The theme of the 2018 Autumn Symposium was Parasite Glycobiology. This exciting one-day symposium brought together leading expertise to discuss cutting-edge aspects of parasite glycobiology, including evolution of glycosylation pathways, structure and biosynthesis parasite glycoconjugates, disease biomarkers and other translational applications.
Organiser: Dr Alvaro Acosta-Serrano (pictured below)
Speakers included François Routier (Hannover), Jay Bangs (Buffalo), Ian Wilson (Vienna), Richard Pleass (Liverpool), Cornelis Hokke (Leiden), Matthew Rogers (London), Luis Izquierdo (Barcelona), Andrew Jackson (Liverpool), Dolores González-Pacanowska (Granada) and Pedro Bonay (Madrid). The abstract book is available here.
Those presenting a poster were offered an opportunity to submit a manuscript to a special edition of Parasitology.