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Marthe speaks at performing arts festival Noorderzon


During the Noorderzon Festival, Marthe gave a lecture on ‘The various faces of sugar’ at the event Noorderlichten, organized by the Young Academy Groningen. Noorderlichten was a 5-day event that included scientific activities and experiments for children during the day, and four mini-lectures for adults every night, where the audience was wearing headphones. In Marthe’s [...]

Marthe speaks at performing arts festival Noorderzon2020-04-19T11:31:29+01:00

The Sugar Team attends the 20th Eurocarb symposium in Leiden


  Stella gave an oral presentation about her work on the stereoselective glycosylations with talose. Liubov gave an oral presentation about the generation of peptide substrates for bacterial glycosyltransferases. And Michela presented a poster on the isolation of exopolysaccharides.

The Sugar Team attends the 20th Eurocarb symposium in Leiden2020-04-19T11:32:03+01:00

Day Chair at ISCOMS 2019


Marthe chaired the pre-course day of the International Student Congress Of (bio)Medical Sciences. On the first day of this congress, the students were treated to a great line-up of plenary speakers, and could choose from a variety of workshops from the biomedical sciences.

Day Chair at ISCOMS 20192020-04-19T11:32:12+01:00

Lecture at the Betamasterclass


At the Betamasterclass organized by the KNG and ScienceLinx, Marthe gave a short lecture entitled ‘Sugars: healthy or not?’ for high school students. In only 15 minutes, they learned about the structure and function of different sugars.

Lecture at the Betamasterclass2020-04-19T11:32:21+01:00

Lecture at the Oncology Research Meeting


Marthe delivered a lecture entitled ‘Glycobiology: the study of sugars in health and disease’ at the Oncology Research Meeting at the University Medical Center Groningen. With an audience with diverse backgrounds (doctors, researchers, analysts from medical oncology, gynecology, pulmonology), there was an inspiring discussion afterwards!

Lecture at the Oncology Research Meeting2020-04-19T11:32:33+01:00

Stratingh Seminar by Justin Ragains


We hosted Justin Ragains from the Louisiana State University for a department seminar. He gave an inspiring lecture on photochemistry and carbohydrates. Check out his website:

Stratingh Seminar by Justin Ragains2020-04-19T11:32:41+01:00