|Christopher Ashwood is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Medical College of Wisconsin, USA, as part of the Gundry Lab. He is obtaining his PhD at Macquarie University, Australia under the supervision of Prof. Nicki Packer. He obtained a Master of Research investigating the glycosylation pathway of fungus in 2015 and his Ph.D. focuses on advancing PGC-LC-ESI-MS/MS for glycomics with applications in TLR4-mediated inflammation, submitting this year. Chris has performed oral presentations regarding technical and software applications in the area of glycomics at HUPO in 2016, as part of a Thermo Scientific workshop, and in 2017, as part of the main program. Read More
Finally, we combine both approaches, building an annotated spectral library of >200 glycan structures with normalised retention values. We apply this spectral library in Skyline for automated glycan profiling of cell lines and tissues, achieving confident peak assignment.