Current Literature in Glycobiology (Journal Club)

MED 246 / BIOM 246 / CMM 246   |  Fall, Winter, Spring Quarters  |  Fridays 12:00 - 1:00pm
Course Director:  Lars Bode
Co-Directors: Jeffrey D. Esko, Pascal Gagneux, Ajit Varki, Philip Gordts


Tracy Gilstrap
Education Coordinator
(858) 822-1378

2018 Orientation:  Friday September 28, 2018, 12:00 - 1:00pm
Biomedical Research Building II (BRF2) Room 4103

Current Literature in Glycobiology is a one-credit (per quarter) elective that provides a forum for informally discussing current papers in glycobiology research. Topics include glycan chemistry, biochemistry, genetics, cell biology, and molecular biology in animals, plants and microbes, as well as medical aspects of glycobiology.

​September 28
INTRODUCTION      Paper Guidelines.pdf
Glycobiology Journal Club Intro Slides
Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e
​All Instructors
​October 5
Rapid detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in sputum with a solvatochromic trehalose probe
​Ryan Weiss
Esko Lab
​October 12
Heparan Sulfate Organizes Neuronal Synapses through Neurexin Partnerships.pdf
Mike Vaill
Varki Lab
​October 19
​Ribitol restores functionally glycosylated α-dystroglycan and improves muscle function in dystrophic FKRP-mutant mice
Chelsea Painter
Esko Lab
​October 26
HAase activity glucose metabolism.pdf
Greg Golden
Esko Lab
​November 2
Loss of GCNT2 I-branched glycans enhances melanoma growth and survival.pdf
Phillip Bartels
Tor Lab
​November 9
J. Biol. Chem.-2018-Ndeh-jbc.RA118.004510.pdf
​Chirag Dhar
Varki Lab
​November 16
O-GlcNAcylation mediates metastasis of cholangiocarcinoma through FOXO3 and MAN1A1.pdf
Supplemental Information.pdf
​Charlotte Spliid
Esko Lab

​November 30
Hyaluronidase inhibits reactive adipogenesis and inflammation of colon and skin.pdf
​Bastian Ramms
Gordts lab
​December 7
Eradication of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Cells by Targeting Glycosylated PD-L1
Supplemental Info.pdf
Hector Cuello
Esko Lab
​December 14
Adipocyte OGT governs diet-induced hyperphagia and obesity
Supplemental Information_Li
​Ariane Pessentheiner
Gordts Lab
​December 21

​December 28

​January 4

Ryan Porell
Godula Lab
​January 11

​Sun-Mi Choi
Nizet Lab
​January 18

​January 25

​Sudeshna Saha
Varki Lab
​February 1

​February 8

​February 15

​February 22

Vineet Tummala
Gordts Lab
​March 1

​March 8

​Patricia Gnieslaw de Oliveira
Guma Lab
​March 15

​Naazneen Khan
Varki Lab
​March 22

​March 29

​April 5

​April 12

​April 19

​April 26

​May 3

​May 10

​May 17

​May 24

​May 31

​Saurabh Srivastava
Varki Lab
​June 7

Yang Ji
Varki Lab​