14th International Conference of the European Chitin Society
6-10 September 2020 Kazan, Russia
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International Young Researchers Symposium on Marine

and Plant Polysaccharides (MPP 2020)

6th- 7th September, 2020, Grand Hotel Kazan, Kazan, Russia

 

Program Committee

Chairs: Svetlana Yu. Bratskaya  and  Vladislav M. Chernov

Members:

O.N. Ilinskaya,The Federal Research CenterKazan Scientific Center” of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

V.P. Varlamov, The Federal Research Centre “Fundamentals of Biotechnology” of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

I.M. Ermak, Pacific Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry FEBRAS, Russia

S.N. Kulikov, Kazan Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, Russia

I.V. Yakovleva, The Federal Research Centre “Fundamentals of Biotechnology” of the Russian Academy of Sciences

P.V. Zelenikhin, Kazan (Volga-Region) Federal University, Russia

N.L. Zakharchenko, Kazan Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Federal Research Center “Kazan Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences”, Russia

M.G. Holyavka, Voronezh State University, Russia

F.M. Goycoolea, University of Leeds, UK

M.G. Peter, University of Potsdam, Germany

I. Aranaz, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

 

Topics

Marine polyssacharides (Chair of the section – S. Bratskaya)

-        Chitin and chitosan: sources, characterization, derivatization

-        Algal polysaccharides: sources, structure, properties, applications (non-biomedical)

-        Biomedical application of marine polysaccharides and derivatives

-        Functional materials based on marine and synthetic polysaccharides

 

Plant and microbial polysaccharides (Chair of the section – T. Gorshkova)

-        Comparative effectiveness of different polysaccharides as drug carriers

-        Polysaccharides in cell walls of plants

-        Polysaccharides in bacterial biofilms

-        Cellulose and its enzymatic destruction in practical codicology

 

Invited speakers

(to be confirmed)

 

Marine Polysaccharides

Prof. Vitaliy V. Khutoryanskiy , Department of Pharmacy, School of Chemistry, Food and Pharmacy, University of Reading, UK -  “Chitosan and its derivatives for transmucosal drug deliver”

Prof. I.M. Ermak, Pacific Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry FEBRAS, Russia - “Why are carrageenans so interesting?”

Dr. Marcela Mihai, Head of Department of Functional Polymers, “Petru Poni” Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Iasi, Romania - “Chitosan and Starch: building blocks for advanced materials”

 

Plant and microbial polysaccharides

Prof. Tatyana Gorshkova, Kazan Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Federal Research Center “Kazan Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences” Russia - “Glucuronoarabinoxylans of the type II plant cell walls”

Prof. Yuri Zuev. Kazan Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, FRC KazSC RAS, Russia - “Polysaccharide matrices as carriers of pharmacological protein drugs”

Dr. Airat Kajumov, Kazan (Volga-Region) Federal University, Russia - “Antagonism in mixed bacterial biofilms: role of exopolysaccharides”

Organizers, Sponsors and Partners
EU_Chitin
RU_Chitin
RSBiotech
ICHDVO
KNC
Entoprotech
Биопрогресс
Tentorium