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The next GlycoMIP Scientists on Screen (journal club) event will feature Dr. Jia Niu, Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Boston College. Dr. Niu will discuss his recent Nature Chemistry article, Precision Native Polysaccharides from Living Polymerization of Anhydrosugars. The Zoom-based presentation and discussion will take place on Thursday, November 16 at 1:00 […]

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Call for Nominations for the Whistler Award 2024

In 1984, the International Carbohydrate Organization established an award in honour of Professor Roy L. Whistler, to recognize scientists ‘who have made contributions of excellence in carbohydrate chemistry and biochemistry and with promise of continuing significant contributions’. This award will be presented following the Opening Ceremony of the XXXI International Carbohydrate Symposium, Shanghai, China (July

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PhD studentship on underwater adhesion of brown algae

The Department of Sustainable and Bioinspired Materials (Director Prof. Dr. Silvia Vignolini) at the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces in Potsdam, Germany, invites applications from outstanding young scientists for a PhD project on underwater adhesion of brown algae.  In this project, we aim to understand the chemical and structural composition of this glue

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Student research project on plant-seed based adhesives available

The Department of Sustainable and Bioinspired Materials (Director Prof. Dr. Silvia Vignolini) at the Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces in Potsdam, Germany, invites applications from outstanding young scientists to investigate plant seed-based adhesives. This project aims to understand the composition, structure and mechanical properties of certain seed mucilages. The first objective is to

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GlycoMIP Scientists on Screen

The next GlycoMIP Scientists on Screen (journal club) event will feature Dr. Breeanna Urbanowicz, Assistant Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Georgia (UGA) and a member of the Complex Carbohydrate Research Center. Dr. Urbanowicz will discuss her recent ACS Materials article, Enzymatic Synthesis of Xylan Microparticles with Tunable

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Professor Lars Berglund is the 2023 Anselme Payen Award winner

The 2023 Anselme Payen Award winner is Dr Lars Berglund, Professor in Wood and Wood Composites at KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden, who was also the founding Director of the Wallenberg Wood Science Center. Lars is a very creative scientist who is known to push the boundary of cellulose materials research. He is the

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