• News/Events
  • Call for guest researchers
    on the December 9, 2019
    Glyco@Alps offers a limited number of grants for guest researchers who intend to stay in a Glyco@Alps laboratory for 2 months. The researcher should have a work contract at his/her home institution that includes full salary and health insurance during the stay in France.
  • Nanocellulose Winter School
    from December 11, 2019 to December 13, 2019
    Glyco@Alps is organizing a winter school on nanocellulose which will take place in "Col du Lautaret" (French Alps). The winter school will be from 11th to 13th of December 2019 and dedicated to Master and PhD students from all over Europe.
  • 8th Warren Workshop
    from August 26, 2020 to August 29, 2020
    We are pleased to invite you to join the 8th Warren Workshop on recent advances in glycoconjugate analysis and bioinformatics. The event will take place in Grenoble (France) from August 26 to 29, 2020.The workshop is supported by Glyco@Alps and Alliance Campus Rhodanien.

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.