Registration Open for 2013 CCRC Carbohydrate Training Courses

Registration is now open for the University of Georgia Complex Carbohydrate Research Center hands-on training!

Courses for Techniques for Characterization of Complex Carbohydrates

Course 1 , Techniques for Characterization of Carbohydrate Structure of Polysaccharides – Polysaccharide Course (August 5-9, 2013).

Course 2 , Separation and Characterization of Glycoprotein and Glycolipid Oligosaccharides – Glycoprotein Course (August 12-16, 2013).

Course 3 , Analytical Techniques for Structural Analysis of Glycosaminoglycans (GAGs). (August 19-21, 2013).

Course 4 , Mass Spectrometry of Glycoproteins (October 16-17, 2013). The mass spectrometry training course will focus on the analysis of glycoproteins by mass spectrometric techniques.


The application form and FAQ can be found on their training webpage.

The FAQ answers the following questions:

  • How do I sign up for the hands-on courses?
  • Are accommodations available?
  • What are the course fees?
  • Do I need previous knowledge?
  • Am I guaranteed a place on the course?
  • What are the course objectives?
  • Will I get a certificate?


Further information about training opportunities at the CCRC can be obtained by following the link or email Dr. Parastoo Azadi at; phone: 706-583-0629.