International Symposium on Microbial Glycoconjugate Synthesis and Catabolism

January 22, 2020
We are organizing the “International Symposium on Microbial Glycoconjugate Synthesis and Catabolism” which will be held March 9-12, 2020 at Soka University, Tokyo.  A symposium will be held for the first 1.5 days, and the second part of this symposium will be a hackathon, where the participants, consisting of both “wet” experimentalists and “dry” computer experts will discuss and develop MicroGlycoDB, a database of glycan-related genes, pathways and structures.
The home page for this symposium is at:
Dates: Monday, March 9, 2020 - Thursday, March 12, 2020
Registration: free
Registration deadline: Friday, February 28, 2020 (Please register from the home page link above)
Location: Soka University Global Square AE256
Program and location details are on the home page. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.
Kiyoko F. Aoki-Kinoshita, Soka University (
Kazuhiro Aoki, CCRC, University of Georgia (