List of Poster Presentations

Presenting at 11:20 am – 12 pm MDT

P1
Title: Participation of O-GlcNAc and galectins in neutrophilic differentiation of human acute promyelocytic leukemia HL-60 cells
Author(s): Adam McTague, Rada Tazhitdinova, Alexander Timoshenko
Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of Western Ontario, London, ON

P2
Title: Quantitation of acetylated and non-acetylated sialic acids found in milk samples
Author(s): Alexander M. Garner1, Samantha A. Bakker2, Benjamin Noyovitz2, Wesley F. Zandberg1,2
Affiliation: 1Department of Biochemistry, University of British Columbia Okagagan, Kelowna, BC; 2 Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC

P3
Title: An inactive mutant of the hexosaminidase dispersin B acts as a selective probe for the biofilm-associated polysaccharide poly-N-acetylglucosamine
Author(s): Alexander Eddenden, Mark Nitz
Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

P4
Title: EcoCRM®, a recombinant CRM197 carrier protein for conjugate vaccines
Author(s): Andrew Lees, Morgane Ollivault-Shiflett, Natalia Oganesyan
Affiliation: Fina Biosolutions LLC, Rockville, MD, USA

P5
Title: Synthesis of a novel amphiphilic cyclodextrin for liquid crystalline studies
Author(s): Anna Niedzwiecka, Carita Sequeira, Chang-Chun Ling
Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

P6
Title: Synthesis of a novel amphiphilic cyclodextrin for liquid crystalline studies
Author(s): Austin Che, Chang-Chun Ling
Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

P7
Title: Structural and functional characterization of the Clostridioides difficile glycosyl hydrolase CcsZ
Author(s): Brian Lowrance, Joel T. Weadge
Affiliation: Department of Biology, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON

P8
Title: ABO-mismatched hematopoietic cell transplantation and ABO tolerance: assessment of ABH subtype-specific antibodies
Author(s): Bruce Motyka1,2, Anne Halpin1,2, Jean Pearcey1,2, Amina Kariminia2,3, Anat Halevy2,3, Stephanie Maier1,2, Peter Subrt2,3, Christopher W. Cairo2,4, Geoffrey D.E. Cuvelier2,5, Kirk R. Schultz2,3, Lori J. West1,2
Affiliation: 1Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; Alberta Transplant Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; 2Canadian Glycomics Network; Canadian Donation & Transplantation Research Program, Edmonton, AB; 3British Columbia Children’s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; 4Department of Chemistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; 5CancerCare Manitoba, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB

P9
Title: High-level natural anti-A antibody production and IgM to IgG Class switch in female vs male mice
Author(s): Bushra Anjum1, Ibrahim Adam1,2, Jordana Fersovich1, Maurits Sulzer1, Jean Pearcey1, Kesheng Tao1, Bruce Motyka1, Lori J. West1,2,3
Affiliation: 1Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; Alberta Transplant Institute, Canadian Donation and Transplantation Research Program, Edmonton, AB; 2Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; 3Department of Surgery and Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

P10
Title: Development of novel glyco-caged prodrugs to treat enteric inflammatory diseases
Author(s): Changqing Wang1, Sandra Clarke2, Walid Abdelmagid1, Mike Xiao2, Wade Abbott2, Douglas Inglis2, Harry Brumer1
Affiliation: 1Michael Smith Laboratories and Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; 2Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Lethbridge, AB

P11
Title: Using metaproteomics to identify galactosidases in the mouse gut microbiome for biomedical and industrial applications
Author(s): Diana Czuchry, Jianbing Jiang, Weijie Wang, Xuzheng Feng, Wenjuan Zhao, Nan Li
Affiliation: CAS Key Laboratory of Quantitative Engineering Biology, Shenzhen Institute of Synthetic Biology, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenzhen, China

P12
Title: Computational characterization of lectin binding sites: Uncovering determinants of glycan recognition
Author(s): Daniel Mattox1,2, Chris Bailey-Kellogg1,2
Affiliation: 1Program in Quantitative Biomedical Sciences, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH; 2Department of Computer Science, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

P13
Title: Modulatory roles of gangliosides in inflammatory activation, chemotaxis, phagocytosis and growth factor synthesis in primary microglia
Author(s): Danny Galleguillos1,4, Qian Wang1, Noam Steinberg1,4, Edward Schmidt2, Gaurav Srivastava3,4, C. Power3,4, Matthew Macauley2, Simonetta Sipione1,4
Affiliation: 1Department of Pharmacology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; 2Department of Chemistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; 3Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; 4Neuroscience and Mental Health Institute, Edmonton, AB

P14
Title: New approaches for studying siglec-ganglioside interactions
Author(s): Edward Schmidt1, A. Waldo1, Ling Han1, Heajin Park1, Elena Kitova1, John Klassen1, Matthew Macauley1,2
Affiliation: 1Department of Chemistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; 2Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB