Speakers

The following list of individuals will give presentations at the GlycoT 2020. This list will be updated with more speakers upon their confirmation. Please check back regularly.

 SpeakerPresentation Title
Professor Anne DellAnne DellHigh Sensitivity Glycomics: Applications To Research On Cancer Vaccines And Pre-Term Birth
Barbara ImperialiBarbara Imperiali(Phospho)glycosyl Transferases Initiators of Glycan Assembly at Membrane Interfaces
Celso A. ReisCelso ReisAltered glycosylation in Cancer – insights for targeting tumor heterogeneity and novel targets.
Charles DimitroffCharles DimitroffHypoxia helps drive the glycobiological signature of metastatic melanomas
Christine SzymanskiChristine SzymanskiN-glycosylation in Campylobacter, an old pathogen with new problems
Christopher M. WestChristopher M. WestO-glycosylation: Lessons learned from an oxygen-dependent cytoplasmic pathway of parasites
Federico FornerisFederico FornerisInvestigating the molecular mechanisms of human collagen glycosyltransferases
Fu-Tong LiuFu-Tong LiuGalectins and Innate Immunity
Gerald W. HartGerald HartNutrient Regulation of Signaling, Transcription and Translation by O-GlcNAcylation
Hakon LefflerHakon LefflerHow do galectins “read” N-glycans in solution, on glycoproteins, at the cell surface and inside cell
Hans BakkerHans BakkerC-mannosylation of thrombospondin repeats.
Henrik ClausenHenrik ClausenDisplay of the Human Mucinome With Defined O-Glycans by Gene Engineered Cells
Jin-ichi InokuchiJin-ichi InokuchiHomeostatic and pathogenic roles of GM3 ganglioside molecular species in TLR4 signaling
John SamuelsonJohn SamuelsonThe complex cell and molecular biology of the nucleocytosolic O-fucosyltransferase of Toxoplasma
Joseph ZaiaJoseph ZaiaQuantifying change spike protein glycosylation during viral evolution
Karen J. ColleyKaren ColleyUnique Requirements for Polysialylation of NCAM, Neuropilin-2 and SynCAM-1
Kelley MoremenKelley MoremenGlycosyltransferase structures as modular templates for diverse glycan synthesis
Kevin CampbellKevin CampbellPOMK Regulates Dystroglycan Function
Markus AebiMarkus AebiFunctional analysis of the thioredoxin-subunits of yeast oligosaccharyltransferase in vivo and in vitro: a first in-depth analysis of one of the auxiliary subunits of OST
Max CrispinMax CrispinSite-specific Glycan Analysis of the SARS-CoV-2 Spike
Naoyuki TaniguchiNaoyuki TaniguchiKeratan sulfate analogues attenuate emphysema in mice models for COPD: lessons from studies on Fut8
Natasha ZacharaNatasha ZacharaDecoding Stress-induced Changes in O-GlcNAcylation
Pamela StanleyPamela StanleyGlycans that Regulate Notch Signaling in the Intestine
Parastoo AzadiParastoo AzadiGlycosylation of the Coronavirus Spike protein & its Receptor Angiotensin Converting Enzyme 2
Richard CummingsO-Glycans to the Rescue: How a Little Sugar Goes a Long Way
Robert S. HaltiwangerRobert HaltiwangerBiological Function Of Two Novel Protein O-Glucosyltransferases
Susan L. BellisSusan BellisST6Gal-I sialyltransferase contributes to early stages in the development of pancreatic cancer
Timm FiebigTimm Fiebig /
Rita Gerardy-Schahn
Bacterial capsule polymerases tools for the production of nature-identical vaccines
Yuanyuan_RuanYuanyuan RuanGFAT1 Promotes Stemness And Tumorigenesis Of Pancreatic Cancer Via Activating β-Catenin Pathway

TBD denotes “To Be Decided”

* Note- Speaker list and titles are subject to change. Please check back regularly.