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Glycobiology: Applications to Human Health and Disease
Proposal Submission Deadline:
June 30, 2015
Notification of Acceptance:
July 31, 2015
Full Chapter Submission:
October 31, 2015
Review Results Returned:
November 20, 2015
Final Chapter Submission:
December 15, 2015
Proposal Submission Deadline: June 30, 2015
1-2 pages including abstract, chapter objectives and chapter outlines with Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF format. Font should be Times new Roman, 12 point. Chapter Title Bold 14 point, Subtitle Bold 12 point. Submit to with the subject title as: “Glycobiology: Applications to Human Health and Disease – Chapter Proposal”.
Full Chapter Submission Deadline: October 31, 2015
Book Editors
Editor-in-Chief: Dr Hitesh H Mehta
Assistant Professor
Anand Peoples Medicare Society, Bhalej Road, Anand, India
Glycobiology is a main area of Glycosciences, dealing with various aspects of glycans, including carbohydrate structure, biochemistry, biological functions and applications. This is necessary in order to sustain and advance the identification of key glycobiological aspects and the application of Glycans and Glycoengineering strategies in the design of novel therapies to improve human health.
Suggested topics include (but are not limited to) the following:
• Glycans in Human Physiological Mechanisms
• Glycans and Cancer
• Congenital Disorders of Glycosylation
• Biosynthesis of Disease Related Carbohydrate Antigens
• Methods in Glycosciences
Chapter Submission Procedure
Researchers are invited to submit on or before June 30, 2015, a 1-2 page chapter proposal. Authors of accepted proposals will be notified July 31, 2015 about the status of their proposals and sent chapter guidelines. Authors of accepted proposals will be sent guidelines to prepare the full chapter (7,000 – 11,000 words length). Full chapters are expected to be submitted by October 31, 2015. All submitted chapter will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis. Contributors may also be requested to serve as a reviewer for this project.
The book is scheduled to be published by Science Publishing Group and it is anticipated to be released in the end of 2015 or in the first quarter of 2016.
If you have any inquiries about this program, please contact us at
Science Publishing Group
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New York, NY 10020
Tel: (001)347-983-5186