Posts tagged 'Glycobiology'

Answering your questions: How to detect glycan expression in tissue

Dr. August Estabrook, Senior Scientist at Vector Laboratories answers questions from a recent webinar on the basics of glycan screening and how to use GlysiteTM Scout Glycan Screening Kits.

November 9, 2022

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Impact of polysialylation in breast cancer outcomes

In this post we highlight a recent work from the University of British Columbia on the role of polySia, CD56, and polysialyltransferases in the breast tumor microenvironment.

September 28, 2022

Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month: Understanding blood cancers

To highlight the fight against these malignant blood cancer types, we will walk you through recent research publications that shed light on the complex mechanisms behind lymphoma and leukemia.

September 7, 2022

A behind-the-scenes look at the development of Glysite Scout

Glysite Scout Glycan Screening Kits, Immunofluorescence is the newest product from Vector Laboratories. We sat down with Senior Scientist August Estabrook to learn more about the development of this brand-new product.

August 3, 2022

How to use Glysite Scout Glycan Screening Kits

This how-to blog post will show you how to use the GlysiteTM Scout Glycan Screening Kit—regardless of which fluorophore your kit comes with. The post will walk you through everything from how to prepare and stain your slides through mounting your finished result

July 27, 2022

The Importance of Lectin and Glycan Binding Specificity

In this blog post, we will walk you through what exactly lectins are, how they bind to glycans, why this process is important, how to understand this process, and many other insights to help you leverage lectins in your research.

July 20, 2022

How glycobiology impacts cancer research

Cancer remains one of the deadliest diseases in the world because we still haven’t fully comprehended why and how it occurs. This article will highlight some areas within cancer research utilizing glycobiology.

July 13, 2022

How glycobiology contributes to research

Glycobiology is a rapidly growing field that’s giving insights in a variety of research areas. Discover the role of glycobiology in diagnostics, therapeutics, and so much more in this article.

May 11, 2022

5 ways lectins contribute to glycobiology

Lectins are powerful tools with many uses in glycobiology. Discover the ways you can use lectins in your research.

April 20, 2022

Glycobiology: The next frontier of cancer research

Find out how two brilliant scientists are studying complex carbohydrate chains to fight cancer in this article about glycobiology and tumorigenesis.

March 30, 2022