BSP Autumn Symposium 2018

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)

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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.

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