SriKumar defended his dissertation and completed his oral defense today. Next month he leaves to start a postdoctoral position at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases in Dr. Barry's lab.
Our latest manuscript, Synthesis of a Liposomal MUC1 Glycopeptide-Based Immunotherapeutic and Evaluation of the Effect of L‑Rhamnose Targeting on Cellular Immune Responses , has just been published in Bioconjugate Chemistry. DOI: 10.1021/acs.bioconjchem.5b00528
This week Prof. Sucheck was elected as the next Secretary of the American Chemical Society Division of Carbohydrate Chemistry. If you are not a member of the division and would like to become one you can join here.
The group traveled to Cleveland State University for the 11th Midwest Carbohydrate and Glycobiology Symposium. The students did a fantastic job presenting their work and listened to some great talks. Sandeep Thanna received one of the best oral presentation awards.