Services and Training

Analytical Services and Training at the Complex Carbohydrate Research Center (CCRC) provides services in isolation and structural elucidation, and validation of polysaccharides, glycoproteins, and glycolipids to university, government, and industrial laboratories world-wide.

Researcher Scientist

Parastoo Azadi, Technical Director, Senior Investigator


Analytical services program, headed by Parastoo Azadi, Technical Director, processes hundreds of samples each year for glycan and glycopeptide analysis.  This service can also analyze glycolipid structure.  The state-of-the-art technologies that utilizes include those developed recently in the Glycomics Center.  In addition to a fee-for-service arrangement, Parastoo Azadi often acts as an active collaborator in particular research projects that are brought to her by the scientific community.  Learn more about analytical services program, at  AST website.

Also, Parastoo Azadi organizes several workshops that train participants in various aspects of analyses used to study glycans, glycoconjugates, and the enzymes that synthesize them.  The 2018 classes are listed here. 

Contact Parastoo Azadi at, for more information or to make a reservation.