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  • News/Events
  • Call for tickets and scholarships
    from December 17, 2018 to January 25, 2019
    Glyco@Alps offers a limited number of grants for tickets and scholarship to be used in 2019. Deadline is January 25.
  • Call for guest researchers
    on the December 17, 2018
    Glyco@Alps offers a limited number of grants for guest researchers who intend to stay in Grenoble 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.
  • Glyco@Club Call for young researchers
    from December 17, 2018 to January 25, 2019
    Glyco@Alps offers a limited number of grants for PhD students and young researchers who will attend a scientific event to present their work in 2019.Deadline is January 25.
  • Olga Makshakova, researcher, Kazan Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics FRC KazSC RAS, received a Glyco@Alps grant as a guest researcher for two months at CERMAV (Grenoble), molecular and structural glycobiology group.

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.