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Special Issue "Advanced Glycoproteomics Research"

A special issue of International Journal of Molecular Sciences (ISSN 1422-0067). This special issue belongs to the section "Biochemistry".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 September 2023) | Viewed by 76

Special Issue Editor

Institutes of Biomedical Sciences, Fudan University, 138 Yixueyuan Road, Shanghai 200032, China
Interests: bioinformatics; proteomics; genomics; system biology; glycosylation

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues, 

Glycosylation, a modification that occurs on amino acids, is a highly prevalent post-translational modification in cells. Glycosylation plays important biological functions, particularly in glycoproteins on the cell membrane, such as the immunoglobulin superfamily and integrin receptors, which are responsible for cell signaling and communication. Mass spectrometry is a high-throughput technique that can be used to identify glycoproteins and can even achieve site-specific glycan structures. Characterizing glycoproteins in biological samples using high-throughput approaches, including subsequent biochemical validation, is a cutting-edge direction for deciphering the biological functions of site-specific glycosylation.

Dr. Yang Zhang
Guest Editor

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  • glycosylation
  • glycoproteomics
  • site-specific glycan structures
  • glycan function
  • biochemical validation

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