International workshop on Glycosaminoglycans

from June 19, 2019 to June 21, 2019

Dulce Papy Garcia (Gly-CRRET, UPEC, Créteil) and Romain Vives (IBS, Grenoble and Glyco@Alps member) are organizing the next INSERM (French national institute for Health Sciences) international workshop on Glycosaminoglycans that will take place in Bordeaux, on the 19-21th of June 2019.
The goal of this workshop is to put an emphasis on the technological developments and breakthroughs that led to progress in the understanding of GAG structure and biological functions, as well as the perspectives of applications in diagnostics and therapy.

The workshop will include 4 main sessions focusing on :

-    1: GAG Biosynthesis and Metabolism
Confirmed speakers :  L. Kjellen (Uppsala Univ., Uppsala, Sweden) - L. Pedersen (South Carolina Univ., Chapel Hill, USA) - A. Malmström (Lund Univ., Lund, Sweden) - R. Vivès (IBS, Grenoble, France) - S. Fournel Gigleux (Nancy Univ., Nancy, France)

-    2: GAG-protein interactions and physiophatological conditions
Confirmed speakers :  H. Lortat-jacob (IBS, Grenoble, France) -  A. Vortkamp (Essen Univ., Essen, Germany) - D. Papy-Garcia (Université Paris Est, Créteil, France) -  J. van den Born, (Groningen Univ., Groningen, The Netherlands) - P. Nieto (Spanish National Research Council, Sevilla, Spain)

-    3: Technological and methodological approaches for GAG analysis
Confirmed speakers :  T. van Kuppevelt (Radboud Univ, Nijmegen, Pays-bas) - S. Ricard-Blum (Université de Lyon I, Lyon, France) - D. Bonnaffé (ICMMO, Orsay, France) - F. Noborn (Gothenburg Univ., Gothenbur, Sweden)

-    4: GAGs : from bench to bedside
Confirmed speakers :  P. Albanese (Université Paris Est, Créteil, France) - Yongmei Xu (South Carolina Univ., Chapel Hill, USA) - F. Chiapini (OTR3, Paris, France)

Registration are open (deadline 15/04) and all details can be found on :
Atelier INSERM 256

Published on May 16, 2019

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