We are updating the CarboMet website and need your input!

Click here to complete our 2 minute survey. CarboMet is building up a Toolbox of glyco-resources to highlight the wealth of expertise across Europe in each of our 3 Enabling Technology Areas of: Measurements & Analytical; Synthesis of Standards; Bioinformatics...

RSC (UK) Breaking the Barriers report

The RSC have published a report, ’Breaking the barriers’, which explores the barriers to women’s retention and progression in the chemical sciences and makes recommendations for action. Talented women, interested in an academic career, are leaving the sector before...

Synthetic Biologist position Cambridge Glycoscience

Applications are invited from talented and passionate scientists for a position leading Cambridge Glycoscience’s synthetic biology R&D programme. Cambridge Glycoscience is a food technology start-up. Our mission is to tackle the greatest public health crisis of...

PhD positions Marie-Curie ITN ‘NanoCarb’

2 vacancies as part of the Marie-Curie Innovative Training Network ‘NanoCarb’ are available in the lab of Professor Matt Gibson at Warwick University. This is a trans-european collaboration to investigate biomedical application of glycosylated nanomaterials and will...

PhD positions Marie-Curie ITN ‘PoLiMeR’

PhD positions available in experimental and computational sciences for the Marie-Curie Innovative Training Network “PoLiMeR’ Polymers in the Liver – Metabolism & regulation’. PhD student 1: Kinetic analysis of enzymes in glycogen metabolism Host organisation: John...

CarboMet at ICS Portugal July 2018

CarboMet sponsored 2 workshops (Young Researcher Workshop & Glycoinformatics Masterclass) at the 29th International Carbohydrate Symposium that took place in Lisboa, Portugal from 14-19th July 2018. For pictures of the workshops see...

EU Consultation on plastics feedstocks

Stakeholders’ consultation – Comparative LCA of alternative feedstocks for plastics production In January 2018,  the Commission adopted the European Strategy for Plastics in a Circular Economy, proposing a vision where alternative materials and feedstocks are...