Quanta Magazine - Researchers Read the Sugary ‘Language’ on Cell Surfaces

Glycans, the complex sugars that stud cellular surfaces, are like a language that life uses to mediate vital interactions. Researchers are learning how to read their meaning.

Dr. Richard Cummings from the NCFG talks about the role of glycomolecules and the challenges in the field.

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