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A new course began in January 2013 at VCU titled “Special Topics – Glycochemistry and Glycobiology.” Students enrolled in MEDC 691 will receive 1.0 credit. A downloadable PDF of the course syllabus is available.
The second annual training camp of the Chemistry and Biology of Heparan Sulfate PEG was held between Jan. 7 and 11 at the Institute for Structural Biology and Drug Discovery, VCU. Didactic sessions were organized in the morning and hands-on … Continued
The HSPG-PEG Program Faculty has begun planning and coordination of the 2nd Annual HSPG-PEG Training camp to be on January 7-11, 2013 at Virginia Commonwealth University. Jan 2013 Training Camp Schedule
The 1st five-day training camp of the program project was held at University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT from April 30 to May 4. The camp covered structure and function of neutral and acidic glycans and helped prepare trainees … Continued
Dr. Balagurunathan, the PI of Project I, has developed three advanced graduate level courses for exposing students to glycosciences at the Univ. of Utah. These include 1) MDCH 7962 “Advanced Topics in GlycoChemistry”; 2) MDCH 7964 “Advanced Topics in Glycobiology … Continued
Camp Participants: The Camp enrolled 19 trainees including 4 scientists, 7 postdocs, and 8 graduate students. The names students and postdocs trained are listed below. In addition, 4 students/postdocs from the University of Utah attended the didactic sessions. Camp Organization … Continued