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- n. The study of the biological role of carbohydrates (especially oligosaccharides) and glycosides
Experience in glycobiology/glycomics is desirable but not essential.
Copenhagen University, lead one of the tumor glycomics laboratories.
The alliance is a consortium of NCI-supported tumor glycomics laboratories that are working to reveal the cancer-related dynamics of complex carbohydrates and develop biomarkers for early cancer detection and risk assessment.