France-Isabelle Auzanneau

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Professor College of Engineering and Physical Sciences Department of Chemistry Guelph, Ontario auzanneau@chembio.uoguelph.ca Office: (519) 824-4120 ext. 53809

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Dr. Auzanneau is interested in the identification of such Epitopes displayed at the surface of tumor cells (TACEs) or bacteria and their use as immunotherapeutics in the fight against cancer or bacterial infection.

Specific carbohydrate antigens are expressed in at the surface of tumor c...


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Bio/Research

Dr. Auzanneau is interested in the identification of such Epitopes displayed at the surface of tumor cells (TACEs) or bacteria and their use as immunotherapeutics in the fight against cancer or bacterial infection.

Specific carbohydrate antigens are expressed in at the surface of tumor cells, non-host cells (i.e. red blood cells in transfusions) or bacteria and can be involved in antigen specific immune responses. Such immune reactions are mostly resulting in the production of antibodies that bind specifically to a three-dimensional Carbohydrate Epitope displayed within the antigen by a di- or tri- saccharide fragment of the antigen.


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