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GlycoAnalytics Core

The GlycoAnalytics Core is the service division of the Glycobiology Research and Training Center, providing analytical services to the research community for more than 23 years. 

Advanced Glycan Analysis

‚ÄčLeveraging the strength of academic and pharmaceutical research and development, the UC San Diego GlycoAnalytics Core offers advanced glycan analysis services worldwide. Our specialties include:

  • Glycosaminoglycans
  • Sialic acids
  • N- and O-glycans
  • Structural analysis of microbial polysaccharides (lipopolysaccharide, capsular polysaccharide, extracellular polysaccharide, biofilms, etc.)
  • Structural analysis of various glycolipids
  • Analysis of nucleotides, nucleosides, sugar nucleotides, and sugar phosphates

View our standard Service List.

Custom analyses can be created to meet your needs. Contact the GlycoAnalytics Core Director, Biswa P. Choudhury, The GlycoAnalytics Core is also available to participate in larger studies and partner on grant opportunities. 


The GlycoAnalytics Core welcomes the opportunity to collaborate on a wide range of cross-displinary and translational projects. Please contact the GlycoAnalytics Core Director, Biswa P. Choudhury, to discuss your project needs. Once an overview of the research is given, project parameters can be defined and a timeline developed.

Mailing Address (for samples)

GlycoAnalytics Core
BRF2 Room 4243
9500 Gilman Drive, #0687
La Jolla, CA 92093-0687

Include a completed GlycoAnalytics Requisition Form.pdf with all sample submissions.