Network of Actions COVID-19

Network of Actions COVID-19

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 (prs@hi.is) for more information If you are interested in building collaborations with any other Action.

New call for Coronavirus research launched on 19 May 2020 with €122 million of additional funding (deadline 11 June 2020)

New call for Coronavirus research launched on 19 May 2020 with €122 million of additional funding (deadline 11 June 2020)

The European Commission has mobilised an additional €122 million from its research and innovation programme, Horizon 2020, for urgently needed research into the coronavirus (see announcement, webinar and presentation). The call addresses the following topics: SC1-PHE-CORONAVIRUS-2020-2A - Repurposing of manufacturing for vital medical supplies and equipment SC1-PHE-CORONAVIRUS-2020-2B - Medical technologies, Digital tools and Artificial Intelligence (AI) analytics to improve surveillance and...

Upcoming online events

Upcoming online events: some dates for your diary: Coronaviruses, SARS-CoV-2, & Glycans A Common Fund Glycoscience Program Workshop (Virtual) May 1, 2020 1 p.m. EDT https://meetings.nigms.nih.gov/meetings/Coronaviruses/ RSC Carbohydrate ECR Webinar 2020 The RSC Carb group will be hosting an Early Career Researcher Webinar on 5th of June 2020. Abstract deadline 15th May 2020. More info: https://www.rsc.org/events?MemberNetwork=13&PageTitle=13 GlycoNet's glycovirtual Poster Session:  On...

Women at the Forefront of Chemistry

Collaboration between Prof Cristina Nativi (University of Florence, Italy) and Prof Carmen Galan (University of Bristol, UK) in ACS Omega virtual issue "Women at the Forefront of Chemistry" https://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/acsomega.8b00633?ref=vi_women-in-stem2020

Special Issue “Functional Glyconanomaterials”

Prof. José Manuel García Fernández, Prof. M. Carmen Galan and Prof. Dr. Jose M. Palomo are editing the special issue for Nanomaterials : "Functional Glyconanomaterials" More information can be found online at https://www.mdpi.com/journal/nanomaterials/special_issues/glyconanomaterials or download special issue flyer here