1st Australasian Glycoscience Symposium

1st Australasian Glycoscience Symposium (AGS)

The 1st Australasian Glycoscience Symposium run concurrent with the main Proteomics meeting on Friday 2nd Feb, 2018 at Cumberland Lorne Resort

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This meeting covered diverse areas of Glycoscience including Glycomics, Glycoproteomics and Glycobiology and brought together leading international and national Glycoanalytical and Glycobiology focused researchers and students with an interest in Glycoscience.  

Highlights of the AGS 2018 included:

  • Prominent international speakers including Prof Henrik Clausen (Copenhagen Center for Glycomics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark), Prof Emily Parker (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand), Prof Erdmann Rapp (Max Planck Institute, Germany) Prof Pauline M. Rudd (National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training, Ireland and Bioprocessing Technology Institute, A*STAR, Singapore) and Prof Natasha E. Zachara (Johns Hopkins University, United States)

  • Invited talks from leading regional and national Glycoscientists including Prof Tony Bacic (University of Melbourne, VIC)Dr Benjamin Bailly (Griffith University, QLD)Prof Helen Blanchard (Griffith University, QLD), Prof Vincent Bulone (University of Adelaide, SA), Prof Richard Payne (University of Sydney, NSW), Dr Matthias Pelzing (CSL Limited@Bio 21 Institute, VIC); as well as talks selected from submitted abstracts (including student talks)

  • Four full-length sessions that covered a variety of topics in the main areas of Analytical Glycoscience (Glycomics/Glycoproteomics), Glycochemistry and Glycobiology including Clinical, Mammalian, Microbial and Plant Glycobiology

  • Lightning talks and subsequent poster session

  • Student and Postdoc Awards for best talk and best poster

ORGANISING COMMITTEE:                                 
Dr Morten Thaysen Andersen, Macquarie University, NSW - Symposium Chair 
A/Prof Daniel Kolarich, Griffith University, QLD
Prof Nicki Packer, Macquarie University, NSW and Griffith University, QLD
Prof Stuart Cordwell, The University of Sydney, NSW
Prof Malcolm McConville, University of Melbourne, VIC
Dr. Benjamin Schulz, University of Queensland, QLD 


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