Glycobiology and Glycoimmunology: From Concepts to Clinical Relevance
Tuesday, March 4, 2014: 6:45 AM-8:00 AM
Convention Center, Upper Level, Room 2
1.25 CME/ 1.50 CE
Nives Zimmermann , MD FAAAAI
Learning Objectives:
  1. Explain sialic acid biosynthesis and its role in human biology
  2. Define the role that glycans play in immune recognition and regulation
6:45 AM
Cell Surface Sialic Acids: The 'Dark Matter' of Immune Regulation
Ronald L. Schnaar, PhD
  • Cell Surface Sialic Acids.pdf (783.7 kB)
  • 7:00 AM
    Induction of Tolerance by Targeting B Cell Siglecs
    James C. Paulson, PhD
    7:15 AM
    Sialic Acid Recognition is Key to Immune Regulation-Role of Siglecs
    Bruce S. Bochner, MD FAAAAI
    7:30 AM
    Question & Answer
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