Glycobiology: –°arbohydrate–protein recognition (VI-S28)

Chairs: Nicolai Bovin
  Monica Palcic

July 9, 2013

08.30 - 09.10

Kurt Drickamer   Imperial College, UK

Recognizing sugars: Identification of glycan-binding receptors in innate and adaptive immunity

09.10 - 09.35

James Paulson   Departments of Chemical Physiology and Molecular Biology, La Jolla, CA, USA

Siglecs mediate B cell tolerance as sensors of self

09.35 -10.00

Jacques LePendu   Institut de Biologie, Nantes, France

Histo-blood group antigens in host-pathogens co-evolution and providers of "herd innate protection"

10.00 -10.25

John Skehel   MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK

Sialic acid recognition by influenza viruses