Fascinating joint invention by Università degli Studi di Firenze and Florida International University – Robert Sackstein MD,PhDBarbara Richichi, and Kyle Martin.
The specific glycomimetic fucosyltransferase inhibitors created are proposed for treatment of a variety of diseases, like acute inflammatory disease, chronic inflammatory disease, diabetes, cystic fibrosis, or a cancer via a modification of fucosylated cell surface glycoconjugates.

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