It is with deep sadness that we inform of the passing of prof. Benito Casu.
A mentor and guide for all the Ronzoni researchers, a brilliant and fervid scientific mind, a gentleman, he has left a profound and meaningful mark in the carbohydrate chemistry field and international community.
Below the text of the message of the current President of the “Societa' Chimica Italiana – Gruppo Interdivisionale dei Carboidrati”
Announcement of the final scientific program of the 24th Symposium on Glycosaminoglycans organized by
R. Krämer and J. Harenberg (University of Heidelberg, Germany) and G. Torri and A. Naggi („G. Ronzoni“ Institute for Chemical and Biochemical Research, Milan, Italy),
September 15th – 17th, 2016.
The Institute organizes a Mini-symposium in Milan, September 14th, 2016, at Palazzo Giureconsulti on
Heparin’s Centenary. Looking Forward to the Future of Heparin: New Sources, Developments and Applications.
Change of Institute Direction.
Dr. G. Torri left the direction of the Institute. The role has been entrusted to Dr.ssa A. Naggi while Dr Guerrini assumes the role of Vice-Director.