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Glycobiology Research and Training Center

​Our purpose is to encourage and advance research in glycobiology, promote collaboration, support the next generation of glycoscience researchers and make glycoscience an integral part of life and material science through outreach and education.


September 2018
The GRTC welcomes Scott Selleck, on sabbatical from Penn State University. He will be collaborating with a number of GRTC researchers for the next year. More about Scott.

August 2018
The NHLBI creates the National Career Development Consortium for Excellence in Glycosciences - a new national training program to mainstream glycosciences. Read the UCSD Press Release.

July 2018
The GRTC has been awarded one of four K12 Career Development Programs in Glycosciences. We are accepting applications into the program. More info...

About the GRTC

The GRTC is an internationally recognized research unit with an 19-year track record of facilitating and enhancing research, training and collaboration among researchers who study the molecular and cellular biology of glycans and their roles in health and disease.​
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2020 Symposium

The 23rd San Diego Glycobiology Symposium (SDGS) will be held Friday and Saturday, March 20-21, 2020 and is open to all researchers interested in Glycobiology. Trainees are invited to NextGen on March 19, 2020.
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Contact Us:
9500 Gilman Drive, #0687
La Jolla, CA 92093 - 0687

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