Artificial Sugar Blocks Spread Of Liver Cancer

A modified sugar can prevent liver cancer cells from becoming invasive by disrupting a key step in the fucosylation pathway.

Sugar-Coated Catalysts That Work In Live Mice

Carbohydrate structures called glycans could help researchers send metal catalysts to specific tissues without the need for time-consuming antibody development.

A Sugary Solution For Preventing Obesity

Researchers have identified an enzyme involved in the differentiation of fat cells that could possibly be targeted to prevent obesity.

Sugars, Science & Society

Professor Wong Chi-Huey, president of Academia Sinica of Taiwan, has built his career on carbohydrates. He shares his motivations for research and the impact science can have on society.