Chemical Glycobiology

@article{Bertozzi2001ChemicalG,
  title={Chemical Glycobiology},
  author={Carolyn R. Bertozzi and and Laura L. Kiessling},
  journal={Science},
  year={2001},
  volume={291},
  pages={2357 - 2364}
}
Chemical tools have proven indispensable for studies in glycobiology. Synthetic oligosaccharides and glycoconjugates provide materials for correlating structure with function. Synthetic mimics of the complex assemblies found on cell surfaces can modulate cellular interactions and are under development as therapeutic agents. Small molecule inhibitors of carbohydrate biosynthetic and processing enzymes can block the assembly of specific oligosaccharide structures. Inhibitors of carbohydrate… 
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