Events July 7, 2024

EuChemS Chemistry Congress

From July 7th to 11th, 9th EuChemS Chemistry Congress was held in the vibrant city of Dublin. The EuChemS Chemistry Congress featured an exciting scientific programme with world-leading plenary...

4 mins

Glycosyltransferases in Colorectal Cancer

February 22, 2024

Glycosylation in CRC can affect cell migration, cell-cell adhesion, actin polymerization, mitosis, cell membrane repair, apoptosis, cell differentiation, stemness regulation, intestinal mucosal barrier integrity, immune system regulation, T cell...

Events November 1, 2023

Royal Society of Chemistry Autumn Meeting 2023

On November 1st and 2nd, it was held in Manchester Institute of Biotechnology (University of Manchester) the 2023 edition of the Royal Society of Chemistry autumn meeting. Dextra was one the...

4 mins

Discover the ABO Blood Group Antigens

October 4, 2023

The ABO blood typing system is of the utmost importance in transfusion and transplantation medicine.Structural knowledge of the blood group antigens has also enabled greater understanding of blood diseases...

Events September 26, 2023

BioForward 2023

Dextra attended BioForward 2023 at the King Center in Oxford, which was held on September 26th. BioForward is OBN’s “Roadmap for Growth” life science event, dedicated to provide skills, know-how...

4 mins

The role of Iminosugars

August 25, 2023

Iminosugars are naturally occurring carbohydrate analogues, where a nitrogen atom replaces the oxygen ring atom, and have been known since the early 1970’s.These natural compounds and their synthetic derivatives can...

Events July 13, 2023

Eurocarb 2021

Dextra attended the Eurocarb 2021 at La Maison de la Chimie in Paris, which was held from July 9th to July 13th. The event has been an important opportunity...

Events June 16, 2023

Jenner Glycobiology and Medicine Symposium

Dextra was the official Sponsor of 15th edition of the Jenner Glycobiology and Medicine Symposium. It was an exciting day in Porto, during which we had the chance to...

Events June 14, 2023

Dextra will attend the 15th edition of the Jenner Glycobiology and Medicine symposium

We are getting close to the 15th edition of the Jenner Glycobiology and Medicine symposium, which will be held from 14th to 16th of June at Institute for Research...

Events April 3, 2023

Royal Society of Chemistry Spring Meeting 2023

On April 3rd and 4th, it was held in Burlington House (London), the 2023 edition of the Royal Society of Chemistry spring meeting. Dextra was one the official sponsors...

4 mins

Dextra Award Nominations 2023 

January 24, 2023

The nominations for the Dextra Carbohydrate Chemistry Award are officially open. This award, which is sponsored by Dextra Laboratories, was founded in 1970. It is presented to a scientist...

Events January 16, 2023

GlycoBioTec 2023 – Max Planck Institut

Dextra laboratories was the official Sponsor of GlycoBioTec 2023, organized by the Max Planck Institut. The conference took place from January 16th to January 19th in the Harnack House,...