Emil Fischer Award

Professor Jean-Paul Latgé wins Emil Fischer Carbohydrate Award 2015


LatgéThe Emil Fischer Carbohydrate Award has been established in 2008 by the European Carbohydrate Organisation (ECO) in order to honour active scientists distinguished with contributions of excellence to glycoscience. The Emil Fischer Award 2015 will be presented to Jean-Paul Latgé of the Institut Pasteur, Paris, France, in recognition of his outstanding accomplishments in fundamental and clinical aspects of the glycobiology of the human opportunistic fungal pathogen Aspergillus fumigatus.

Professor Latgé will present a plenary lecture on his research at the 18th European Carbohydrate Symposium.