• News/Events
  • Call for tickets and scholarships
    from October 4, 2019 to November 4, 2019
    Glyco@Alps offers a limited number of grants for tickets and scholarship to be used still September 2020. Deadline is November 4.
  • Glyco@Club days 2019
    from November 4, 2019 to November 5, 2019
    Glyco@Club is pleased to organize the second “Glyco@Club days” for PhD students, post-docs and young researchers. It will take place on November, 4th and 5th at Autrans.
  • Glyco@Seminar: Francesco Peri
    on the November 14, 2019
    Francesco Peri from University of Milan (Italy) will give a talk about “Small molecules targeting Toll-Like Receptors: towards a new generation of therapeutics”.
  • Thesis defense: Benjamin Liet
    on the November 15, 2019
    Benjamin Liet from DCM, will defend his thesis :"Synthesis and study of multimeric peptide conjugates for selective binding of cancer cells". His thesis directors are Olivier Renaudet and Nathalie Berthet.

The diversity and complexity of sugars : new molecules & materials for innovation

Glyco@Alps explores the fascinating structural diversity and complexity of sugars, including those found in the Alpine biodiversity, and focuses on their exploitation for biopharmaceuticals, medical diagnostics, personalized medicine, materials, environmental sustainability and innovative bio-industries

With the involvement of around 100 scientists of different domains, Glyco@Alps will highlight the University Grenoble Alpes as the first glycoscience center in France. Organization of  international summer schools and scientific meetings will insure visibility at the international level. Glyco@Alps also aims at attracting and training the next generation of glycoscientists, with a pluridisciplinary approach and a broad view to environmental and innovation issues.