The Virtual Meeting of Working Group 3 Antibacterial, antimicrobial carbohydrates, glycoconjugates and surface coatings will take place on on Friday March 5 at 14.00, with seminars from representative speakers of the Working Group 3. You can download the program here
A new nanomaterial, based on copper nanoparticles, inhibits the spread of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. “This new technology consists of nanoparticles that they interact with the coronavirus proteins, modifying them through an oxidation mechanism and blocking their ability to infect human cells”, Says José Miguel Palomo, member of GlycoNanoProbes COST Action 19132 and team leader in this development, at the head of the Biological Chemistry and Biocatalysis group of the Institute of...
The WG1 virtual workshop: Innovative glyconanomaterials for biomedical, prognostic and diagnostic devices; Synthesis and application will be held on 11th Jan 2021. You can download the Scientific Program here
Working Group 2: "Bioactive glycomaterials for personalized, regenerative and non-invasive therapies " will hold their Virtual COST Action Meeting on Wednesday 12 December 2020 from 12:00 GMT. You can download the Scientific Program here
Since we can not meet face-to-face due to the Covid-19 pandemics, we are planning to hold virtual meetings. Therefore, we would like to invite you to give 30min-talks and 5-minute sound bites from early-career researchers. The deadline to give a title for a presentation is next Friday (November 27th). As for the first weekly meeting, we are going to make arrangements for an afternoon of the week starting on December 7th. (Exact dates and times will be later announced), and we might include a...
COST Academy is organizing two webinars on the topics of Intellectual Property (IP) and Standardisation. The topics are closely related and relevant to the work of many COST Actions. The webinars are therefore organised with the specific target group of COST Action participants in mind, and will be delivered by the European IP Helpdesk and CEN and CENELEC. Tthe level of both webinars will be introductory. Please note that it is possible to register for one or both webinars. COST Academy...
Termis 2021: 6th world congress of the Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS2021). The deadline for Abstract Submission has been extended to 15 September 2021. Topics for the submission include: “Biomaterial design & development” under the title “Glycoscience in tissue engineering: from glycobiomaterials to glycosignature in regeneration”Abstract submission:https://www.termis.org/WC2021
Norbornene-Functionalized Chitosan Hydrogels and Microgels via Unprecedented Photoinitiated Self-Assembly for Potential Biomedical Applications
Recent publication from Prof Carmen Galan's group at University of Bristol in ACS Applied Biomaterials; read more at https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acsabm.0c00629#.Xyk6HxRirj0.twitter
This work from Prof Valentin Wittmann's research group has been recently published in Chemical Science; you can read this open access article at :https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlehtml/2020/sc/d0sc01744b
The COST community has offered an opportunity for collaborations with other Actions on research related to COVID-19. Dr Priyanka Sahariah has taken up the role of a Co-ordinator for communication with other Actions. Please contact Priyanka (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information If you are interested in building collaborations with any other Action.