in participating in the series please send an expression of interest to the organising committee at aisling.nicheallaigh@manchester.ac.uk

 

Please follow the links below for more information and registration. To view the recording of previous Webinars please click here.

Webinar 28 - 27th January 2022, 3 pm (UK)

Assistant Professor Zach Armstrong, Leiden University, The Netherlands

Application of activity based probes for alpha-amylases

Dr Tao Zhang, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Glycosphingolipid delineates regulation of HLA class I-mediated immune responses

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Webinar 29 ACS-EGC- 10th February 2022, 3 pm

Professor Danielle Dube, Bowdoin College, Maine USA

Chemical tools to discover and target bacterial glycans

Dr Jessica Kramer, Univeristy of Utah, Utah, USA

Synthetic mucins: from new chemical routes to engineered cells

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Webinar 30 - 24th February 2022, 3 pm (UK)

Niclas Karlsson, Oslo Metropolitan University

Mucin glycobiology in the joint: Relevance for Osteoarthritis

Theresa Kissel, Leiden University Medical Center

Bitter Sweet Symphony: the role of variable domain glycans in autoimmunity

 

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Webinar 31 - 10th March 2022, 3 pm (UK)

Dr Alexandra Males, University of York

Investigating the catalytic mechanism of mannogen processing enzymes

Dr Yan Liu, Imperial College London

Glycan microarrays to unravel microbe-host Interactions

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Webinar 32 - 24th March 2022, 3 pm (UK)

Tali Fefeman Weizmann institute of Science

The role of IgG Fc Glycosylation in Cancer and COVID-19

Alberto Fernández-Tejada, CIC bioGUNE

Development of saponin-based synthetic adjuvants and molecular vaccines

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Webinar 33 - 7th April 2022, 3 pm (UK)

Dr Marshall Bern, Vice President of Research, Protein Metrics

Software for the Analysis of Protein Glycosylation

Frederique Lisacek, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics

Dealing with the ambiguity of glycan structure data in glycoinformatics

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Webinar 34 - 21nd April 2022, 3 pm (UK)

Joint EGC-GlycoNet webinar

Harry Brumer, University of British Columbia

Adventures in the human gut microbiota: Characterization and applications of complex carbohydrate utilization systems

Simon Wisnovsky, University of British Columbia

Revealing functional ligands for glycan-binding immune receptors with genome-wide CRISPR screening

 

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Webinar 35 - 5th May 2022, 3 pm (UK)

Akul Mehta, The National Center for Functional Glycomics

From Parallel Synthesis of Glycopeptides, to Glycan Arrays and Glycan Informatics

Simon Johnson, University of Bristol

Synthesis of novel 2-deoxy Mucin-type O-glycan analogues for use as diagnostic probes

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Webinar 36 - 19th May 2022, 3 pm (UK)

 

Radka Fahey, NIBRT Ireland 

Epigenetic regulation of glycosylation and the impact on chemoresistance in ovarian and breast cancer

Ana Arda, Center for Cooperative Research in Biosciences, Spain

Molecular Recognition of Glycans and Glycoproteins by Lectins

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Webinar 37 - 9th June 2022, 3 pm (UK)

David Falck, Leiden University Medical Center

Title to be confirmed

David Morgenstern, Weizmann Institute of Science

Title to be confirmed

 

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Webinar 38 - 23rd June 2022, 3 pm (UK)

Barbara Richichi, University of Florence

To be confirmed

Maggie Zheng, New York University

To be confirmed

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