Prof. Cummings is a Visiting Professor at the BOKU (28th May – 9th June 2018); his research focuses on the fundamental biological processes regulating cell adhesion and signaling with particular emphasis on the functions of glycans in glycoproteins and other glycoconjugates; his laboratory studies a wide variety of glycan binding proteins, e.g., C-type lectins and galectins, and their roles in specific cellular functions. He is also holding a series of lectures for students (Glycan recognition in the context of biological functions and disease processes, 772.006; see BOKU online for details).
VIBT seminar on Monday, 28th May 2018, 12:30
Department of Chemistry, BOKU
New Building: Muthgasse 11, 1190 Vienna
Seminar Room 12, ground floor